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.
State Rep. Walker Votes for Fair Tax Rate Structure

State Rep. Walker Votes for Fair Tax Rate Structure

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.

Walker Invites Residents for Coffee and Conversation

Walker Invites Residents for Coffee and Conversation

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.

State Rep. Walker Backs Balanced Budget, Highlights Work to Build a Stronger Illinois

State Rep. Walker Backs Balanced Budget, Highlights Work to Build a Stronger Illinois

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.

State Rep. Walker Statement on Fair Tax Amendment

State Rep. Walker Statement on Fair Tax Amendment

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...

State Rep. Walker Recognizes Small Business Week

State Rep. Walker Recognizes Small Business Week

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.