The House fails to pass the Walker-cosponsored 'Securing America's Future Act' in a 193-231 vote.
In address to NCLBCF, Walker discusses his background, why he ran for Congress, the importance of establishing strong relationships before enacting policies, and his focus of not just making an argument, but making a difference.
U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) and U.S. Representative Alma Adams (D-N.C.) welcomed their third class of Congressional Bipartisan Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Caucus interns to Washington, D.C. this week. The internship, launched in 2016, is aimed at increasing diversity and engagement on Capitol Hill through HBCUs.
June 11, 2018 Press Release
Hank Williams spends every day of his life making others feel loved and cared for. His selfless service to his neighbors – especially our nation's veterans – is truly inspiring. Real heroes know the impact that a simple act of recognition can have on a person's life, and Hank takes that power and multiplies it in ways that makes a difference in hundreds of lives. We are proud to have him represent our community.
The House passes the Spending Cuts to Expired and Unnecessary Programs Act, rescinding nearly $15 billion of unobligated balances from previously appropriated funding.
The House passes the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019. "This defense bill gives our troops the largest pay raise in nine years, provides a path to newer and safer equipment to combat an alarming rise in accidents and fights sexual assault so all in our military can feel safe, confident and cared for," Walker said.
May 24, 2018 Press Release
The Good Accounting Obligation in Government (GAO-IG) Act would stop wasteful spending in federal agencies and bring needed accountability using GAO and IG reports.
May 22, 2018 Press Release
The House just passed the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act to reduce government overreach in the financial services sector, easing some of the overly burdensome regulatory framework of Dodd-Frank.
The House just passed the FIRST STEP Act to improve the federal prison system through the implementation of corrections policy reforms, strengthen public safety, enhance prison security, and provide inmates the help they need to more successfully reenter society.
May 22, 2018 Press Release
The House passes Trickett Wendler, Frank Mongiello, Jordan McLinn, and Matthew Bellina Right to Try Act to allow patients to gain access to experimental treatments if they have been diagnosed with a life threatening disease or condition and have exhausted approved treatment options.
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