Press Releases & Statements

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Aug 7, 2022

Cardin Outlines Major Wins for Maryland in Newly Passed Inflation Reduction Act

Senator highlights measures to lower prescription drug, health insurance and energy costs  Cardin also celebrates important steps forward on job creation, climate change and agricultural resilience WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator […]

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Aug 4, 2022

Cardin, Shaheen, Wicker Introduce New Bipartisan Bill to Support Economic Development, Promote Democratic Resilience & Combat Corruption in the Balkans

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.), Chair of the U.S. Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (CSCE), with Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.), Chair of the Senate Foreign Relations Subcommittee […]

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Aug 4, 2022

Maryland Delegation Announces Nearly $7 Million for Public Health and Infectious Disease Research 

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 […]

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Aug 3, 2022

Cardin: Ratification of Sweden and Finland As NATO Partners Is Important for U.S. National Security

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.) spoke from the floor of the Senate this afternoon in advance of today’s 95-1 vote on the accession of the Republic of Finland […]

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Aug 3, 2022

Cardin, U.S. Dept. of Commerce Announce $22.9 Million to Support the Offshore Wind Industry in Maryland Through American Rescue Plan Good Jobs Challenge

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.) and U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo, today announced that the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $22.9 million American Rescue Plan […]

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Aug 2, 2022

Cardin Presses the SBA to Process Outstanding COVID EIDL Applications

WASHINGTON — U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship Chair Ben Cardin (D-Md.) today convened a hearing on the U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA’s) COVID Economic Injury Disaster Loan […]

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Aug 2, 2022

Cardin, Van Hollen, Kaine, Warner Introduce Legislation to Protect Merit-Based Federal Workforce, Federal Worker Rights

WASHINGTON —U.S. Senator Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen (Both D-Md.) and Senators Tim Kaine and Mark R. Warner (Both D-Va.), with Senators Dianne Feinstein and Alex Padilla (Both D-Calif.) […]

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Aug 2, 2022

Cardin, Menendez, Van Hollen Introduce Resolution Calling for Credible Elections in Angola

WASHINGTON—U.S. Senators Ben Cardin (D-Md.), Bob Menendez (D-N.J.), Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, and Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.), Chairman of the SFRC Subcommittee on Africa and Global Health […]

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Aug 1, 2022

Cardin, Durbin, Warnock, Senate Democrats Call on Biden Administration to Increase the Rate of Refugee Admissions

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senate or Ben Cardin (D-Md.), Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-Ill.), Chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee, and Senator Raphael Warnock (D-Ga.) today joined with more than […]

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Jul 28, 2022

Maryland Congressional Delegation Shares Priorities with New Chesapeake Bay Leaders

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen and Congressmen Steny H. Hoyer, John Sarbanes, Andy Harris MD, Kweisi Mfume and David Trone met Wednesday in the U.S. […]

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