Rep. Mark L. Walker
Full-time legislator; Vietnam veteran and Bronze Star recipient; former financial industry executive, entrepreneur, and management consultant; advocate and volunteer for veterans and the homeless; former member of the Arlington Heights Parks Foundation Board; earned B.A. and M.A. from Brown University; married with one adult son.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – In the closing days of this year’s spring legislative session, state Rep. Mark Walker, D-Arlington Heights, backed an effort to establish the Fair Tax income tax rates if Illinois voters support a constitutional referendum in the 2020 General Election to adopt a new income tax structure.
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – State Rep. Mark Walker, D-Arlington Heights, is inviting residents to join him to discuss recent events in Springfield and to share their thoughts and concerns on the issues facing the state this upcoming Saturday, June 8 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Panera Bread, located at 5 W. Rand Rd in Arlington Heights.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Committed to putting Illinois back on track after years of crisis, state Rep. Mark Walker, D-Arlington Heights, concluded this year’s spring legislative session Friday by backing a responsible, balanced budget that holds the line on middle class taxes while investing in education, health care, career training and critical services that families depend on.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Committed to investing in businesses that invest in Illinois, state Rep. Mark Walker, D-Arlington Heights, passed legislation Monday to strengthen and expand Illinois’ economy through tax credits designed to incentivize growth in research and development as well as apprenticeship.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Mark Walker, D-Arlington Heights, issued the following statement in the moments after the Illinois House of Representatives passed a constitutional amendment allowing voters to decide whether the state should consider a new tax plan:“We...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Recognizing the immense personal, familial and societal trauma resulting from suicide deaths, state Rep. Mark Walker, D-Arlington Heights, has co-sponsored legislation which would update Illinois’ suicide prevention strategy.
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – This week, state Rep. Mark Walker, D-Arlington Heights, is thanking educators and support staff for all the hard work and dedication they bring to students.
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – Thanking the many entrepreneurs and hardworking individuals who call the area home, state Rep. Mark Walker, D-Arlington Heights, is recognizing Small Business Week and is pledging to continue fighting for small businesses in Illinois.
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – Throughout May, state Rep. Mark Walker, D-Arlington Heights, is encouraging residents to recognize National Military Appreciation Month, which honors and remembers those who continue to protect our nation and those who gave the ultimate sacrifice.
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – Seeking to provide tax relief for middle and working class families and to stabilize Illinois’ fiscal challenges, state Rep. Mark Walker, D-Arlington Heights, has joined the fight for a fair income tax.