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Ben Cardin's Public Statements on Issue: Education

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
Issue Position: Education
May 8, 2014 Submitted Resolutions - National Teacher Day
Jan. 30, 2014 Agricultural Act of 2014
Jan. 28, 2014 Cardin Calls For Congress To Work With The President To Restore The Promise Of The American Dream
Nov. 22, 2013 Mikulski, Cardin Announce $3 Million Federal Grant to Support Effective Life Skills Though CASA de Maryland
Nov. 5, 2013 Inhofe, Cardin Introduce Bill to Extend Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education
Aug. 20, 2013 Mikulski, Cardin Announce $110,000 Head Start Grant for the City of Cumberland
March 29, 2013 Mikulski, Cardin Announce Federal Funding to Provide Life Saving Firefighting Equipment and Job Training in Carroll County
Feb. 25, 2013 Hoyer, Mikulski, Cardin, Members of Maryland House Delegation Urge the House to Take Action to Avert Sequestration
Jan. 23, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Oct. 25, 2012 Cardin, Ruppersberger, Sarbanes Help Launch New Initiative to Train Low-skill Job Seekers
Oct. 25, 2012 Ruppersberger, Cardin, Sarbanes Help Launch New Initiative to Train Low-skill Job Seekers
July 27, 2012 Cardin, Mikulski, Van Hollen Announce $46 Million in Federal Funding to Increase Employment for Low-Income Older Adults in Maryland
July 23, 2012 Cardin, Mikulski Announce National Science Foundation Grant for Baltimore City Community College
May 1, 2012 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Education
March 14, 2012 March is Women's History Month
Nov. 10, 2011 Cardin, Mikulski Announce Funds to Strengthen Stem Education in Baltimore's Middle Schools
Sept. 7, 2011 Senators Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Designating National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week
July 25, 2011 CARDIN, MIKULSKI, SARBANES BREAK GROUND FOR NEW ALLIED HEALTH CARE EDUCATION CENTER IN MT. AIRY
May 16, 2011 Letter to Chair and Ranking Member of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education
May 11, 2011 Durbin, Reid, Menendez, 30 Others Introduce the DREAM Act
April 13, 2011 The Debt
March 2, 2011 Letter to Daniel Inouye, Chairman; Tom Harkin, Chairman; Thad Cochran, Vice Chairman; Richard Shelby, Ranking Member, U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee
Aug. 5, 2010 Cardin Launds Senate Action to Save Teachers and First Responders from Budget Cuts
Aug. 4, 2010 FAA Air Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act
April 1, 2010 Congress Acts to Put More Money into Pell and Other Federal College Aid Programs
March 24, 2010 Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010
March 23, 2010 Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010
June 10, 2009 Maryland and Virginia Senators Introduce Bill to Support Chesapeake Bay Clean-Up
May 20, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Foreign Policy Priorities in the President's FY '10 International Affairs Budget
May 6, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Edward Kennedy, Chairman, Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions and The Honorable Max Baucus, Chairman, Senate Committee on Finance
May 6, 2009 Hearing of the Communications, Technology and the Internet Subcommittee of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee - The Future of Journalism
May 1, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Tom Harkin and Arlen Specter, Chairman And Ranking Member, Senate Subcommittee On Labor, Health And Human Services, Education And Related Agencies
April 29, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Nominations
April 29, 2009 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2010--Conference Report
April 22, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Tom Harkin, Chairman, Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education and The Honorable Arlen Specter, Ranking Member
March 12, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Budget Committee - The President's Fiscal Year 2010 Budget and Revenue Proposal
March 10, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Budget Committee - The President's Fiscal Year 2010 Budget Proposal
March 9, 2009 Senators Mikulski and Cardin, Governor O'Malley Announce Federal and State Higher Education Investments
March 9, 2009 Budget, Medicare Research, and Education
Feb. 23, 2009 Education, Health Care, and Home Sales
Feb. 10, 2009 Cardin Praises Senate Passage oOf The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act
July 2, 2008 Letter to Mary Peters, Secretary of the Department of Transportation, Re: Update Analysis Model for Setting Fuel Economy Increases to Reflect Current Gas Prices and Urgency of Reducing U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions
June 26, 2008 Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2008
April 18, 2008 We Need To Improve Educational Benefits For Veterans
Feb. 14, 2008 Letter to Edward M. Kennedy and Mike Enzi, Chairman and Ranking Member of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, Re: Heart for Women Act
Nov. 16, 2007 Labor-HHS Appropriations
Nov. 15, 2007 Cardin, Mikulski Laud Senate Passage of Head Start Reauthorization
Nov. 13, 2007 Mikulski, Cardin Denounce President's Veto of Critical Education, Nursing, Health Priorities
Oct. 23, 2007 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Act, 2008, --Continued --
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