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Ben Cardin's Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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
March 10, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Asking Pentagon to Help Identify, Bring Home Remains of Sailors Killed at Pearl Harbor for Burial
Feb. 12, 2014 The Sochi Olympics
Nov. 19, 2013 Sesquicentennial Salute to Gettysburg Address
Nov. 13, 2013 Cardin, Wicker Lead Senate In Commemoration Of 75th Anniversary Of Kristallnacht
Nov. 7, 2013 Rockefeller Says Heritage Area Bill Will Strengthen Tourism, Economic Opportunities in WV
June 12, 2013 Cardin Jobs Bill Would Simplify Restoration Of Historic Properties, Spur Economic Development
May 23, 2013 Memorial Day
May 23, 2013 Cardin Bill Would Renew Chesapeake Gateway Grant Program That Helps Boosts Tourism Economy
April 18, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 6, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 6, 2013 Cardin, Mikulski Introduce C&O Canal Bill To Continue Community Involvement In The National Historic Park
Jan. 27, 2013 Cardin Statement on International Holocaust Remembrance Day January 27, 2013
Sept. 20, 2012 Cardin Co-Sponsors Resolution Urging Return or Compensation of Property Seized During Nazi, Communist Eras
Sept. 11, 2012 Statement by U.S. Senator Ben Cardin on the 11th Anniversary of 9/11
Sept. 11, 2012 Veterans Jobs Corps Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed--Continued
Aug. 28, 2012 Honoring American Workers
Aug. 6, 2012 Cardin, Mikulski Praise Federal Funds to Improve National Star Spangled Banner Byway in Bladensburg, Cottage City and Colmar Manor
Aug. 3, 2012 Cardin, Mikulski Announce Almost 200,000 in Federal Funding for Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Byway
July 30, 2012 Cardin Attends Official Opening of Star-Spangled Banner National Historic Trail
June 26, 2012 Cardin, Mikulski Announce $30,000 in Funding for Garrett Co. Heritage Area
June 10, 2012 Cardin Participates in National Road Bicentennial Monument Dedication; Tours Historic Underground Railroad Tunnel
Feb. 6, 2012 Cardin Introduces Bill to Create Jobs by Making it Easier to Restore Historic Properties
Jan. 31, 2012 Cardin Cosponsors Bipartisan Visa Waiver Legislation for Poland
Nov. 10, 2011 Mikulski, Cardin Praise Senate Committee Passage Of Bill To Create Harriet Tubman National Historical Parks
Oct. 3, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 29, 2011 Cardin, Wicker Recognize the International Year for People of African Descent
June 16, 2011 Juneteenth 2011
May 2, 2011 Bicentennial Celebration of the National Road
Feb. 17, 2011 Senate Passes Senator Cardin's Resolution Honoring the NAACP
Feb. 17, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Feb. 11, 2011 Cardin, Mikulski Introduce C&O Canal Bill to Continue Community Involvement in the National Historic Park
Feb. 10, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Feb. 1, 2011 Senator Cardin, Milulski Introduce Bill in 112th Congress to establish Two National Parks to Honor Life of Harriet Tubman
Feb. 1, 2011 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
Jan. 25, 2011 Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Jan. 6, 2011 Celebrating the Life and Legacy of an American Icon: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Nov. 18, 2010 Theological School of Halki
July 28, 2010 Celebrating the 46th Anniversary of the 1965 Voting Rights Act
July 2, 2010 Letter to Mr. Sepp Blatter President Fédération Internationale de Football Association
June 14, 2010 Flag Day
May 7, 2010 Op-Ed: We Need a Permanent Moratorium on Drilling Off the Atlantic Coast
Jan. 29, 2010 Black History Month Reminds Americans of the Important Achievements of African Americans
Jan. 11, 2010 Honoring The Memory Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
July 15, 2009 Cardin Testifies Before Senate Committee in Support of Creation of Harriet Tubman National Historical Parks
June 18, 2009 Apologizing for the Enslavement and Racial Segregation of African Americans
June 11, 2009 Cardin Announces Hearing to Review Mountaintop Mining Practices
April 6, 2009 Saving a Free Press Could Help Preserve Our Democracy
March 19, 2009 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Sept. 18, 2008 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Sept. 8, 2008 Ben's Briefing
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