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All people have the right to quality, affordable health care. We must do everything we can to protect the Affordable Care Act (ACA), and ensure working families, veterans, seniors and women have the care they need. Thanks to the ACA, more people are insured today than at any other point in our nation’s history – seniors receive discounts on prescription drugs and more Americans are heading to the doctor for preventative care. Just as Democrats and Republicans worked together to strengthen and improve Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid, we must do more to lower costs and continue to increase coverage in our healthcare system.


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November 7, 2017 Video

Congressman Anthony G. Brown (MD-04) on the Need to Reauthorize CHIP Without Sabotaging the Affordable Care Act

November 7, 2017 In The News

Texas authorities believe domestic violence may have been at the root of Devin Kelley’s murderous rampage in a church near San Antonio on Sunday, and the military now concedes that its failure to enter details of a previous domestic violence conviction may have made it easier for him to obtain the assault rifle he used to kill 26 people.

October 30, 2017 Press Release
Today, U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen (MD) and Congressman Anthony G. Brown (MD-04) toured the Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) campus with President/CEO Victoria Bayless. During the visit, Congressman Brown and Senator Van Hollen viewed the James and Sylvia Earl Simulation to Advance Innovation and Learning (SAIL) Center and the Clatanoff Pavilion for women and children’s care services. They also spoke with specialized care professionals throughout the visit to discuss research, behavioral health, and opioid and substance abuse treatments.
August 1, 2017 In The News
At a town hall Monday night at Crofton Community Library, Rep. Anthony Brown discussed subjects ranging from international boycotts to local hospitals with a room full of constituents. He weighed in on national issues like health care. Brown said he is for single-payer health care — he has been the beneficiary of it himself, he said, during his time in the U.S. Army. He also commented on transgendered persons serving in the military, saying the military should want anyone who is ready, willing and able to serve.
June 7, 2017 In The News

Congressman Anthony Brown announced new legislation to combat domestic violence, and invited advocates to provide comments on it, all on the same day.

Last Wednesday, Brown hosted a roundtable discussion at Community of Hope AME Church, located in Iverson Mall, that brought together domestic violence survivors and advocates to talk about their needs. The District 4 Democrat used the opportunity to announce legislation he has introduced, with 46 co-sponsors, to hopefully provide additional help to law enforcement and victims.

May 31, 2017 In The News

There are more murder cases caused by domestic violence in Prince George's County than in other parts of Maryland. Wednesday, lawmakers including Rep. Anthony Brown, abuse survivors and advocates met to talk about much-needed changes to federal laws. One of those survivors was Mildred Mohammed, the wife of to D.C. sniper John Mohammed; and she spoke to Prince George's County Bureau Chief Tracee Wilkins about the changes to the law that she'd like to see happen.

May 31, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Anthony G. Brown (MD-04) introduced the Protecting Domestic Violence and Stalking Victims Act (H.R. 2670). The bill would close three potentially fatal loopholes in the federal law that allow convicted stalkers and those under temporary restraining orders to buy firearms, while also expanding the definition of “intimate partner” to provide protections to those subjected to physical abuse by current or former dating partners.

May 4, 2017 Press Release
This is a shameful day for the House. The GOP burned the midnight oil and horse-traded behind closed doors to rush this bill to the floor to blindly fulfill a campaign promise and give this inept Administration a desperately needed political victory. But this bill is a disgrace. We are kicking 24 million Americans off their health insurance; increasing costs for veterans, seniors and middle class families; ending Medicaid as we know it; and eliminating protections for 326,000 people in Maryland’s Fourth District with pre-existing conditions. No matter how many band-aids the GOP puts on TrumpCare, we are now forcing Americans - who might get sick or ever need our healthcare system - to fend for themselves while we give the wealthy a huge tax cut.
March 24, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Anthony Brown (MD-04) released the follow statement after House Republicans pulled their bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act:

March 22, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05), along with Congressmen Elijah Cummings (MD-07), C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger (MD-02), John Sarbanes (MD-03), John K. Delaney (MD-06), Anthony Brown (MD-04), and Jamie Raskin (MD-08) released the following statement after Governor Larry Hogan met with Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price today.