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Jay Walker (legislator)

Jay Walker
Member of the Maryland House of Delegates from District 26
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 10, 2007
Preceded by Darryl A. Kelley
Constituency Prince Georges County
Personal details
Born (1972-01-24) January 24, 1972 (age 42)
Los Angeles, California
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Monique (Anderson) Walker
Residence Fort Washington, Maryland
Occupation entrepreneur , sports commentator
Religion Christian
Jay Walker
Date of birth: (1972-01-24) January 24, 1972 (age 42)
Place of birth: Los Angeles, California
Career information
Position(s): Quarterback
College: Long Beach State
Howard
NFL Draft: 1994 / Round: 7 / Pick: 198
Organizations
As player:
1994
1995
1996-1997
New England Patriots
Barcelona Dragons
Minnesota Vikings

Jay Walker (born January 24, 1972) is an American politician who represents district 26 in the Maryland House of Delegates.

Background

Born in California, January 24, 1972, Delegate Walker attended University High School in Los Angeles and graduated from Howard University with a B.A. in political science. He is married to Monique Anderson Walker.

Pro quarterback

Walker is also a former quarterback in National Football League, having been drafted in the 7th round of the 1994 draft by the New England Patriots, he also played for the Minnesota Vikings for two years.[1]

Walker was drafted by the California Angels as a pitcher right out of High School. After one season of minor league baseball, Walker returned to football. He played his college ball at Howard University and ESPNU

In the legislature

Delegate Walker has been a member of House of Delegates since January 2007. He serves on the House Ways and Means Committee and its education and finance resources subcommittees. He is also a member of the [2]

Legislative notes

  • voted for the Clean Indoor Air Act of 2007 (HB359)[3]
  • sponsored House Bill 30 in 2007, Establishing the Maryland Educational Fund House Bill 30

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