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Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger

Representing the 2nd District of Maryland

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Mar 27, 2019 Press Release
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.

Mar 25, 2019 Press Release
(Washington, DC) — U.S. Representative C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger today issued the following statement calling for the release of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report into possible ties between Russia and President Trump’s 2016 campaign:
Mar 20, 2019 Press Release

(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.

Mar 12, 2019 Press Release
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.

Mar 4, 2019 Press Release

(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: 

Feb 14, 2019 Press Release

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. 

Feb 14, 2019 Press Release
Bill ensures 800,000 government workers will stay on the job
(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger (D-MD) today voted in support of H.J. Res 31, which funds seven appropriations bills for the rest of the year and prevents another government shutdown. The legislation, which is the product of a bipartisan, bicameral Conference Committee agreement, passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 300 to 128.
Feb 13, 2019 Press Release
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.

Feb 7, 2019 Press Release

(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. 

Feb 4, 2019 Press Release
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.