September 17, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman David Trone, who represents Allegany County, Senator Ben Cardin, Ranking Member of the Environment and Public Works Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee, and Senator Chris Van Hollen, a member of the Environment and Public Works and Appropriations committees (All D-Md.) are asking CSX to take responsibility for repairs to bridges in Cumberland that have created safety risks and impeded traffic.
September 12, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman David Trone and Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen (all D-Md.) today announced more than $395,000 in federal funding from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) for the Western Maryland Works (WMW) Allegany County Maker Space.
WASHINGTON – Congressman David Trone, U.S. Senators Chris Van Hollen and Ben Cardin, and Congressman Jamie Raskin (all D-Md.) have announced $653,805 in federal funding for the Maryland State Highway Administration to reimburse repair work to fix damages to roads caused by the heavy rains and catastrophic flooding that hit parts of Frederick and Washington Counties in May and June 2018.
September 11, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman David Trone, Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen, and Congressmen John Sarbanes and Jamie Raskin (all D-Md.) announce the recent award of $50,000 for Montgomery County’s Volunteer Center through the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), the federal agency responsible for volunteering and service programs.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representatives David Trone (D-MD), Susan Wild (D-PA), Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA), Debbie Dingell (D-MI), and Don Bacon (R-NE) introduced the Schools Preventing Hunger in At-Risk Kids (SPARK) Act, bipartisan legislation which would extend the free school meals program to the 400,000 children living with grandparents or in other arrangements – known as kinship care - who are not currently eligible.
Washington, DC - Today, Reverend Kenneth Nelson, Senior Pastor of the Seneca Community Church in Germantown gave the opening prayer before the U.S. House of Representatives upon the recommendation of Rep. David Trone (MD-06).
HAGERSTOWN - Today, Representative David Trone and U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen (all D-Md.) hosted a roundtable on rural broadband with FCC Commissioner Geoffrey Starks in Hagerstown, Maryland.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman David Trone, U.S Senator Ben Cardin and Senator Chris Van Hollen, with Congressmen Steny H. Hoyer, Elijah E. Cummings, Dutch Ruppersberger, John P. Sarbanes, Anthony G. Brown, and Jamie Raskin (All D-Md.) are calling on Senate and House appropriators to follow the recommendations laid out in a recent study by the National Academy of Sciences that calls for $1.3 billion -- $700 million urgently – to upgrade older facilities at the National Institutes of Health Bethesda campus.
Washington, DC - Today, Rep. David Trone (MD-06) hailed the announcement from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that states would receive more than $1.8 billion in federal funding to combat the opioid crisis.
Washington, DC - Today, Representative David Trone and U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen (all D-MD) announced $2.9 Million in federal funding for broadband expansion in Garrett County provided by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Over the next decade, this funding will expand broadband access to 2,454 homes and businesses.