Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) and Congressman Anthony Brown (MD-04) released the following statement after it was announced that $523 million to fund the new, fully consolidated FBI headquarters would be included in legislation to fund the government for Fiscal Year 2017:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen led every Democratic member of the Maryland Congressional Delegation in urging National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to protect two missions vital to Maryland’s leadership in earth and space science.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The casino gaming industry supports 350,000 small business jobs nationwide and nearly 3,000 of them are in Maryland, the American Gaming Association (AGA) announced today at Eastern Food Services, Inc., a local food provider in Prince George’s County, Maryland.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen joined Congressmen Steny Hoyer, Elijah Cummings, C.A.
Congressman Anthony Brown (MD-04) released the following statement after U.S. forces conducted an airstrike against Syria:
WASHINGTON, D.C. — As Congress prepares to begin work on the 2017 Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) reauthorization legislation, a bipartisan coalition of 15 regional members of Congress today urged their colleagues not to further overburden operations at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport by adding more flight traffic.
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Rep. Anthony Brown, D-Md., addressed the president directly, attacking policies he frequently criticizes when working with his constituents in Congress.
“Whether it’s the White House or the Empire State Building, we built this country,” said Rep. Anthony G. Brown (D-Md.), as the crowd cheered.
A few weeks ago, Congressman Anthony Brown’s (D- 4th District, MD) office contacted us about having the Congressman on the podcast. Sure thing! We sat down with Rep. Anthony Brown in his Largo office to discuss a whole bunch of things that were on the freshman Congressman’s mind.
As Donaly Trump quickly approaches his first 100 days in office, one fact is undeniable: The president cares deeply about the cameras. His time in office has been filled with carefully crafted photo-ops of meetings and the signing of executive orders.
While Anthony Brown served as Lieutenant Governor of Maryland in 2008, violence struck close to home. The Maryland politician’s cousin was shot and killed by her estranged boyfriend while trapped in a garage.
The American Gaming Association is starting a series of road trips Tuesday to explain how commercial and tribal casinos help small businesses across the country.
Rep. Anthony G. Brown of Prince George's County picked up on an argument gaining momentum among Democrats: If the situation in Syria is bad enough to warrant airstrikes, why shouldn't the U.S. accept more refugees from that country?
"He has evolved in his thinking and perhaps even more important has evolved in his empathy for the Syrians," said Rep. Anthony G. Brown, a Democrat who represents portions of Prince George's and Anne Arundel counties. That could influence the president's "thinking and approach on how we provide relief and support to these children, men and women who have been fleeing Syria," Brown said.
Brown talked about how his grandparents arrived in America as unauthorized immigrants. “My grandmother didn’t live to see her grandson become a member of the United States Congress,” he said. Then he pointed to Piña’s parents: “But I have no doubt that your daughter can be in Congress.”
Rep. Anthony Brown (D-Md.), the CBC's parliamentarian, told POLITICO that lawmakers discussed with Trump "the way that he characterizes the African-American community, as if all of us live in abject poverty in our cities." The meeting lasted about an hour and didn't touch further on prescription drugs after Trump's early comments, Brown said.
Congresman Brown discusses the firing of FBI Director Comey and the appointment of Robert Mueller as special counsel on WUSA9.
On May 17, Congressman Brown introduced the FIRED - Fighting for Intelligent, Rational and Ethical Dismissal - Act in response to Donald Trump's politically-motivated firing of FBI Director James Comey.