WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Anthony G. Brown (MD-04) introduced the Protecting Domestic Violence and Stalking Victims Act (H.R. 2670).
WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Congressman Anthony G. Brown (MD-04) spoke on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives on the life and death of Lieutenant Richard W. Collins III. Scheduled to graduate yesterday from Bowie State University and join the US Army, Collins’ life was tragically cut short after being stabbed in the chest by a student at the University of Maryland, College Park.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Anthony Brown today led a bipartisan group of more than 100 Members of the House of Representatives in urging Department of Interior (DOI) Secretary Ryan Zinke to keep Atlantic and Pacific oceans off-limits to new oil and gas leases.
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:
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Members of a House task force on environmental justice sent a letter to Interior Department Secretary Ryan Zinke Wednesday criticizing him for recently reported comments on diversity, urging him to better use diverse resources at the department.
On a recent weekday afternoon in Largo, Md., California billionaire Tom Steyer — a philanthropist, political fundraiser and former hedge fund manager — changed out of his business suit, zipped up a Mr. Rogers sweater, ambled into a conference room at a DoubleTree off the Beltway and began talking with the assembled 11 attendees about his most recent endeavor.
SEOUL, South Korea — Next month the military plans to practice one of its worst nightmare scenarios in South Korea — a mass evacuation — this time adding plans to fly some volunteers all the way to the United States.
Groups representing thousands of veterans, the elderly and the disabled are criticizing Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke's recent comments suggesting national parks should increase entrance fees because too many people get in for free.
He specifically mentioned veterans and disabled people in his comments.
The Trump administration has had to contend with the issue of domestic violence in recent days, as two staffers have exited the White House over allegations of physical abuse from their ex-wives.
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.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services will consolidate its operations into a $265 million headquarters in Camp Springs, Maryland, in less than three years.
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.