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Ben Cardin's Public Statements

Full Name: Benjamin 'Ben' L. Cardin
Office: U.S. Senate (MD) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Myrna; 1 Child: Deborah
Birth Date: 10/05/1943
Birth Place: Baltimore, MD
Home City: Baltimore, MD
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
April 17, 2014 Chairman Menendez Releases Report on the Obama Administration's "Rebalance to the Asia-Pacific" Policy
April 15, 2014 Mikulski, Cardin, Sarbanes Announce $15 Million in Federal Grant Funding for BWI Improvements
April 14, 2014 Cardin Assures Maryland's Ukrainian Community that Putin will Pay for Aggression in Ukraine
April 14, 2014 Cardin Statement on Tragic Shooting in Kansas
April 14, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Cardin, Colleagues Ask Kerry To Urge NATO, OSCE To End All Defense Contracts With Russia
April 14, 2014 Cardin Says Workforce Training and Predictability of Federal Budgets Critical to the Success of Maryland Cyber Businesses and Job Growth
April 11, 2014 Letter to Barbara Mikulski, Chairwoman and Richard Shelby, Ranking Member of Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Bulletproof Vest Program
April 10, 2014 Cardin Leads Reintroduction Of Bill To Create Nationwide Standard For Restoring Voting Rights For Americans Released From Prison
April 10, 2014 Cardin, Wicker Name Ambassador David Killion To Lead U.S. Helsinki Commission Staff
April 10, 2014 War Crimes in Syria
April 10, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 10, 2014 Senate Passes Cardin, Rubio, Menendez, Corker Resolution Urging Greater Freedom of Press in China
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Fifty-two Senators Commemorate the 35th Anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act
April 9, 2014 Senators Introduce Bipartisan Maritime Security Resolution for the Asia-Pacific Region
April 9, 2014 Senate Passes Rubio, Cardin, Menendez, Corker Resolution Urging Greater Freedom Of Press In China
April 9, 2014 Letter to Jack Reed, Chairman and Lisa Murkowski, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies - Strong Investment in Important Land Conservation Programs
April 7, 2014 Cardin Urges House to Help Our Economy and Americans in Need by Finally Passing an Extension of Emergency Unemployment Benefits
April 4, 2014 Letter to Dianne Feinstein, Chairwoman and Lamar Alexander, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
April 4, 2014 Letter to Mark Pryor, Chairman and Roy Blunt, Ranking Member of Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - The Emergency Food Assistance Program
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
April 3, 2014 Cardin, Crapo Bill To Protect Fish Habitats And Related Jobs Clears Committee Hurdle
April 3, 2014 Rubio, Cardin Introduce Syrian War Crimes Accountability Act Of 2014
April 2, 2014 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act of 2014
April 1, 2014 Cardin Urges Greater Adaptation To Meet The Threats Of Climate Change
April 1, 2014 Cardin, Feinstein, Schatz Legislation Will Boost American Jobs by Promoting Energy Efficient Buildings
April 1, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 1, 2014 Cardin Lauds Fix To SGR But Urges Permanent Repeal
March 31, 2014 Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014
March 28, 2014 Letter to Aviva Sufian, Special Envoy for US Holocaust Survivor Services - Review of Funding Gaps and Barriers Impacting Holocaust Survivors
March 27, 2014 Cardin Praises Bipartisan Unity in Support of Ukraine, Sanctions Against Russia
March 25, 2014 Cardin Statement on SCOTUS Oral Arguments in Sebelius v. Hobby Lobby
March 25, 2014 Fight Against Childhood Hunger
March 25, 2014 Cardin Discusses The Importance Of Stem Education At Frederick High School
March 25, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative - Effort to Protect Dairy Farmers and Producers in Maryland and Across Nation
March 25, 2014 Cardin Praises Proposed "Waters Of The U.S." Rule
March 24, 2014 Cardin Marks ACA's Fourth Anniversary With Final Push For Enrollment During Open Season
March 21, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Ongoing Negotiations Between the P5+1 and Iran
March 19, 2014 Cardin Hails Latest Step In U.S. Leadership In Extractive Industries Transparency
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with Iran
March 14, 2014 Cardin, Mikulski Announce Federal Funding To Hire Four Additional Firefighters In Prince George's County
March 14, 2014 Letter to Mark Wetjen, Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission and Scott O'Malia, Commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, and Bart Chilton, Commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission - Oil and Gas Market Speculation
March 13, 2014 Corinthian Colleges
March 13, 2014 Child Care and Development Block Grant Program
March 13, 2014 Cardin Calls Investing In Quality Child Care A Prudent Investment In America's Future
March 13, 2014 Cardin Welcomes Strong U.S. Action To Support Ukraine And Hold Accountable Those Who Have Victimized Its People
March 13, 2014 Cardin Says Flood Insurance Reform Will Benefit Vulnerable Marylanders
March 12, 2014 Cardin Applauds Senate Confirmation of Marylander Sarah Bloom Raskin as Deputy Secretary of the Treasury
March 12, 2014 Supporting a Venezuelan Democracy
March 12, 2014 Cardin Applauds Senate Confirmation of Marylander Sarah Bloom Raskin as Deputy Secretary of the Treasury
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