Delaney Amendment is second measure passed by House to protect against closure of facility
WASHINGTON – Congressman John K. Delaney successfully introduced an amendment to the 2018 Defense Appropriations Bill (H.R. 3219) Thursday that prohibits any Department of Defense funds from being used to close a biosafety level 4 laboratory, including the National Biodefense Analysis and Countermeasures Center (NBACC) in Frederick, Maryland.
WASHINGTON – Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) has reintroduced the Early Learning Act for the 115th Congress, legislation to create access to universal pre-k nationwide. The Early Learning Act provides states with federal funding to establish high-quality free pre-k programs for all four year old children. Congressman Delaney first introduced the Early Learning Act in 2015.
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman John K. Delaney successfully introduced an amendment to the 2018 defense appropriations bill (H.R. 3219) that provides an additional $5 million in funding to the Fisher House Foundation, increasing the total funds appropriated to Fisher House to $10 million.
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) voted for the Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act (H.R. 3364). This legislation is a multifaceted approach to combatting acts of aggression from Russia, North Korea and Iran.
WASHINGTON – Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6), the founder of the AI Caucus, has authored an op-ed in The Hill on artificial intelligence, the economy of the future and how lawmakers should respond.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.