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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...

Maryland Delegation Members Announce Delivery of Over $140 Million in Federal Infrastructure Modernization Bill Funds to Maryland

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WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Senator Ben Cardin, a senior member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, and Chris Van Hollen, a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, and Congressmen Steny H. Hoyer, Dutch Ruppersberger, John Sarbanes, Kweisi Mfume, Anthony G. Brown, Jamie Raskin, and David Trone (all D-Md.) announced that Maryland has received $144,181,000 for Fiscal Year 2022 f...

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."

Pete Buttigieg, handed billions of dollars, gains influence with new opportunity to shape national infrastructure priorities

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During his own presidential campaign last year, Pete Buttigieg released a $1 trillion infrastructure plan that called for vast new investment in public transit to lift local communities. Buttigieg didn’t reach the Oval Office, but on Friday, he stood before a deserted shopping mall in a swing state, extolling benefits of a $1 trillion infrastructure law signed at the White House and a light-rail ...

Biden visits predominantly Black Baltimore to sell ‘transformational’ infrastructure plan

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Infrastructure week is in full effect with a focus on the nation’s seaports and access to affordable broadband for all Americans. President Joe Biden‘s visit Wednesday to the Port of Baltimore is timely as he promotes his infrastructure and economic agenda. Ports are a critical component to cut into the bottleneck in the supply chain that has in part contributed to a rise in inflation. New inflati...

Infrastructure measure will deliver a jolt of transportation investment to the Washington region

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The bipartisan infrastructure bill adopted by the House late Friday will almost immediately give transportation agencies in Maryland, Virginia and the District a major boost in funding. The two states will see federal dollars rise by about one-third while D.C.'s allotment will jump by 50 percent in the fiscal year that began last month. Transportation funding in the package would be worth at leas...

Maryland lawmakers, bay advocates react to late-night passage of $1.2 trillion US infrastructure bill

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The U.S. House cleared a $1.2 trillion physical infrastructure bill and took a major step toward passage of a landmark $1.85 trillion social spending and climate bill late Friday, following months of wrangling between Democrats’ progressive and moderate wings. The votes marked a milestone in the marathon negotiations among members of the House Democratic caucus — and finally victory in sending bil...

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...

Waltz, Brown Fight for Funding Water Quality Projects

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Wednesday, U.S. Congressmen Mike Waltz (R-FL) and Anthony Brown (D-MD) introduced the Clean Water Allotment Modernization Act of 2021. Sens. Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Mark Kelly (D-AZ) introduced companion legislation in the Senate. The Clean Water Allotment Modernization Act (CWAMA) would enact long-overdue reforms to the Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF) formula, which ...

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