Rep. Mark L. Walker

(D-Arlington Heights)
53rd District
Rep Mark Walker

Springfield Office:
278-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-3739
District Office:
120 W. Eastman St.
Suite 207
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
(847) 749-1137
Biography
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.
Walker to Host Clean Energy Town Hall

Walker to Host Clean Energy Town Hall

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – State Rep. Mark Walker, D-Arlington Heights, is inviting residents to a town hall on clean energy and the Illinois Clean Energy Jobs Act (CEJA) on Wednesday, Sept. 5 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Arlington Heights Memorial Library, located at 500 N. Dunton Ave. This event will also feature representatives from clean energy and organizations such as the Illinois Environmental Council, the Sierra Club, the Citizens Utility Board and Elevate.
Historic Equal Pay Law backed by Rep. Walker Now Law

Historic Equal Pay Law backed by Rep. Walker Now Law

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – Highlighting his commitment to equal pay for equal work, state Rep. Mark Walker, D-Arlington Heights, is commending Gov. J.B. Pritzker for signing legislation Walker spearheaded to protect women from potential pay discrimination.
Walker-Supported Bill Creating Study to Expand Apprenticeships Now Law

Walker-Supported Bill Creating Study to Expand Apprenticeships Now Law

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) is now tasked with studying how best to expand apprenticeship programs throughout the state after Senate Bill 2024, spearheaded by state Rep. Mark Walker, D-Arlington Heights, was recently signed by Gov. J.B. Pritzker.
Walker-Sponsored Senior Property Tax Relief Bill Now Law

Walker-Supported Bill Requiring Coverage for EpiPens now Law

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – Insurance companies in Illinois will now have to cover epinephrine injectors – commonly known as EpiPens – for children with severe allergies under new legislation recently signed into law and supported by state Rep. Mark Walker, D-Arlington Heights.