Representative David Trone

Representing the 6th District of Maryland

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March 27, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative David Trone (MD-06) today introduced H.R. 1903, the bipartisan Younger Onset Alzheimer’s Disease Act, which would amend the Older Americans Act to serve individuals who are under the age of 60 years-old but living with younger-onset Alzheimer’s disease or other degenerative diseases. Joining Rep. Trone in introducing this legislation are Reps. Kathleen Rice (NY-04) Maxine Waters (CA-43), Chris Smith (NJ-04), Pete King (NY-02), and Elise Stefanik (NY-21). Senators Susan Collins (ME), Bob Casey (PA), Shelley Moore Capito (WV) and Doug Jones (AL) will introduce a companion version of the bill in the Senate.
March 26, 2019 Press Release
Washington, DC - Yesterday, Congressman David Trone (MD-06) hosted his first Congressional workshop focused on issues facing the senior community with Congressman John Larson (CT-01), Chair of the Social Security Subcommittee. There were over 350 people in attendance and over 20 organizations associated with seniors present at the event.
March 13, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative David Trone and Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen (All D-Md.) have announced $700,000 in funding from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) to Allegany County for upgrades to the North Branch Sewage Pumping Station outside of Cumberland, Maryland. This grant supplements existing funding for the project including $1,092,000 from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development program and $118,000 from Allegany County. The pump station’s efficient and functional operation is critical to 153 residential users and five industrial users in a very rural area.
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March 5, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON ­­– Congressman David Trone (MD-06), and U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen today announced a $50,000 grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) to Garrett College. The federal funding, coupled with $50,000 in local funding, will provide $100,000 to further upgrade internet connectivity for the campus. The project will support mobile learning, research and information exchange for 5,700 students and 500 community members annually.
February 26, 2019 Press Release
Washington, DC - Today, Congressman David Trone (MD-06) voted to approve the Rebuild America’s Schools Act in the Education and Labor Committee. The bill now faces a potential vote on the House floor. The Rebuild America’s Schools Act would invest more than $100 billion in the physical and digital infrastructure of schools across the country, creating 1.9 million good-paying jobs in the process.
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February 21, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman David Trone, Representative from Maryland’s 6th District, released the following statement regarding his appointment by Speaker Nancy Pelosi to the Joint Economic Committee:
February 14, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman David Trone (MD-06) announced the creation of the Freshmen Working Group on Addiction, a bipartisan effort to promote policies to end the addiction crisis in this country. The group is composed of 36 Members of the newly-elected freshman class with representatives from across the entire nation. The purpose of the group is to come together to understand the extent of the impacts of addiction and to jointly promote policies to reduce overdoses and deaths.
February 5, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. - Congressman David Trone, Representative from Maryland’s Sixth District, released the following statement after the State of the Union:
February 5, 2019 Press Release
Hagerstown, MD - Today, Congressman David Trone, Representative for Maryland’s 6th District, announced that Kevin Simmers would be his guest to the State of the Union Address. Trone made the announcement at the grand opening of Brooke’s House, a sober living home for adult women seeking treatment in Western Maryland.
February 5, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. - As the Asian American community celebrates Lunar New Year today, Congressman David Trone, Representative from Maryland’s 6th District, announced that he is helping to introduce a resolution recognizing Lunar New Year.

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