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Chris Van Hollen, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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
June 26, 2014 Lowering Gasoline Prices to Fuel an America That Works Act of 2014
April 8, 2014 Statement on H.R. 1459
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary, Department of the Interior - Conserve National Treasures Using Antiquities Act
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran - National Endowment for the Humanities Funding
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson - National Endowment for the Arts Funding
Jan. 30, 2013 Van Hollen, Thompson Put State Pride and Delicacies on the Line in Super Bowl Wager
Jan. 25, 2013 House Democrats Applaud Efforts to Include Students with Disabilities in Extracurricular Activities
Jan. 18, 2013 Van Hollen Statement on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Sept. 11, 2012 Van Hollen Statement on 11th Anniversary of the 9/11 Attacks
June 19, 2012 Expressing Regret for Passage of Laws Adversely Affecting the Chinese in the United States
May 1, 2012 CAPAC Celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
May 1, 2012 Van Hollen Statement on Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
April 24, 2012 Regarding the 97th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide
April 20, 2012 Van Hollen Statement on Earth Day
April 19, 2012 The Holocaust
April 1, 2012 ABC "This Week" - Transcript
Sept. 9, 2011 Van Hollen Statement on the 10th Anniversary of the 9/11 Attacks
June 30, 2011 Van Hollen Statement on 45th Anniversary of Medicare
Nov. 17, 2010 Supporting Efforts to bring World Cup to the United States
Nov. 24, 2009 Van Hollen Statement On The Passing Of Abe Pollin
Sept. 18, 2009 Van Hollen Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
Sept. 9, 2009 Recognizing September 11 As A National Day Of Service And Remembrance
June 11, 2008 Caroline Pryce Walker Conquer Childhood Cancer Act of 2008
April 24, 2008 Commemorating the 93rd Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide
March 14, 2008 The 20th Anniversary of the Gas Attack of the Kurds of Halabja
March 11, 2008 Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008 Veto Message from the President of the United States
Feb. 7, 2008 Van Hollen, Members of Team Maryland Fight for Baltimore Heritage Area
Sept. 11, 2007 Van Hollen Statement on the Sixth Anniversary of the September 11 Attacks
July 10, 2007 Regarding The Score Association
June 21, 2007 The Department of State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2008
March 21, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
Dec. 8, 2006 Tribute To Gilbert Lessenco
May 3, 2006 Lobbying Accountability and Transparency Act of 2006
Feb. 21, 2006 Van Hollen Statement on Black History Month
Oct. 25, 2005 On the Passing of Rosa Parks
July 14, 2005 Van Hollen Announces Formation of Community Task Force
May 4, 2005 CNN Crossfire - Transcript
March 1, 2005 Van Hollen Concerned about Effect of New NIH Disclosure Rules
June 25, 2004 Act Now to Stop Humanitarian Catastrophe in Darfur, Sudan
June 7, 2004 Van Hollen Statement on the Death of President Ronald Reagan
May 20, 2004 Honoring the Crew of the USS "Pittsburgh" for their Heroism in World War II
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