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Congressman Anthony Brown Joins Local Mayors to Discuss Maryland’s Transportation Future

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Anthony G. Brown (MD-04) joined mayors from Prince George’s and Montgomery Counties to discuss Maryland’s transportation future and local opposition to Governor Larry Hogan’s planned Beltway/I-270 toll lane project. In April, Congressman Brown wrote Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg detailing concerns with Maryland’s I-495 & I-270 Managed Lanes Study (MLS) whic... Read more »

Congressman Anthony Brown Hosts Local Restaurants for Roundtable on the Road to Recovery

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Anthony G. Brown (MD-04) hosted a roundtable with local restaurant owners as applications for the American Rescue Plan’s Restaurant Revitalization Fund opened this week, providing nearly $29 billion of targeted relief for restaurants. As businesses closed throughout the country due to pandemic restrictions, restaurants felt the hardest impact. Nearly half of the rest... Read more »

Congressman Anthony Brown Champions Local Transportation Projects and Priorities

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“We have to invest in quality, affordable transportation options for every American. By prioritizing the repair of our roadways and transit, we’ll lift up working families and businesses in Maryland and across our country. As the only Marylander on the T&I, I'm fighting to ensure we are meeting the top transportation needs of every community. As we build back better, these projects will have a tangible impact on the lives of families around our state.” Read more »

Congressman Anthony Brown: With President Biden, We’re Prepared to Restore Our Nation

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“After a once in a generation pandemic and economic crisis, a long overdue reckoning on race and unprecedented attacks on the very foundations of our democracy, it’s time to meet the moment. I believe we are up to these challenges and with President Biden, we’re prepared to deliver.” Read more »

Brown, Mfume, Blunt Rochester and Evans Introduce Legislation to Reconnect Communities Left Divided By Highway Construction

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This legislation establishes a grant program at the Department of Transportation to help communities identify and remove or remediate infrastructural barriers that create obstacles to mobility or economic development, or expose the community to air pollution or other health and safety risks. Grants can be utilized for community education, engagement, transportation and development planning as well as capital construction projects. Read more »

Maryland Congressional Delegation Holds Virtual Meeting with Governor Hogan to Highlight the Success of the American Rescue Plan in Maryland and Discuss Opportunities to Advance the American Jobs Plan

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WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Ben Cardin led a virtual delegation meeting Tuesday afternoon with Senator Chris Van Hollen and Congressmen Steny H. Hoyer, Dutch Ruppersberger, John Sarbanes, Kweisi Mfume, Anthony G. Brown, Jamie Raskin, and David Trone to discuss with Governor Larry Hogan and his cabinet their priorities for the upcoming fiscal year. Central to the conversation were the important feder... Read more »

Congressman Brown Joins Local Unions to Discuss American Rescue Plan Benefits

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Anthony G. Brown (MD-04) joined union members from Unite Here Local 25 and District 4 and 14 of the American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) for town halls highlighting the benefits of the American Rescue Plan for working families. Due to public health lockdowns, far too many families experienced job loss and issues making ends meet. The American Rescue Pla... Read more »

Congressman Brown Applauds House Passage of LGBTQ+ Protections as Part of the Paycheck Fairness Act

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Anthony G. Brown (MD-04) applauded the passage of additional LGBTQ+ protections included in H.R. 7, The Paycheck Fairness Act. The bill includes language that mirrors Congressman Brown’s Fair Pay for All Act, H.R.3468, aimed at ensuring equal pay for LGBTQ+ workers by prohibiting pay discrimination based on gender identity or sexual orientation. “While states wage a ... Read more »

Congressman Anthony Brown: Defense is an Investment in Security, Values and Progress

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“Our defense is more than just the planes and ships we need to defend our nation, it's an investment in our security, our values and our progress. President Biden’s approach to national security recognizes this and takes a clear-eyed approach as we continue striving toward a safer, more just world.” Read more »

Maryland Congressional Delegation Announces More Than $68 Million from American Rescue Plan to Help Marylanders Access Safe and Affordable Housing Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

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WASHINGTON - U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen and Congressmen Steny H. Hoyer, Dutch Ruppersberger, John Sarbanes, Kweisi Mfume, Andy Harris, M.D., Anthony G. Brown, Jamie Raskin, and David Trone (all Md.) today announced more than $68 million in American Rescue Plan funding to help families keep roofs over their heads and to prevent homelessness throughout Maryland amid the COVID-19 p... Read more »

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