Congressman Ruppersberger's e-Newsletter for October 2013
Oct 1, 2013
Ruppersberger to Host Events Around the District
In the coming weeks, Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger will continue his community tour throughout the Second District with events designed to meet a variety of needs, from avoiding foreclosure to securing benefits for veterans. Click here to see a list of events and to RSVP.
Ruppersberger Discusses Potential Changes to NSA Data Collection
Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger helped lead an open hearing of the House Intelligence Committee on potential improvements to the law that authorizes NSA data collection programs to increase transparency. Click here to watch his opening statement.
Ruppersberger: LNG Facility at Sparrows Point Officially ‘Dead in the Water’
Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger applauded the demise of a proposed liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility at Sparrows Point after years of community opposition. Click here to read more.
House Passes Legislation to Support Veterans
Congressman Ruppersberger was proud to support a bipartisan package of bills that will honor our obligation to support our nation’s veterans. Click here to learn more from his blog.
Water Infrastructure Bill Protects Jobs, Port of Baltimore
The House of Representatives passed key legislation authorizing funding for improvements to America’s ports and waterways, as well as projects tied to drinking water, dams and levees, and environmental restoration. Click here to learn more. Click here to read coverage from the Baltimore Sun.