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April 23, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Milulski Releases Statement About Death of Rockville Resident Warren Weinstein

U.S. Senator Barbara Mikulski issued the following statement, today, about the death of Rockville resident Warren Weinstein, who was taken hostage by terrorists from his residence in Pakistan in 2011: “I was truly heartbroken to learn of the news of Warren Weinstein’s death. I, along with several of my colleagues in the Maryland delegation, have […]

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March 9, 2015 | Sonya Burke

County Leaders Endorse Congressman Chris Van Hollen for U.S. Senate (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett and the Montgomery County Council are united in their support for U.S. Rep. Chris Van Hollen’s bid to become a U.S. Senator. At an endorsement rally on March 9 at the steps of the Council Office Building, the elected leaders expressed their support for Van Hollen’s candidacy. You may recall […]

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March 9, 2015 | Sonya Burke

A Big Day for Congressman Chris Van Hollen in Montgomery County (VIDEO)

It was a big day for Congressman Chris Van Hollen who was endorsed for U.S. Senate by the entire Montgomery County Council and County Executive Ike Leggett at a rally in Rockville on March 9.  In his own words: Senator Barbara Mikulski announced last week that she is retiring when her term ends in 2016. […]

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March 2, 2015 | Staff Writer

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Mikulski’s Statement to Not Seek Reelection in 2016 to the Senate

Senator Barbara Mikulski’s released the following statement on her decision not to seek reelection in 2016: “It’s great being here in Fells Point today where I spent a good part of my life and where I learned my values. Growing up in East Baltimore was growing up in an urban village where people lived, worked, […]

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February 11, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Mikulski “Shocked at the Findings of the NTSB’s Investigation”

U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski today issued the following statement after the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) issued safety recommendations for the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (Metro) system following the Yellow Line smoke incident on January 12 that caused the death of one passenger, critical injuries to two passengers and the hospitalization of 84 […]

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January 17, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Mikulski: “Riders Should Not Live in Fear Every Time They Step on a Metro Train”

U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.) issued the following statement (below) after the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) released its preliminary report on Jan. 16 of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) yellow line smoke incident that caused the death of one passenger, critical injuries to two passengers and the hospitalization of 84 others: […]

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January 12, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Mikulski Applauds Obama’s Initiative to Make Community College Education More Affordable

U.S. Senator Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.), a senior member of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee and member of the Senate Community College Caucus, today applauded President Obama’s plan to make community college more affordable for American families. “I applaud the President’s proposal to make community college tuition-free for responsible students. I believe […]

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December 9, 2014 | Sonya Burke

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Senator Mikulski Issues Statement on Plane Crash in Gaithersburg

U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.) issued the following statement on the plane crash in Gaithersburg which killed six people: “My thoughts and prayers are with those who lost loved ones in yesterday’s plane crash in Gaithersburg especially to the Gemmell Family. My deepest gratitude goes to the first responders who rushed to the scene […]

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September 18, 2014 | Sonya Burke

U.S. Senator Mikulski Congratulates the Baltimore Orioles on the Senate Floor

U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.) today spoke out on the Senate floor to congratulate the Baltimore Orioles on clinching the American League (AL) East Division title this week. The Baltimore Orioles defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 8-2 on Tuesday at Oriole Park at Camden Yards to secure their title. The Orioles last won the […]

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July 25, 2014 | Staff Writer

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Senator Ben Cardin Meets with the County Council (Video)

U.S. Senator Ben Cardin made a visit to Rockville this week where he met with Councilmembers to fill them in on what’s happening in Washington, D.C. and to hear their concerns. CCM’s Susan Kenedy reports. Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming. Related:

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