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Mark Walker's Issue Positions (Political Courage Test)

Office: U.S. House (NC) - District 6, Republican

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Mark Walker has failed to provide voters with positions on key issues covered by the 2018 Political Courage Test, despite repeated requests from Vote Smart and voters like you.

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Issue Positions

For Presidential and Congressional candidates who refuse to provide voters with their positions, Vote Smart has researched their public records to determine their likely responses. These issue positions are from 2018.

  • Voted in favor of H.R. 36 "Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act" (votesmart.org)
  • Rated 100% byNational Right to Life Committee (votesmart.org)
  • "[...] in America, the practice of abortion is now referred to as women's health care. Yes, in the 21st century, even with all the science, we refuse to ask the question: What about the baby?" (votesmart.org)
  • "On this 45th anniversary of the March for Life, the Pro-Life community should also be praised for their work the other 364 days of the year in helping all mothers and children." (votesmart.org)
  • "Under Ronald Reagan, the top income tax rate fell from 70% to 28% while federal tax revenues increased by 13%. Unemployment fell from 7.1% to 5.5% as 15 million new jobs were created. As a common-sense conservative, I believe these numbers speak for themselves." (votesmart.org)
  • "Today, we kept an important promise to the voters in delivering an overhaul of our broken tax code and bringing tax relief to millions of lower and middle income families. The hardworking families of our state need and deserve these tax cuts." (votesmart.org)
  • Voted in favor of H.R. 1 "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act" (votesmart.org)
  • "Fully funding our military gives our servicemen and servicewomen the tools they need as they face threats abroad." (votesmart.org)
  • "Our infrastructure is both vital to our nation's economy and dangerously neglected […]" (votesmart.org)
  • "Reagan had it right . . . cutting taxes produces jobs." (votesmart.org)
  • "At 39%, the U.S. has the highest combined corporate tax rate in the world. It's time to reduce the tax burden and bring the jobs back." (votesmart.org)
  • Voted in favor of H.R. 1 "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act" (votesmart.org)
  • "The federal government does not belong in our classrooms. Common Core is a Trojan horse for more federal control of education and I am leading the fight to stop that invasion." (votesmart.org)
  • Voted in favor of H.R. 5 "Student Success Act" (votesmart.org)
  • "America is undergoing an energy revolution. New technology has made us an energy exporter again. We need to harness this progress and use energy production as a way to jumpstart our economy." (votesmart.org)
  • Rated 100% by American Energy Alliance (votesmart.org)
  • Voted in favor of H.R. 348 "Responsibly and Professionally Invigorating Development (RAPID) Act of 2015" (votesmart.org)
  • Voted in favor of H.R. 806 "Ozone Standards Implementation Act of 2017" (votesmart.org)
  • "We must take immediate advantage of our natural resources by reducing and/or legally bypassing EPA regulations. Our land has been blessed with an abundance of natural resources. We must allow each state more protection from job-reducing regulations." (votesmart.org)
  • "A law-abiding citizen should have little problem with a background check, yet should be free to own his or her weapon of choice." (votesmart.org)
  • Voted in favor of H.R. 38 "Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017" (votesmart.org)
  • "As a member of the NRA, I will fight any attempt to take guns out of the hands of law-abiding citizens." (votesmart.org)
  • Rated 93% by National Rifle Association (votesmart.org)
  • "Repealing the harmful regulations and taxes in Obamacare is one of my top priorities." (votesmart.org)
  • Voted in favor of H.R. 1628 "American Health Care Act of 2017" (votesmart.org)
  • "Our first priority must be to secure our porous borders; without secure borders, reforms will have no effect." (votesmart.org)
  • "It is imperative that we secure our borders and ports of entry by adding the necessary manpower and technology to accomplish this urgent task." (votesmart.org)
  • "This week, we passed an important national security bill – the Make America Secure Appropriations Act." (twitter.com)
  • Rated 17% by National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (votesmart.org)

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