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Chris Van Hollen, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Education

Full Name: Christopher 'Chris' Van Hollen, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (MD) - District 8, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 8
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Katherine; 3 Children: Anna, Nicholas, Alexander
Birth Date: 01/10/1959
Birth Place: Karachi, Pakistan
Home City: Kensington, MD
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
July 9, 2014 Hearing of the House Budget Committee - A Progress Report on the War on Poverty
April 30, 2014 Hearing of the House Budget Committee - A Progress Report on the War on Poverty: Lessons from the Frontlines
April 10, 2014 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2015
April 10, 2014 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2015
April 9, 2014 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2015
April 8, 2014 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2015
April 4, 2014 Transcript of Pelosi, House Democratic Leaders Press Availability on Ryan Republican Budget Cuts to Education
April 3, 2014 Transcript of Pelosi, Van Hollen Press Conference Today
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
April 22, 2013 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chair Member of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies and Rosa DeLauro, Member of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies - Technical Education Act
Feb. 25, 2013 Hoyer, Mikulski, Cardin, Members of Maryland House Delegation Urge the House to Take Action to Avert Sequestration
Jan. 25, 2013 House Democrats Applaud Efforts to Include Students with Disabilities in Extracurricular Activities
Jan. 10, 2013 Maryland Named #1 Public School System by Education Week
Aug. 16, 2012 Fox News "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript
July 27, 2012 Cardin, Mikulski, Van Hollen Announce $46 Million in Federal Funding to Increase Employment for Low-Income Older Adults in Maryland
Feb. 28, 2012 Protecting Academic Freedom in Higher Education Act
July 19, 2011 Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2011
June 22, 2011 Van Hollen Statement on CBO Long-Term Budget Outlook
June 1, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2017, Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2012
March 30, 2011 Scholarships For Opportunity and Results Act
Feb. 18, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011: Extension of Remarks
Dec. 9, 2010 Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010
Sept. 20, 2010 Van Hollen Blasts GOP Plan to Repeal Recovery Act Dollars
Aug. 10, 2010 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript
Aug. 10, 2010 Van Hollen Fights For Children & Teachers, Against Big Corporations that Outsource American Jobs
Aug. 10, 2010 Education Jobs and Medicaid Assistance Act
March 25, 2010 Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
March 21, 2010 Van Hollen Statement In Support Of The Health Care And Education Affordability Act Of 2010
March 21, 2010 Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
March 7, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Dave Obey, Chairman, Subcommittee on Labor Health & Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies; The Honorable Todd Tiahrt, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Labor Health & Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies
Sept. 17, 2009 Van Hollen Votes To Support Critical Investments In Education
Sept. 15, 2009 Van Hollen, Platts And Walz Introduce The EDUCATE Act
July 24, 2009 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
June 4, 2009 Introduction Of The Idea Fairness Restoration Act
June 1, 2009 Van Hollen Applauds Recovery Act's $589 million Investment In Maryland Schools
May 14, 2009 Van Hollen Statement on Passage of the 21st Century Green High-Performing Public School Facilities Act
May 13, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Committee On Foreign Relations - Nominations
April 2, 2009 Press Conference with Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Speaker of the House, and Other House Democratic Leaders
Feb. 24, 2009 Van Hollen Helps to Secure Over $230 million in Federal Funding for Maryland Initiatives
Feb. 8, 2009 Fox News "Fox News Sunday" - Transcript
Sept. 18, 2008 No Child Left Inside Act of 2008
Aug. 14, 2008 Van Hollen-Castle Measure to Recruit More Highly Qualified Teachers in Low-Income Communities Becomes Law
July 31, 2008 House Passes Van Hollen-Castle Measure to Recruit More Highly Qualified Teachers in Low-Income Communities
March 6, 2008 Generations Invigorating Volunteerism and Education Act
Feb. 7, 2008 College Opportunity and Affordability Act of 2007
Feb. 6, 2008 House Passes Van Hollen Amendment to Increase Funding Authorization for Teach for America
Nov. 15, 2007 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
Nov. 14, 2007 Introduction of the Idea Fairness Restoration Act
Nov. 14, 2007 Conference Report on H.R. 1429, Improving Head Start for School Readiness Act of 2007
Nov. 13, 2007 Opposing the President's Veto of The Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations Bill
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