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.
Sep 17, 2014 Press ReleaseIssues: Education, Maryland’s 8th Congressional District
Maryland Congressman Chris Van Hollen today announced that the U.S. Department of Justice has awarded a $9.8 million grant to National 4-H Council in Chevy Chase, MD for youth mentorship programs that aim to provide after-school activities to at-risk youth.
Sep 16, 2014 Press ReleaseIssues: Maryland’s 8th Congressional District
Maryland Congressman Chris Van Hollen today commended Carroll Neal and his wife Diane Henderson-Neal, both Montgomery County employees, for being selected as 2014 Angels in Adoption™. They have fostered five children since becoming licensed foster parents in 2009, and have adopted two of them.
Jul 31, 2014 Press ReleaseIssues: Federal Employees
Maryland Congressman Chris Van Hollen issued the following statement in support of President Obama’s executive order to advance workplace protections for federal contractors: