Two of the most pressing challenges we face are the need to address the economic costs and public health risks associated with climate change and to strengthen the middle class. The Healthy Climate and Family Security Act of 2014 would do both.
Co-Chair of the Dutch Caucus Chris Van Hollen (MD-08) and Co-Chair Bill Huizenga (MI-02) led the House in a moment of silence to honor the memory of the passengers who lost their lives aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 17.
Should anonymous campaign expenditures be allowed?Congressman Van Hollen recently spoke at the American Enterprise Institute about our broken campaign finance system and what we can do to fix it.
Today Maryland Congressman Chris Van Hollen announced that the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy has awarded a $2.77 million grant to the Add Us In initiative, a group of organizations including TransCen Inc. in Rockville that aims to improve employment opportunities for people with disabilities. TransCen Inc.
Sep 18, 2014 Press ReleaseIssues: Maryland’s 8th Congressional District
Today Maryland Congressman Chris Van Hollen released the following statement in recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month:
Sep 18, 2014 Press ReleaseIssues: Environment and Energy
On Sunday, September 21st constituents from across the country will descend upon New York City for the first-ever People’s Climate March. This monumental event, supported by more than 1,000 organizations representing roughly 100 million people worldwide, promises to demonstrate the overwhelming public support for climate action and environmental justice ahead of United Nations Secretary-Genera