Washington, DC - Today, Representative David Trone and U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen (all D-MD) announced $1 million in federal funding to fight the opioid and addiction epidemic in Garrett County.
August 21, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman David Trone and Senators Chris Van Hollen and Ben Cardin (all D-Md.) have announced $166,976 in federal funding to address lead-based paint in Cumberland, Maryland.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman David Trone and U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen (all D-Md.) announced $15,000 in federal funding for the United Way of Washington County (UWWC) for its Nonprofit Professional Development Opportunities project. These funds, provided through the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC), will be used for conducting eight training sessions over a two-year period for approximately 200 nonprofit professionals in Western Maryland.
Washington, DC (August 15, 2019)— Congressman David Trone, along with Congressman Elijah E. Cummings, U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen, and Congressmen Steny H. Hoyer, Dutch Ruppersberger, John Sarbanes, Anthony Brown, and Jamie Raskin (all D-MD) sent a letter to Maryland Governor Larry Hogan requesting information regarding the State of Maryland’s efforts to address problems that occurred during the 2018 elections.
WASHINGTON – Representative David Trone, along with U.S. Senators Ben Cardin Chris Van Hollen (All D-Md.) are demanding answers from the U.S. Army about the recent cease and desist order issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID) at Fort Detrick, Md.
August 9, 2019 Press Release
Washington, DC - Today, Congressman David Trone (MD-06) and Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen announced $105,775 in U.S. Department of Agriculture funding for two projects in Allegany County.
August 1, 2019 Press Release
Washington, DC - Today, Rep. David Trone (MD-06) celebrated the new opioid prescription guidelines recently announced by the U.S. Department of Labor. In May, Trone questioned then-Labor Secretary Alex Acosta on the issue and urged him to change the guidelines.
Washington, DC - Today, Representative David Trone (D- MD) along with Reps. Don Bacon (R-NE), Barbara Lee (D-CA), and Susie Lee (D-NV), announced the introduction of the bipartisan Expanding Educational Opportunities for Justice-Impacted Communities Act. The new bill would repeal the ban on the receipt of Pell Grants by incarcerated individuals and the loss of federal financial aid eligibility for individuals convicted of certain drug offenses. The group will seek to pass the bill when Congress takes up the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act this fall.
July 19, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C - Today, Rep. David Trone (MD-06) embarked on a visit to McAllen and El Paso, TX to tour CBP and ICE facilities and gain a better understanding of the southern border and our broken immigration system.
July 16, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today Congressman David Trone (MD-06) and U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) led a bicameral letter to U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Sonny Perdue about the proposed relocation of the USDA’s Economic Research Service (ERS) and National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA).