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Congresswoman Edwards' Announcement

Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards of Fort Washington represents Maryland’s 4th Congressional District comprising portions of Prince George’s and Montgomery Counties. She was sworn in as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives in the 110th Congress in June 2008, and began her first full-term in the 111th Congress in 2009.

Edwards Statement on Domestic Violence and the Need for Universal Background Checks

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   July 5, 2016 CONTACT Yasmine Evans, 202-225-8699 Edwards Statement on Domestic Violence and the Need for Universal Background Checks Washington, D.C. - Today, Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (MD-4) released the following statement on the Floor of the...

Edwards Statement on H.R. 4775, Ozone Standards Implementation Act of 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   June 8, 2016 CONTACT Yasmine Evans (Edwards)--202-225-8699 Edwards Statement on H.R. 4775, Ozone Standards Implementation Act of 2016 Washington, D.C. - Today, Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (MD-4) released the following statement after voting against H.R. 4775, the...

Edwards Statement Commemorating Memorial Day 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 27, 2016 CONTACT Yasmine Evans (Edwards)--202-225-8699 Edwards Statement Commemorating Memorial Day 2016    “On this 147th observance of Memorial Day, I hope you and your family will join me in commemorating the sacrifice of America’s service members,...

Edwards Statement on White House’s Initiative to Extend Access to STEM Programming for Youth

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 21, 2016   CONTACT Yasmine Evans (Edwards)--202-225-8699   Edwards Statement on White House’s Initiative to Extend Access to STEM Programming for Youth    Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards released the following statement in support of the White House’s...

Edwards Denounces Proposed Bill to Restrict School Meals Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 20, 2016 CONTACT Yasmine Evans (Edwards)--202-225-8699 Edwards Denounces Proposed Bill to Restrict School Meals Program Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards released the following statement addressing a draft child nutrition reauthorization bill which would severely...

Edwards Statement on Anti-Net Neutrality Bill

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 15, 2016 Contact: Chris Schloesser (202) 225-8699 Edwards Statement on Anti-Net Neutrality Bill Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (MD-4) today issued the following statement regarding her vote against H.R. 2666, the No Rate...

**MEDIA ADVISORY** – TOMORROW Edwards to Host Annual STEM Forum

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 11, 2016 CONTACT   Yasmine Evans (Edwards)--202-225-8699 **MEDIA ADVISORY**   Edwards to Host Annual STEM Forum   Washington, D.C. – Tomorrow, Tuesday, April 12, 2016, Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (MD-4) will host her Annual STEM Forum at the United States Capitol Visitor...

Press Release**Edwards Statement Honoring Prince George’s County Police Officer First Class Jacai Colson

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 16, 2016 Contact: Yasmine Evans Office: (202) 225-8699 Edwards Statement Honoring Prince George’s County Police Officer First Class Jacai Colson Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (MD-4) delivered the following statement on the Floor of...

**Media Advisory**Edwards to Host Environmental & Women’s Health Roundtables

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 4, 2016 Contact: Yasmine Evans Office: (202) 225-8699 **MEDIA ADVISORY ** Edwards to Host Environmental &  Women’s Health Roundtables   Washington, D.C. – On Tuesday March 8, 2016, Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (MD-4) will host a roundtable – Environmental...

**PRESS RELEASE**Edwards Announces Winners for 2nd Annual Congressional App Challenge

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 4, 2016 Contact: Yasmine Evans Office: (202) 225-8699   **PRESS RELEASE**   Edwards Announces Winners for 2nd Annual Congressional App Challenge   Washington, D.C. – On Friday, February 26, 2016, Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (MD-4) hosted a reception in Suitland, MD honoring...

**MEDIA ADVISORY ** TODAY- Edwards to Host Congressional App Challenge Reception

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 26, 2016 Contact: Yasmine Evans Office: (202) 225-8699   **MEDIA ADVISORY ** Edwards to Host Congressional App Challenge Reception   Washington, D.C. --Today, February 26, 2016, Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (MD-4) will host a reception honoring students from the...

Edwards’ Amendment On Gun Violence Research Considered as Democratic Motion to Recommit

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 10, 2016 Contact: Dan Weber (202) 225-8699 Edwards’ Amendment On Gun Violence Research Considered as Democratic Motion to Recommit Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards’ (MD-4) amendment was considered as the Democratic motion to...

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