Chris Van Hollen

United States Senator for Maryland

Van Hollen Sworn In as U.S. Senator for Maryland

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Introduces First Bill to Combat Income Inequality

Washington, DC – U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen released the following statement after taking the oath of office to serve Maryland in the U.S. Senate:

“Today I took an oath to the serve our great nation and the values of freedom, justice, and opportunity so beautifully articulated in the Constitution. I am humbled by the confidence the people of Maryland have placed in me, and I am ready to get to work to tackle our many pressing challenges. 

“People who work hard deserve every opportunity to get ahead, and we need to fix a system that is rigged in favor of the very wealthy. That is why today I introduced the CEO-Employee Paycheck Fairness Act. The idea behind it is simple: companies should not get a taxpayer-funded write-off for huge CEO bonuses if they’re not also giving a raise to their rank-and-file employees.

“I will fight every day to advance the interests of Marylanders in the U.S. Senate. I am committed to providing the best possible constituent services and making sure we’re living up to our promises to our seniors and veterans.   

“This moment in history calls for vigilance, engagement, and mobilization for people in our state and across the country. I will work tirelessly with all those committed to move Maryland and the nation forward.”




Washington, D.C. Office

110 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
Phone (202) 224-4654
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State Offices

Montgomery County Office

111 Rockville Pike
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Rockville, MD  20850
Phone (301) 545-1500
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Baltimore, MD  21218
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Prince George's County Office (opening soon)

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Suite 210
Largo, MD  20774

State Offices

Western Maryland Office

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Suite 203
Hagerstown, MD  21740
Phone (301) 797-2826
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Suite 107
Annapolis, MD  21401
Phone (410) 263-1325

Eastern Shore Office (opening soon)

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Suite 200C
Cambridge, MD  21613