Congressman Ruppersberger's e-Newsletter for February 2012
Ruppersberger, Kamenetz Announce $1.75 Million for Life-Saving Fire Equipment
Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger and Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz announced that the Baltimore County Fire Department will receive a $1.75 million federal grant to purchase 60 cardiac defibrillators. Click here for more.
Maryland Delegation Announces $7.6 Million for Highway Repair
Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger along with the rest of Maryland's Congressional Delegation announced that the Department of Transportation has been awarded $7.6 million in federal emergency relief to repair roads and highways across Maryland following the devastation caused by Tropical Storm Lee last September. Click here for more.
Ruppersberger Visits Marlin Steel in Baltimore
Marlin Steel was recently named one of the fastest-growing inner city companies in the country -- and they're hiring locally. Click here for more.
Ruppersberger Helps Open New Fire Station for MD National Guard at Martin State Airport
Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger joined members of the Maryland Air National Guard in opening a new state-of-the-art fire station that will benefit the entire surrounding Baltimore County Area. Click here for more.
SOPA Bill Pulled from House Consideration
The Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) has been pulled it from consideration in the House of Representatives until there is a wider consensus on a solution for online copyright infringement. Click here to read Congressman Ruppersberger's blog entry on the bill.