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March 19, 2020 Press Release
Our response to the Coronavirus outbreak will personify our American resilience and ingenuity. While we all deal with this crisis, it is most important to remember that we are all in it together and can do our part to help our senior citizens and those in need.
March 18, 2020 Press Release
During times like these, we all have a responsibility to look after our neighbors and give our communities the love and support they need. I commend Sheriff Simmons and his wife for doing their part to deliver meals since 1991 - their work is more important now than ever in supporting our senior citizens as we deal with the effects of the Coronavirus outbreak.
March 13, 2020 Press Release

GREENSBORO, N.C. - U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today announced that he will be hosting a telephone town hall with North Carolina Director of Emergency Services Mike Sprayberry and Wake Forest Baptist Chief Medical Officer Dr. Erik Summers on Tuesday, March 17th at 6:00 PM E.T.

March 11, 2020 Press Release
Access to your own name, image and likeness is a basic civil right. For too long, our student-athletes have been denied these rights and denied a voice by the NCAA. I look forward to working with this bipartisan caucus to tackle this injustice by insisting the NCAA to finally follow through on their long-broken promises for change.
March 4, 2020 Press Release
“When we came to Congress, we made a promise to serve all North Carolinians, regardless of background, and work to open doors of hope and opportunity. We quickly learned that HBCUs were integral to that effort and that you can have a ‘R’ by your name, but build genuine relationships and create opportunities across all the communities you represent. These efforts are some of my most proud accomplishments in the House. I am blessed with bridges we have built across communities and know they will have a lasting and positive impact for generations of students.”
March 3, 2020 Press Release
“We knew this coronavirus was going to impact North Carolina and we were ready and prepared. As the North Carolina Director of Emergency Management, Michael Sprayberry, and I discussed this morning, we have the health care and emergency responses in place to handle and contain this virus to the best of our ability. For now, we must have every faith that our public servants and officials - Republican or Democrat, federal or state - are all working hard to keep North Carolinians healthy and safe.
March 2, 2020 Press Release
“The humanitarian, security and health threats we are facing with the coronavirus are only being exacerbated by authoritarian socialist policies and the dishonesty of foreign aggressors and abusers. We need to be proactive and we need to seek the truth. One truth is that border security is clearly more important than ever. We need to know who is coming into our country and what they are bringing with them.”
February 27, 2020 Press Release
“This was my vision four years ago when we launched our first HBCU Fly-In. It’s a joy to partner with my friend, Senator Tim Scott, celebrating our HBCUs and the role they have played in our communities over the years. These efforts are some of the work I am most proud of while serving in the House. I look forward to continuing to advocate for these valuable institutions for many years to come.”
February 26, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) delivered the following opening statement at a Homeland Security Subcommittee on Intelligence and Counterterrorism hearing titled, "Confronting the Rise in Anti-Semitic Domestic Terrorism, Part II:"

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February 25, 2020 Press Release

MEBANE, N.C. - U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) honored Mebane’s Bob Walden as the Sixth District Community Hero of the Month for February 2020.

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