Press Releases

May 10, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz passed away early Thursday.

Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) releases the following statement:

May 8, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON – On Tuesday, President Trump announced that the United States will withdraw from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) releases the following statement:

Apr 27, 2018 Press Release

Today, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 4, the “FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018,” a bill to reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration through 2023. The legislation included funding for the Essential Air Service (EAS) Program, the Federal Contract Tower Program, and important aviation training and workforce development efforts.

Apr 25, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON – The European Union’s executive branch, the European Commission, has announced that it will increase its investment in artificial intelligence (AI) research and development by €1.5 billion and called on member states to invest €20 billion as well.  

Apr 13, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON - During congressional testimony this week, Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg stated repeatedly that artificial intelligence (AI) technology will allow the platform to better combat the problem of disseminating fake news, hate speech, terrorist propaganda and false ads.

Mar 21, 2018 Press Release
Delaney’s Protecting Veterans Credit Act ensures that credit ratings are not harmed by delayed VA payments

WASHINGTON – Today the House Financial Services Committee voted to approve legislation by Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) to protect the credit scores of veterans dealing with delayed payments associated with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Veterans Choice Program and other VA Community Care programs.

Mar 20, 2018 Press Release
Bipartisan Protecting Veterans Credit Act ensures that credit ratings are not harmed by delayed VA payments

WASHINGTON – Congressman John K. Delaney’s (MD-6) Protecting Veterans Credit Act will be considered this week by the House Financial Services Committee during a markup scheduled for Wednesday.

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Mar 14, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) joined students at Thomas Wootton High School in Rockville today to protest gun violence. Congressman Delaney joined Wootton students as they spoke on the school football field and held a moment of silence for each person killed in Parkland, Florida last month. Delaney also took part in a Q&A session with students in the auditorium.

Mar 8, 2018 Press Release
Bipartisan legislation repeals excise tax on university endowments created in new tax law

WASHINGTON – Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) and Congressman Bradley Byrne (AL-1) have introduced bipartisan legislation to repeal the excise tax on endowments that was included in the tax reform bill signed into law last year. The tax bill passed last year creates a 1.4% excise tax on net endowment income for institutions with large endowments.

Feb 28, 2018 Press Release
Bipartisan caucus focused on encouraging new business formation, connecting lawmakers with entrepreneurs

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) and Congressman Tom MacArthur (NJ-3) launched the Entrepreneurship Caucus, a bipartisan effort to focus congressional attention on the importance of entrepreneurship and foster a new policy discussion on how to encourage more start-ups, innovation and small business growth.

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