Candidate Profile
Mark Walker

Republican , North Carolina

Biography

Name
Mark Walker
Party
Republican
Race
U.S. Rep., Dist 6
Incumbent
No
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Panel Rating

Conservative Information icon

Scorecards

Conservative Organizations

Americans for Prosperity (AFP), 2015-16:  100%, 100%
National Right to Life, 2015-16:  100%
Club for Growth, 2015:  92%, 92%
FRC Action, 2015:  92%
FreedomWorks, 2016:  93%, 92%
Heritage Action, 2015-16:  86%, 86%
Eagle Forum, 2015-16:  80%
Conservative Review (CR), 2015:  75%

90%

CONSERVATIVE AVERAGE

Liberal Organizations

American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE), 2015:  12%
American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), 2015-16:  0%
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO), 2015:  0%, 0%
Human Rights Campaign, 2015-16:  0%
Planned Parenthood, 2015:  0%

9%

LIBERAL AVERAGE

Endorsements

Conservatives

3
Conservatives for Guilford County, Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness Second Revolution, Lt. Col. Cowan

Reported by Candidate

1
Lt. Col. Bill Cowan Sheriffs BJ Barnes Sheriff Terry Johnson Don Webb Veteran and Former NC6 Candidate Bruce Voncannon Former NC6 Candidate Clarence Henderson Civil Rights Leader

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
1
Trudy Wade
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
4
Citizens for Responsible Leadership, FreedomWorks, Grass Roots North Carolina, National Right to Life Committee

Summary

0%

LIBERAL

100%

CONSERVATIVE

Questionnaire

Please note: Responses are entered electronically by the candidate and are listed verbatim.

1. Free enterprise and the right to private property turn mankind's natural self interest into the fairest and most productive economic system there is, and are the key to national prosperity.

Strongly Agree

2. It is the government’s responsibility to be sure everyone has health care and a livable income.

Strongly Disagree

3. The United States must maintain a nuclear arsenal that is safe, reliable, modern and numerically superior to those of potential adversaries.

Strongly Agree

4. Government should enforce laws designed to protect the border and to prevent illegal entry of persons into the country.

Strongly Agree

5. The Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) should be repealed by Congress.

Strongly Agree

6. Human life begins at conception and deserves legal protection at every stage until natural death.

Strongly Agree

7. Marriage is a union of one man and one woman. No government has the authority to alter this definition.

Strongly Agree

8. Efforts to bring Islamic law (shariah) to America do not pose a threat to our country and its Constitution.

Strongly Disagree

9. Judeo-Christian values established a framework of morality which permitted our system of limited government.

Strongly Agree

10. Governments should pay to develop wind and solar energy solutions when these are not economically feasible.

Strongly Disagree

11. More restrictive gun control laws are needed now to protect public safety.

Strongly Disagree

12. The founders established pure democracy in the Constitution because they believed that it is the best form of government to ensure the safety and equitable treatment of all citizens.

Strongly Agree

13. People should be able to vote without photo identification.

Strongly Disagree

14. What in the nature of mankind caused America’s Founders to carefully define, separate, and limit powers within the Constitution?

Pride, greed and a thirst for power drove the Founders to layout these foundational separations.

15. Briefly list three (3) political or legislative issues of most concern to you, and explain why each is important to you.

64% of Federal Budget on Entitlements Abuses of the IRS and the need for Tax Reform Removing/Repealing of the Affordable Care Act

16. Should abortion be allowed under extenuating circumstances? If so, what circumstances?

I believe the only time abortion should be allowed is in the life or death circumstance for the month.

17. Based on the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution, please arrange the following entities, starting with the highest source of authority, and continue the list in descending order of authority, skipping any that do not apply: Academia, Congress, Constitution, God, Industry, Media, Professional Sports, Supreme Court, Voters.

God, Constitution,Voters,Industry,Congress, Supreme Court, Academia, Professional Sports,Media

18. Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

I believed that all men are born with a sin nature in need of forgiveness. I believe the Jesus lived a sinless life on earth, died and rose again and is the mediator between God the Father and man. I believe salvation is available for all men.


Background

Education
  • Piedmont Internatl. Univ, Winston-Salem, NC, B.S. Bibilical Studies, 2000
Work & Military
  • Lawndale Baptist Church, Worship Pastor, 2005-2013
  • Northside Baptist, Executive Pastor, 2006-2008
  • Calvary Baptist Church, Assistant Pastor, 1998-2002
  • Flow Automotive, Business Manager, 1991-1995
Affiliations
  • I-9 Sports Community, Coach
  • Global Outreach Missions, Team Director--
  • Operation Smile, Contributor
  • Elks Lodge, Member
  • Upward Bound Basketball, Coach/Mentor
  • Greensboro War Memorial Board, Commissioner
  • Greensboro Coliseum, Finance & Budget Team Member
  • WON Generation Missions, Director--Inner City Missions Trip
Offices
  • (Candidate did not provide)
 

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