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Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger

Representing the 2nd District of Maryland


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Jul 8, 2015 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger joined U.S. Senators Barbara A. Mikulski and Ben Cardin, along with with U.S. Representatives Steny H. Hoyer, John P. Sarbanes and Donna F. Edwards (all D-Md.) in announcing that the Anne Arundel County Fire Department will receive $7,072,520 in federal funding through the U.S.

Jun 30, 2015 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger along with U.S. Senators Barbara A. Mikulski and Ben Cardin, together with U.S. Representatives Elijah E. Cummings and John P. Sarbanes (all D-Md.), today announced that the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has awarded $5 million to the City of Baltimore to support job training programs for youth and young adults.

Jun 25, 2015 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger today issued the following statement on the Supreme Court decision in the case of King v. Burwell. The decision ensures that all Americans are eligible to receive tax credits under the Affordable Healthcare Act, regardless of which state they reside.

Jun 24, 2015 Press Release

(Timonium, MD) - Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger (D-MD) today announced Dundalk teen Sarah McDermott as the winner of the 2015 Congressional Art Contest for Maryland’s Second District. McDermott, a senior at Patapsco High School and Center for the Arts, submitted a watercolor and digital depiction of a parrot entitled “Polly.” The piece will be displayed in the U.S.

Jun 16, 2015 Press Release

(Timonium, MD) - Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger (D-MD) on Thursday will guest coach professional and college-level players in a charity lacrosse game benefitting wounded warriors.

Jun 5, 2015 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger tonight received the 31st William Oliver Baker Award from the nonprofit, nonpartisan Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA) for his bipartisan leadership as Ranking Member of the House Intelligence Committee.

May 14, 2015 Floor Statement

Mr. Speaker, I rise in strong support of the USA FREEDOM Act, which virtually deletes the National Security Agency’s database of Americans’ phone and email records. The bulk collection of what we now know as “metadata” will end.

May 13, 2015 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – “My heart goes out to the families of all those lost or injured in last night’s Amtrak derailment. I want to commend all of the first responders who undoubtedly prevented greater loss of life as well as the NTSB investigators who are now on the scene determining how this catastrophe occurred.

May 12, 2015 Floor Statement

"The House of Representatives has just considered yet another attack on the Clean Water Act and efforts to restore our nation’s watersheds. Today, I voted against the Regulatory Integrity Protection Act, which would continue years of confusion about which waterways are covered by federal environmental protection laws and which are not.

May 7, 2015 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Barbara A. Mikulski together with Representatives Elijah Cummings, John Delaney, Donna F.