Congressman Chris Van Hollen

Representing the 8th District of Maryland

Apr 24, 2015 Press Release
One hundred years ago today, the Ottoman government arrested and murdered over 250 Armenian intellectuals and political figures in Istanbul, beginning the global tragedy that would become the Armenian Genocide. Over an eight year period, the world lost over 1.5 million Armenian people, who were killed in a brutal and systematic way.
Issues: Human Rights, National Security and Foreign Policy
Apr 24, 2015 Press Release
House Budget Committee Ranking Member Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) and senior Democratic leaders on the Senate and House Committees charged with overseeing the nation’s policies on health, consumer rights, budget, aging and veterans’ affairs today urged the Food and Drug Administration to support
Issues: Consumer Protection, Health Care
Apr 23, 2015 Press Release
Today Maryland Congressman Chris Van Hollen released the following statement on the death of Warren Weinstein, a Maryland resident held hostage by al Qaeda since 2011:
Issues: National Security and Foreign Policy