Congressman John Delaney

Representing the 6th District of Maryland
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Jul 21, 2017 Press Release
Over 190 Marylanders attend event in Washington County

WILLIAMSPORT – Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) held a Veterans Workshop and Panel Discussion Thursday night at Williamsport High School.

Jul 14, 2017 Press Release
Delaney amendment prohibits closure or transfer of any biosafety level 4 lab, including NBACC, until it can be certified that biological defense capabilities are not impacted

WASHINGTON – Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) has successfully amended the National Defense Authorization Act (H.R. 2810) to include a provision that would protect the National Biodefense Analysis and Countermeasures Center (NBACC) in Frederick. The overall legislation, which now includes Congressman Delaney’s amendment, passed the House of Representatives on Friday.

Jul 13, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) spoke out in defense of the Department of Labor’s Fiduciary Rule and challenged arguments made by opponents of the Rule that presume that the private sector cannot innovate and adapt. Congressman Delaney spoke during the Financial Services Committee’s Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Securities, and Investment Enterprises hearing.

Jul 13, 2017 Press Release
Maryland lawmakers will be pursuing all options to reverse this decision by the administration

WASHINGTON – U.S Senator Ben Cardin and Senator Chris Van Hollen, with Congressmen C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger and John K.

Jul 13, 2017 Press Release
Bipartisan bill reauthorizes Veterans’ Advisory Committee on Education at VA

WASHINGTON – Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) has filed legislation to help ensure that education and job training programs at the Department of Veterans Affairs are meeting the needs of the 21st century economy. Congressman Delaney’s legislation (H.R. 3205) reauthorizes the Veterans’ Advisory Committee on Education.

Jul 12, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) highlighted the economic impacts of automation and artificial intelligence during today’s House Committee on Financial Services hearing with Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen. Congressman Delaney argued that technology is likely to create more jobs that it displaces, but that we must start thinking about long-term trends on employment.

Jul 12, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – The U.S. General Services Administration and the Federal Bureau of Investigations announced their decision to cancel the procurement for the FBI headquarters project. President Trump’s budget request released earlier did not support a new FBI headquarters. The Fiscal Year 2017 Omnibus Funding Bill included a commitment from Congress to fund the remainder of the project.

Jul 11, 2017 Press Release
Workshop featured local, state and federal resources; panel discussion with experts

FREDERICK – Over 200 Marylanders attended an Opioid Addiction Workshop hosted by Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) Monday evening at Winchester Hall in Frederick. The workshop featured representatives from local, state and federal organizations and included a panel discussion featuring Dr. Brendan Saloner, Assistant Professor, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; Dr.

Jul 11, 2017 Press Release
Delaney-Hultgren-Brownley-Arrington letter signed by 40 lawmakers, asks VA what steps they are taking to address problem

WASHINGTON – A bipartisan group of forty lawmakers led by Congressman John K.

Jun 26, 2017 Press Release
Lawmaker introduced similar bipartisan resolution in March that restated U.S. support for the alliance

WASHINGTON – This week, the House of Representatives is scheduled to consider House Resolution 397, which reaffirms the commitment of the United States to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization’s principle of collective defense.