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.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Tim Kaine and Representative Gerry Connolly, along with U.S. Senators Ben Cardin, Mark Warner, Chris Van Hollen and Representatives Steny Hoyer, Eleanor Holmes Norton, John P.
Congressman Anthony Brown (MD-04) released the follow statement after House Republicans pulled their bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act:
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.
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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
Rep. Anthony Brown, D-Md., is concerned about the wall proposal, particularly if Trump treats it as a substitute for more comprehensive reforms.
“This country is in desperate need of immigration reform, reform that focuses on how do we strengthen our economy, how do we protect families, and how do we ensure our national security,” Brown said. “One wall doesn’t do it.”
Freshman U.S. Rep. Anthony Brown (D) was sworn into the U.S. House of Representatives on Jan. 3 and he hasn’t stopped working since then.“This is a fast-paced environment here,” Brown told the AFRO Jan. 17 from his office in the Longworth House Office Building on Capitol Hill.
Maryland Rep. Anthony Brown, one of the state's two new members of Congress, was appointed Tuesday to the House Armed Services Committee -- underscoring his three-decade history with the military.
On June 22, Congressman Brown spoke in support of the Voting Rights Advancement Act and the need to fully restore the Voting Rights Act.
On June 13, Congressman Brown questioned Secretary Mattis on the defense budget, the lack of a overall national security strategy and the drastic cuts to the State Department.