Senator Cardin's Announcements

Benjamin Louis “Ben” Cardin (born October 5, 1943) is the junior United States Senator from Maryland and a member of the Democratic Party. Before his election to the Senate, Cardin was a member of the United States House of Representatives, representing Maryland’s 3rd congressional district from 1987 to 2007.

Cardin Statement on Former Prince George’s County Executive Wayne Curry

For Immediate Release CONTACT: Sue Walitsky 202-224-4524 July 3, 2014     Cardin Statement on Former Prince George’s County Executive Wayne Curry     WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.), released the following statement on the passing of former Prince George’s County Executive Wayne Curry:   “Prince George’s County has lost...

ADVISORY/MONDAY 10AM: Cardin, Mikulski To Visit Baltimore’s 99-Year-Old Water Filtration Plant in Push...

*** MEDIA ADVISORY ***   CARDIN, MIKULSKI VISITS BALTIMORE CITY’S 99-YEAR-OLD WATER FILTRATION PLANT IN PUSH TO MAKE WATER INFRASTRUCTURE UPGRADES A NATIONAL PRIORITY   “A healthy water infrastructure system is as important to America’s economy as paved roads and sturdy bridges”   Monday, July 7 at...

Cardin, Mikulski Announce Over $1.3 Million in Federal Funding to Help Homeless Veterans Across...

UPDATED WITH BREAKDOWN OF GRANT INFORMATION BELOW. FOUR (4) ORGANIZATIONS RECEIVED FIVE (5) GRANTS IN THIS PROGRAM.   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 27, 2014   CONTACTS: Sue Walitsky (Cardin) 202-224-4524 Alanna Wellspeak (Mikulski) 202-228-1122   Cardin, Mikulski Announce Over $1.3 Million in Federal Funding to Help Homeless Veterans Across Maryland Grants...

Cardin Calls for Emergency Action to Stop Price Spikes Caused by Oil Speculators

Cardin Calls for Emergency Action to Stop Price Spikes Caused by Oil Speculators WASHINGTON– U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.) today cosponsored legislation with Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) to give federal regulators emergency power to stop speculators from taking advantage of turmoil...

Sen. Cardin, Rep. Conyers, CPC, CBC, CHC and CAPAC Leaders, Launch #MoreThanAProfile

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 25, 2014 Press Contacts: Sue Walitsky (Cardin) – (202)-224-4524 Dan Lindner (Grijalva) – (202) 225-2435 Mike Casca (Ellison) – (202) 225-4755 Ayofemi Kirby (Fudge) – (202) 226-6715 Jasmine Mora (Hinojosa) – (202) 225-2410 Vincent Fang (Chu) – (202) 225-5464 Andrew Schreiber (Conyers) – (202) 225-5126   Sen. Cardin, Rep. Conyers, CPC, CBC, CHC...

ICYMI: Cardin Statement on SCOTUS Ruling on Carbon Standards

For Immediate Release CONTACT: Sue Walitsky 202-224-4524 June 23, 2014                                Cardin Statement on SCOTUS Ruling on Carbon Standards   “Pollution does not stop at state borders. Strong but flexible carbon pollution standards for power plants are needed at the federal level” WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Ben Cardin...

EVENT/ MONDAY 9AM: Cardin, Mikulski, Ruppersberger and Sarbanes to Visit Baltimore VA Medical Center

For Immediate Release CONTACTS: Sue Walitsky (Cardin) 202-224-4524 Matt Jorgenson (Mikulski) 202-228-1122 Rosalia Scalia (Baltimore VA) 410-605-7464 June 20, 2014   *** MEDIA ADVISORY ***   Cardin, Mikulski, Ruppersberger and Sarbanes to Visit Baltimore VA Medical Center   Team Maryland to Participate in Briefing on How Maryland’s Veterans will Receive More Timely Access to Health...

CARDIN STATEMENT ON JUNETEENTH, A CELEBRATION OF FREEDOM FOR AFRICAN AMERICANS

  For Immediate Release CONTACT: Sue Walitsky 202-224-4524 June 18, 2014     Cardin Statement on Juneteenth, A Celebration of Freedom for African Americans                                            ...

EVENT/PHOTO: Toddlers from Bowie and Fairfax with Life-Threatening Food Allergies and Esophagitis to Visit...

For Immediate Release CONTACT: Sue Walitsky 202-224-4524 June 16, 2014   *** MEDIA ADVISORY ***   Toddlers from Bowie and Fairfax with Life-Threatening Food Allergies and Esophagitis to Visit Senator Cardin   Tuesday, June 17 at 11:30AM, U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.) will meet with six-year-old Zuri Lancaster of Bowie, Md., and three-year-old Joshua...

TODAY 11:30AM: Cardin to Address the Maryland Military Installation Council and Military Alliances

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...

EVENT MONDAY: Cardin to Address the Maryland Military Installation Council and Military Alliances

For Immediate Release CONTACT: Sue Walitsky 202-224-4524 June 13, 2014   *** MEDIA ADVISORY ***   CARDIN TO ADDRESS THE MARYLAND MILITARY INSTALLATION COUNCIL AND MILITARY ALLIANCES      Monday, June 16 at 11:30AM, U.S. Senator Ben Cardin, a member of the Senate Committees on Finance, Small Business, and Environment &...

CARDIN CALLS ON MARYLANDERS TO REFLECT ON THEIR RICH HISTORY FOR FLAG DAY 2014

For Immediate Release CONTACT: Sue Walitsky 202-224-4524 June 13, 2014   CARDIN CALLS ON MARYLANDERS TO REFLECT ON THEIR RICH HISTORY FOR FLAG DAY 2014   WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.) issued the following statement in advance of Flag Day, June 14, 2014.   “In 1777, the Second Continental...

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