Chris Van Hollen

United States Senator for Maryland

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The President and the Secret Service should continue the previous administration’s policy of releasing White House complex visitor logs so that the American people can know who is influencing their government, write Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) and a group of Senators in a pair of letters sent Monday to President Donald Trump and the head of the Secret Service.  Under the policy established by President Barack Obama, the White House and the Secret Service

U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen submitted the following statement to the congressional record in opposition to the Resolution to Disapprove of the Fair Pay Rule:

 

Today U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen issued the following statement on President Trump’s revised travel ban:

 

Today U.S. Senators Chris Van Hollen and Ben Cardin (both D-Md.) announced new federal funding for Bishop Walsh High School in Cumberland. The Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) will proved $13,250 to the Bishop Walsh School to help upgrade their Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Lab. Bishop Walsh School will match the funding, bringing the total project funding to $26,500.

U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) joined Senators Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Mazie Hirono (D-HI) and Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) and a group of Senators in sending a letter to the Trump Administration, urging Attorney General Jeff Sessions to make combating hate crimes a major focus at the Department of Justice and request full funding for the Justice Department’s Community Relations Service and Civil Rights Division.

Today U.S. Senators Chris Van Hollen and Ben Cardin (both D-Md.) announced new federal funding for the Nursing Skills Lab and Simulation Center at Frostburg State University. The Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) will provide $100,000 for the project and that will be matched by local sources, bringing the total funding to $200,000.

As Republicans continue to flounder publicly and behind closed doors in their attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act, members of Maryland’s Congressional delegation gathered Wednesday to hear from state officials and health care experts how Marylanders would be affected. U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen, with Congressmen Steny H. Hoyer, Anthony Brown, John K. Delaney, Jamie Raskin, C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger and John P.

U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen submitted the following statement to the congressional record in opposition to the confirmation of Dr. Ben Carson to be Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development:

U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen submitted the following statement to the congressional record in opposition to the confirmation of Governor Rick Perry to be Secretary of the Department of Energy:

“Mr. President, I oppose the nomination of Governor Rick Perry to be Secretary of the Department of Energy, a Department that he called for eliminating in 2011.  After briefings on the Department’s mission and programs, Governor Perry came to “regret” that position.  But his short education on his prospective job is not enough to prepare him for its complexity and importance.

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