Ben Cardin - Senator for Maryland

Ben’s Funding Priorities

As part of the on-going changes to the annual appropriations process, senators no longer request funding for specific projects or “earmarks.”  However, I am able to provide the Appropriations subcommittees with funding recommendations for programs of special importance, especially those that touch the lives of Marylanders.

Click on the links below to read my letters to each of the Appropriations subcommittees with my programmatic recommendations for Fiscal Year 2012 (FY12). 

Ben's appropriations requests for:




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