Congressman Chris Van Hollen

Representing the 8th District of Maryland

Jan 26, 2015 Press Release
Maryland Congressman Chris Van Hollen today joined six House Democrats in introducing the Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act (FEPPLA), legislation that would provide six weeks of paid leave to federal employees for the birth, adoption or foster placement of a child.
Issues: Federal Employees
Jan 21, 2015 Press Release
Today Maryland Congressman Van Hollen issued the following statement on the reintroduction of the DISCLOSE Act, which will promote transparency and disclosure of the secret money being used to influence American elections:  
Jan 14, 2015 Press Release
Today Congressman Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) and Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn (R-TN), Co-Chairs of the Kurdish American Caucus, released a letter to Secretary of State Kerry urging him to grant the travel visa request of Salih Muslim Mohammed, Co-Chairman of the Democratic Union Party (PYD) of Syria.   
Issues: National Security and Foreign Policy