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Congressman Anthony Brown Calls on Senate Republicans to End Obstruction, Fund the Government

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Anthony G. Brown (MD-04) released the following statement calling on the Senate to act in order to avert a federal government shutdown: “Even a short government shutdown hurts our country, especially as we continue to recover, get families back on their feet and fight continued variants of the COVID-19 virus. Dedicated federal public servants have gone above and beyo...

Congressman Anthony Brown’s Statement on House Passage of the Build Back Better Act

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“This legislation recognizes the challenges facing working families and our country, as we continue to Build Back Better following the height of the COVID-19 pandemic and look toward a brighter future. We know that we can’t leave anyone or any community behind."

Congressman Anthony G. Brown Calls for Breaking Down Barriers for Black Veterans and Servicemembers

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“Millions of African Americans, from privates to generals, have served our nation proudly in uniform. Today, there are more than 2.5 million Black veterans and counting. But too many face challenges, driven by historic inequity and barriers that have existed in our country since our founding.”

Maryland Congressional Delegation Announces $475,000 in American Rescue Plan Funding for Maryland’s Museums and Libraries

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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, Anthony G. Brown, Jamie B. Raskin and David Trone (all D-Md.) today announced $474,461 in American Rescue Plan (ARP) funding through the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) to support museums and libraries as they make adjustments related to the C...

Congressman Anthony Brown Urges Bold Action on the Build Back Better Agenda

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Anthony G. Brown (MD-04) released the following statement calling for bold action in Congress as part of the Build Back Better Agenda: “To meet the immense challenges facing our country and build a stronger country for the next generation, we have to think big and be bold. It’s not enough to simply invest in our hard infrastructure - the roads, bridges, and transit t...

Congressman Anthony Brown Urges the Inclusion of Universal Pre-K in Build Back Better Plan

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“In Maryland, under the O’Malley-Brown Administration, we took steps forward by expanding pre-kindergarten to an additional 4,000 children in our state. And the “Blueprint for Maryland’s Future” expanded pre-K programs, essential to future academic success, including eligibility for all 4-year-olds, as well as 3-year-olds from low-income families."

A new first-of-its-kind electric school bus to be unveiled at event in Hyattsville

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A new first-of-its-kind electric school bus is being introduced at an event Tuesday in Hyattsville, Maryland. School administrations and officials will preview the Navistar IC Electric Bus, the first of its kind vehicle for the region. K.Neal Truck and Bus Center, the second-largest full-service, minority-owned truck and bus dealership in the United States, will introduce the electric school bus T...

Maryland Congressional Delegation Applauds the Addition of Several MD Sites to the National Underground Railroad Network

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WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Senators Chris Van Hollen and Ben Cardin and Congressmen Steny H. Hoyer, Dutch Ruppersberger, John P. Sarbanes, Kweisi Mfume, Andy Harris, M.D., Anthony G. Brown, Jamie B. Raskin and David Trone (all Md.) released the following statement applauding the National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom’s addition of Mount Clare Station, Henry Massey Escape Site, Elkridge Fur...

Bowie State University Awarded Nearly $10M In Federal Funding To Boost Public Health Workforce Program

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Maryland lawmakers on Monday announced $9,899,758 in American Rescue Plan Funding for Bowie State University’s Public Health Information and Technology (PHIT) Workforce program and the school’s COVID-19 data collection. The funding, which came from the Department of Health and Human Services through the American Rescue Plan, was announced by U.S. Senators Cardin and Van Hollen and Congressmen Sten...

Maryland Delegation Members Urge State Dept. of Education to Expedite Distribution of Federal Child Care Relief Funds

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WASHINGTON – This afternoon, U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen joined by U.S. Senator Ben Cardin, and Representatives Steny H. Hoyer, Dutch Ruppersberger, John Sarbanes, Kweisi Mfume, Anthony G. Brown, Jamie B. Raskin, and David Trone (all D-Md.) sent a letter to the Maryland State Superintendent of Schools Mohammed Choudhury urging the state to expedite distribution of American Rescue Plan funds to c...

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