Representative David Trone

Representing the 6th District of Maryland

In The News


June 3, 2019 In The News

HAGERSTOWN, Md. - On Monday, Congressman David Trone (D-MD 6th District) opened up a new district office in Hagerstown. 

It took three months before the federal government got the lease to set up this office.

May 31, 2019 In The News

It’s well known that our incarceration rates are the highest in the world, that the United States has 25 percent of the world’s prisoners but only 4.3 percent of the world’s population.

May 29, 2019 In The News

Frederick, Md. (KM). For the past two days, Representative David Trone (D) has been touring the 6th District, discussing education with local officials. He was in Frederick on Wednesday, speaking with the Presidents of Hood College and Mount Saint Mary’s University, and representatives from Frederick Community College.

May 28, 2019 In The News

HAGERSTOWN, Md. - Congressman David Trone (D-MD 6th District) toured the Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics on Tuesday in Hagerstown as part of his education tour of the district. 

PIA is currently ranked number one on Forbes top two-year trade schools list, which is a climb of ten spots from last year's rank at number 11.

May 15, 2019 In The News

Rep. David Trone is calling on Congress’ Office of the Attending Physician to provide information and training about carrying and administering the opioid overdose reversal drug naloxone.

May 14, 2019 In The News

The Verso Corporation’s decision to shut down Luke mill has pulled the rug out from under the mill employees, the town of Luke, and the entire region.

In the days following the company’s abrupt announcement, we spoke with Verso’s CEO, the Steelworkers, and state and local officials.

May 9, 2019 In The News

One day after a fatal school shooting in Colorado, more than 370 people packed the cafeteria at Earle B. Wood Middle School Wednesday night to hear from federal and local lawmakers about efforts to stem gun violence.

May 4, 2019 In The News

CUMBERLAND — Rep. David Trone said Friday that meetings are ongoing to try to find solutions to assist those impacted by the closing of the Verso Corp. paper mill in Luke.

It was announced Wednesday that the struggling mill would close its doors for good on June 30 putting nearly 700 on-site employees out of work along with hundreds of ancillary contract workers.

May 1, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON — On International Workers’ Day, Maryland Rep. David Trone asked Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta a question on the minds of many workers: What do you think the federal minimum wage should be?

“Just give me a number, not a long diatribe,” Trone told Acosta at a House Education and Labor Committee hearing.

But he didn’t get what he wanted.

April 18, 2019 In The News

True to his campaign promises, U.S. Rep. David Trone, D-Md., is working to take on the state's drug problem.

On Thursday, the first-term congressman led a workshop addressing the opioid crisis and what was being done to help at the local, state and federal levels.