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April 1, 2021 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Representative David Trone (D-MD), along with fellow Bipartisan Addiction and Mental Health Task Force Co-Chairs Representatives Ann McLane Kuster (D-NH), Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA), and Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA), introduced the Honoring National Recovery Month Act to provide consistent funding for National Recovery Month programming. The Senate companion bill will be introduced by Senators Ben Ray Luján (D-NM) and Dan Sullivan (R-AK).
March 31, 2021 Press Release
WASHINGTON -- Today, Congressman David Trone (MD-06) released the below statement following the release of President Joe Biden’s American Jobs Plan, a multi-trillion dollar investment to rebuild American infrastructure and create millions of good-paying jobs.
March 30, 2021 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Representative David Trone (D-MD) announced that he teamed up with Representative Ashley Hinson (R-IA) and Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) in an effort to increase the availability of federal funding for child care development.
March 30, 2021 Press Release
WASHINGTON - U.S. Congressman David Trone and Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen (all D-Md.) today announced $100,000 in federal funding for Frostburg State University for the Western Maryland Advanced Technology Center (ATC). Along with $220,000 in local matching funds, these federal resources will support workforce and economic development in Western Maryland.
March 26, 2021 Press Release
WASHINGTON - U.S. Congressman David Trone, Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen and Congressmen Steny H. Hoyer, Dutch Ruppersberger, John Sarbanes, Kweisi Mfume, Anthony G. Brown, and Jamie Raskin (all D-Md.) today announced $68,817,875 in American Rescue Plan funding to expand capacity at Community Health Centers (CHCs) throughout Maryland for COVID-19 vaccine distribution and expand access to equitable, affordable and high-quality health care beyond the pandemic.
March 26, 2021 Press Release
WASHINGTON -- Today, Representatives David Trone (D-MD) and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) introduced the bipartisan Tele-Mental Health Improvement Act to expand access to mental health care and substance use disorder treatment.
March 25, 2021 Press Release
WASHINGTON -- Today, Congressman David Trone (MD-06) announced he was elected as the Democratic Co-Chair of the Commission on Combating Synthetic Opioid Trafficking, a commission established by the National Defense Authorization Act of 2020 tasked with developing a strategic approach to combating the flow of synthetic opioids into the United States. The Commission elected Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR) to serve as the Republican Co-Chair.
March 24, 2021 Press Release
WASHINGTON -- Today, Congressman David Trone (MD-06) announced that he wrote to Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) Director Michael Carvajal requesting information on how the BOP is working to implement the First Step Act, support incarcerated individuals during COVID-19 and beyond, and reduce recidivism.
March 24, 2021 Press Release
WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman David Trone, Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen and Congressmen Steny Hoyer, Dutch Ruppersberger, John Sarbanes, Kweisi Mfume, Anthony Brown, and Jamie Raskin released the following statement after a virtual meeting held on Monday by the Congressional delegation with U.S. Postal Service (USPS) officials about the major mail delivery problems affecting Maryland communities throughout the state.
March 22, 2021 Press Release
WASHINGTON -- Today, Congressman David Trone (MD-06) hosted a live Q&A with Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) and Chief Medical Advisor to President Joe Biden. The Q&A session was viewed by over 1,200 Marylanders.

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