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Baltimore Congressional Delegation Expresses Ongoing Commitment to Baltimore City, Mayor Jack Young

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen, along with Congressmen Elijah E. Cummings, Dutch Ruppersberger and John P. Sarbanes released the following joint statement following the resignation of Mayor Catherine E. Pugh. “As Baltimore’s federal delegation, we are...

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Team, On Tuesday night, Donald Trump spoke about supporting working families. But his words do not match his actions. In the past year, President Trump has repeatedly tried to repeal Obamacare and rip away health care coverage from millions of Americans. He passed...

Van Hollen Statement on Republican Government Shutdown

For Immediate Release January 20, 2018 CONTACT:  Bridgett Frey – 202-228-0668   Van Hollen Statement on Republican Government Shutdown   WASHINGTON –Today, U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen issued the following statement regarding the Republican government shutdown: “I am extremely disappointed that President Trump and Republican Leader Mitch McConnell rejected...

Van Hollen, Rubio Introduce Legislation to Deter Foreign Interference in American Elections

For Immediate Release January 16, 2018 CONTACT:  Bridgett Frey (Van Hollen) – 202-228-0668 Olivia Perez-Cubas (Rubio) – 202-224-3041   Van Hollen, Rubio Introduce Legislation to Deter Foreign Interference in American Elections Includes Specific Sanctions Against Russia for Any Additional Attempts to Influence Democratic Process   WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Senators Chris...

TODAY: Van Hollen to Join MLK Jr. Day of Service in Howard County

For Planning Purposes January 15, 2018 CONTACT:   Francesca Amodeo – 202-228-0672 TODAY: Van Hollen to Join MLK Jr. Day of Service in Howard County   WASHINGTON – Today, Monday, January 15, 2018 at 10 am, U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen will join the Glen Mar Church, Ames Memorial...

Statement from Baltimore Congressional Delegation on the FBI Refusal to Lead Investigation of the...

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 28, 2017   CONTACT: Tim Zink (Cardin) 410-962-4436 Francesca Amodeo (Van Hollen) 202-228-0672 Trudy Perkins (Cummings) 202-225-4741 Jaime Lennon (Ruppersberger) 202-225-2531 Dan Jacobs (Sarbanes) 202-225-4016   Statement from Baltimore Congressional Delegation on the FBI Refusal to Lead Investigation of the Murder of BPD Detective Sean Suiter   WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Ben Cardin...

Van Hollen Statement on Final Passage of GOP Tax Bill

For Immediate Release December 20, 2017 CONTACT:  Bridgett Frey – 202-228-0668   Van Hollen Statement on Final Passage of GOP Tax Bill   WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen issued the following statement today regarding the Senate’s final passage of the GOP tax legislation: “Tonight, Republicans doubled down...

Van Hollen Statement Opposing Republican Short-Term Funding Patch

For Immediate Release December 21, 2017   CONTACT:  Bridgett Frey – 202-228-0668   Van Hollen Statement Opposing Republican Short-Term Funding Patch   WASHINGTON – Today U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen issued the following statement in opposition of the Republican short-term funding patch: “Republicans are once again forcing a short-term budget patch...

Van Hollen Statement on FCC Net Neutrality Vote

For Immediate Release December 14, 2017 CONTACT:  Bridgett Frey – 202-228-0668   Van Hollen Statement on FCC Net Neutrality Vote   WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen issued the following statement today regarding the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) vote on Net Neutrality. Senator Van Hollen has urged...

FRIDAY/SATURDAY: Van Hollen to Speak at University Winter Commencements

For Planning Purposes December 11, 2017 CONTACT:   Francesca Amodeo – 202-228-0672 FRIDAY/SATURDAY: Van Hollen to Speak at University Winter Commencements WASHINGTON – This week, U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen will speak at the Winter Commencement for Morgan State University and the University of Maryland University College....

Van Hollen Announces Full Funding for the Chesapeake Bay Program in Interior, Environment Appropriations...

For Immediate Release November 21, 2017 CONTACT:  Francesca Amodeo, 202-228-0668 Van Hollen Announces Full Funding for the Chesapeake Bay Program in Interior, Environment Appropriations Bill WASHINGTON - Today U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen, member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, announced the inclusion of several Maryland...

Van Hollen Bill to Advance Treatments for Childhood Cancer Passes Senate

For Immediate Release August 3, 2017 CONTACT:   Ian Jannetta - 202-228-0672 Van Hollen Bill to Advance Treatments for Childhood Cancer Passes Senate Washington, DC – U.S. Senators Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), Michael Bennet (D-CO), Marco Rubio (R-FL), and Cory Gardner (R-CO) today applauded the passage...

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