For Immediate Release
CONTACT: Sue Walitsky 202-224-4524
June 16, 2014
*** MEDIA ADVISORY ***
CARDIN TO ADDRESS THE MARYLAND MILITARY INSTALLATION COUNCIL AND MILITARY ALLIANCES
TODAY – Monday, June 16 at 11:30AM, U.S. Senator Ben Cardin, a member of the Senate Committees on Finance, Small Business, and Environment & Public Works, will meet in Crownsville with the Maryland Military Installations Council, along with representatives of Maryland’s military alliances and members of the state’s defense community. Senator Cardin and the participants will discuss a range of issues currently facing Maryland’s military community, related industries, as well as our veterans.
“Maryland’s military installations are vital to our national security, and serve as important economic engines for every region of Maryland. I look forward to hearing the latest news from our military alliances and installations so that I can ensure that Congress remains a strong partner in their success,” said Senator Cardin.
What: Cardin Meets with the Maryland Military Installation Council
When: Monday, June 15, 2014
Senator Cardin speaks o/a 11:30AM
Full meeting runs 8:30AM-12:00PM
Where: Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development
100 Community Place, Crownsville, Md.
Authorized by the Maryland General Assembly, the Maryland Military Installation Council’s mission is to identify the public infrastructure and community support necessary for the development and expansion of the State’s military installations and the potential impact on local communities, and review State policies in order to best support the mission of the military installations and maximize economic benefits to local communities.