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Ben Cardin's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

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 10, 2014 Cardin Leads Reintroduction Of Bill To Create Nationwide Standard For Restoring Voting Rights For Americans Released From Prison
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
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to Hamid Karzai, President of Afghanistan - Protect Women in the Afghan National Police
Nov. 21, 2013 Governor O'Malley Hosts Better Choices, Better Results Forum on Maryland Public Safety Initiatives
Sept. 27, 2013 Mikulski, Cardin Announce Federal Grants to Hire 14 New Police Officers
Sept. 19, 2013 Judiciary Committee Passes National Blue Alert Bill To Help Apprehend Criminals Who Injure Or Kill Law Enforcement Officers
Aug. 1, 2013 SJC To Consider National Blue Alert Act In September
Aug. 1, 2013 Cummings and Cardin Introduce Legislation to Better Protect State and Local Witnesses from Violence and Intimidation
Aug. 1, 2013 Cardin and Cummings Introduce Legislation To Better Protect State and Local Witnesses From Violence and Intimidation
July 15, 2013 Cardin Statement on Zimmerman Acquittal
May 23, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 13, 2013 Cardin Says Ensuring Compliance with the Law Should Not Be Politicized
May 1, 2013 Letter to Chairwoman Mikulski and Vice Chairman Shelby - Fund Federal COPS Hiring Program
March 27, 2013 Mikulski, Cardin Announce $1 Million Grant to Protect High Risk Victims of Domestic Violence
March 13, 2013 Cardin Joins Vice President, Attorney General In Announcing Grants For Programs To Prevent Domestic Violence
Feb. 19, 2013 Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder and FBI Director Robert Mueller - Religion and Hate Crimes
Feb. 15, 2013 Cardin Introduces "National Blue Alert" Bill To Help Apprehend Criminals Who Seriously Injure Or Kill Law Enforcement Officers
Feb. 14, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Feb. 12, 2013 Cardin Calls On House To Quickly Send VAWA To The President To Be Signed Into Law
Oct. 17, 2012 Mikulski, Cardin Announce More than $5 Million in Grants to Fight Violence Against Women in Maryland
July 11, 2012 Cardin, Milkuski Announce Nearly $4 Million in Federal Funds to Fight and Prevent Crime Across Maryland
May 31, 2012 Senator Cardin, Prince George's County Sheriff High, State's Attorney Also Brooks Lead Call to Pass Reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act
May 13, 2012 The Daily Beast - After Trayvon Martin: Is It Time to End Racial Profiling?
May 10, 2012 Cardin Praises Senate Passage of Bill to Expand Protections for Whistleblowers
April 17, 2012 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of U.S. Department of Justice
April 17, 2012 Cardin Testifies on the Need to End Racial Profiling in America
March 27, 2012 The Hill - Senator Cardin Calls Trayvon Martin Shooting "Potential Hate Crime," Pushes Anti-Racial Profiling Bill
March 22, 2012 Cardin Votes for Final Passage of Bill to Make Congressional Insider Trading Illegal
March 19, 2012 Statement by United States Senator Ben Cardin on the Murders at a Jewish School in Toulouse, France
Feb. 16, 2012 Russian Human Rights
Dec. 17, 2011 Cardin Introduces Bill to Create Nationwide Standards for Restoring Voting Rights After Prison
Dec. 5, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Oct. 7, 2011 Cardin Introduces Bill to End Racial Profiling by Law Enforcement
Sept. 8, 2011 Judiciary Committee Passes Cardin Blue Alert Bill to Help Apprehend Criminals Who Injure or Kill Law Enforcement Officers
Aug. 9, 2011 Cardin Joins Governor O'Malley in Announcing Funds to Crack Down on Parole and Probation Violators in Prince George's County
June 22, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barbara A. Mikulski, Chairman and The Honorable Kay Bailey Hutchison, Ranking Member, Commerce, Justice & Science Subcommittee
April 7, 2011 Cardin Reintroduces Key Legislation to Stop Recurring Passport Fraud
Jan. 6, 2011 Small Explosions at Maryland State Buildings
Dec. 9, 2010 Cardin Introduces Bill to Protect Americans from Cybercriminals and Cyberterrorists
Nov. 22, 2010 Cardin, Graham, Leahy Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Protect Law Enforcement Nationwide
Nov. 18, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Oct. 6, 2010 Hate Crimes Against the Homeless
Sept. 29, 2010 Cardin Chairs First-Ever Senate Hearing on Violence Against the Homeless
Sept. 29, 2010 Cardin, McGovern Introduce Bills Creating Consequences for Corruption
Sept. 14, 2010 Cardin Calls for Uniform Standards for Reporting and Investigating Sexual Assualts
July 30, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary Of State
March 26, 2010 Boxer, Brownback and Cardin Introduce Bill to Prevent Child Trafficking
March 12, 2010 Cardin Applauds Judiciary Committee for Moving Closer to Sentencing Equity
March 1, 2010 Cardin Statement on the Temporary Extension of Expiring Provisions of the Patriot Act
Feb. 25, 2010 Senators Move Forward Legislation To Better Protect State And Local Witnesses From Violence
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