Expedited Repair Work Comes After Sustained Pressure by Maryland Congressional Delegation
(WASHINGTON, DC) – Today, U.S. Senators Chris Van Hollen and Ben Cardin along with Congressmen Dutch Ruppersberger, Steny Hoyer, John Sarbanes, and Anthony Brown (all D-Md.) applauded the National Park Service’s (NPS) announcement that it will immediately use emergency contracting authority to begin repairs on the Baltimore-Washington Parkway.
(Washington, DC) – Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger joined U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen, along with Congressmen Elijah Cummings and John Sarbanes (All D-Md.) in announcing more than $1 million in affordable housing grants for Baltimore City and the region, including: $322,500 for the Neighborhood Housing Services of Baltimore, Inc.; $227,500 for the St.
Bipartisan, bicameral bill will establish minimum standards for government purchased IoT devices
Today, a bipartisan and bicameral coalition introduced the Internet of Things (IoT) Cybersecurity Improvement Act of 2019 (H.R. 1168). The legislation would establish baseline security requirements for IoT devices purchased by the federal government.
(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger (D-MD) today announced his support of H.Res. 109, commonly known as the “Green New Deal” resolution to address climate change. He issued the following statement:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressmen Michael T. McCaul (R-TX), Jim Langevin (D-RI), John Katko (D-NY), Dutch Ruppersberger (D-MD), and John Ratcliffe (R-TX) released the following after introducing H.R. 1158 — the Cyber Incident Response Teams Act.
Bill ensures 800,000 government workers will stay on the job
Ruppersberger cosponsored resolution
(Washington, DC) – Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger today issued the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.J. Res. 37, which directs the removal of U.S. troops from hostilities in Yemen that have not been authorized by Congress.
(Washington, DC) – Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger joined Congresswoman Terri Sewell (D-AL) today in introducing legislation that would provide federal workers impacted by a government shutdown with back pay – plus interest.
Kent was Killed in Action Last Month while Waiting for a Waiver to Attend a Ph.D. Program
WASHINGTON – Today U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) and Congressman Walter Jones (R-N.C.) led a letter with Senators Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.), Ben Cardin (D-Md.), and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) and Congressmen C.A.