WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, combat Veteran and U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) joined Ranking Member of the Senate Armed Services Committee Jack Reed (D-RI), Ranking Member of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Tim Walz (D-MN), and several others to criticize President Trump and his Republican allies in Congress for attempting to impose a tax hike on millions of Veterans’ healthcare.
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.
Congressman Anthony Brown (MD-04) released the follow statement after his meeting with President Trump:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Anthony Brown (MD-04) welcomed Colombian Ambassador Pinzón to Capitol Hill today and had a productive meeting about U.S.-Colombia counter-drug efforts, U.S. foreign assistance to Colombia, the reduction of violence and drug trafficking in Colombia during the past decade, and strengthening bilateral cooperation through ‘Peace Columbia.’
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senators Chris Van Hollen and Ben Cardin (both D-Md) led the full Maryland Congressional Delegation in urging Department of Transportation Secretary Chao to consider critical state infrastructure projects as part of the FASTLANE grant system.
Today, the General Services Administration (GSA) announced that the decision on the selection of a site and developer for the new consolidated Federal Bureau of Investigation headquarters would be postponed until the full funding of the project is provided by Congress. Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05), along with Sens.
Today, Congressman Anthony Brown (MD-4) introduced H.R.1321, a bill to lower the annual mortgage premium borrowers must pay for Federal Housing Administration insurance on eligible loans.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – As Republicans continue to flounder publicly and behind closed doors in their attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act, members of Maryland’s Congressional delegation gathered Wednesday to hear from state officials and health care experts how Marylanders would be affected. U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen, with Congressmen Steny H.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Maryland’s bipartisan Congressional delegation, led by Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen, with Congressmen Steny H. Hoyer, Anthony Brown, Elijah E. Cummings, John K. Delaney, Andy Harris, Jamie Raskin, C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger and John P. Sarbanes have written to Rod Rosenstein, U.S.
WASHINGTON. D.C. – U.S. Representatives Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05) along with U.S. Representatives Elijah E. Cummings (MD-07), C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger (MD-02), John Sarbanes (MD-03), John Delaney (MD-06), Anthony Brown (MD-04), and Jamie Raskin (MD-08) sent a letter to Governor Larry Hogan, requesting his support for bipartisan, national redistricting reform.
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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.
On the other side of the issue, Rep. Anthony Brown, D-Md., said, "When a determination is made that a veteran is mentally incompetent or incapacitated — for whatever reason — that determination is made to protect them, not to punish or deprive them."
Anthony Brown, U.S. Representative for Maryland's 4th congressional district, held a town hall meeting at Anne Arundel Community College Saturday morning to discuss issues important to his constituents in Anne Arundel County.
“We recognize the urgent need to select a site, and are concerned that the continued delays will have a negative impact on the safety and security of our nation,” said the statement, from House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer, along with Sen. Ben Cardin, Sen. Chris Van Hollen and Rep. Anthony Brown.
Two Democratic members of Congress from Maryland holding a town hall meeting Tuesday night found a worried but much warmer audience than some of their Republican colleagues have encountered at similar gatherings
On May 2, Congressman Brown spoke again HR1180 the Workplace Families Flexibility Act.
On March 30, Congressman Brown called for a bipartisan, independent commission to investigate the full extent of Russia's influence on the Trump Administration.