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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
June 24, 2014 Cardin Statement on SCOTUS Ruling on Carbon Standards
April 29, 2014 Cardin Statement On SCOTUS Decision Upholding Cross-State Air Pollution Rule
Aug. 1, 2013 Cummings and Cardin Introduce Legislation to Better Protect State and Local Witnesses from Violence and Intimidation
July 15, 2013 Cardin Statement on Zimmerman Acquittal
July 10, 2013 Keep Student Loans Affordable Act of 2013--Motion to Proceed--Continued
July 2, 2013 Cardin Statement On Cardin-Lugar Transparency Ruling
June 27, 2013 Celebrating LGBT Pride Month
June 26, 2013 Cardin Praises Supreme Court Ruling On Marriage Equality
June 25, 2013 Cardin Responds To Supreme Court Decision Harming Voting Rights
May 18, 2011 Executive Session
Dec. 20, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Legislation
June 15, 2010 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Chairman, Terrorism, and Homeland Security of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Nomination Hearing of James Cole for Deputy Attorney General
Feb. 25, 2010 Senators Move Forward Legislation To Better Protect State And Local Witnesses From Violence
Dec. 17, 2009 Law Student Particpation Act
July 28, 2009 Cardin Says Civilian Courts Have the Capacity to Try And Convict Terrorists and Restore the Rule Law
June 8, 2009 My Meeting With Judge Sonia Sotomayor
March 31, 2008 Letter to Robert Byrd and Thad Cochran, Chairman and Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Re: Restore Byrne/JAG Grants for State and Local Law Enforcement in Supplemental Appropriations Bill
Nov. 29, 2007 Cardin Urges White House to Comply with Judiciary Committee Subpoenas
Oct. 2, 2007 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Preserving the Rule of Law in the Fight Against Terrorism
Aug. 2, 2007 Cardin Denounces Rove For Failure to Honor Senate Judiciary Committee Subpoena, and Jennings for Claiming Privilege
April 19, 2007 Cardin: Ag Gonzales Testimony Leaves More Questions Than Answers About Firings Of U.S. Attorneys
June 7, 2005 Cardin Sponsors Resolution Calling For Bipartisan House Investigation Of Abuses Of Detainees At All U.S. Detention Centers
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