WASHINGTON – This morning Axios reported that President Trump and Republican leadership plan to “push off until next year any consideration of the massive infrastructure plan Trump wants” so that Republican lawmakers have more “breathing room” to work on other issues.
Over 300 attend workshop featuring Social Security, state and local organizations
GAITHERSBURG – Over 300 Marylanders attended a Seniors Workshop hosted by Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) today in Gaithersburg. The Workshop featured federal, state and local agencies and organizations that serve seniors, including Social Security, the Maryland State Health Insurance Program, the Montgomery County Office of Aging and Disability Services and AARP.
Bill requires broad changes to Metro governance and operations within 18 months, increases funding for Metro
WASHINGTON – Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) filed legislation today to implement comprehensive reforms to the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) and increase federal funding for WMATA.
WASHINGTON – Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) releases the following statement on the resignation of President Donald Trump’s National Security Advisor General Michael Flynn:
Feedback part of Delaney effort to improve Metro
WASHINGTON – Over 1700 people have responded to Congressman John K. Delaney’s request for feedback and suggestions on the state of Metro, with users expressing overall concern and frustration with the system. Congressman Delaney’s survey was launched on January 31 of this year.
WINGMAN Act designed to expedite constituent services for veterans
WASHINGTON – Today, the House of Representatives passed the WINGMAN Act, bipartisan legislation designed to cut through the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) bureaucratic backlog. The bill would allow certified advocates in congressional offices who are working on a veteran’s behalf to have read-only access to the status of a pending VA claim and related necessary files.
Bipartisan caucus includes 102 members, focused on promoting civil rights for LGBT Americans
WASHINGTON – Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) has joined the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus, a bipartisan group of 102 Members committed to achieving full and equal rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in the United States.
“Wholesale repeal of the ACA will result in more uninsured patients which will drive up costs for the entire system”
WASHINGTON – Members of the Maryland Congressional delegation, led by U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.), have written to Governor Larry Hogan (R-Md.) urging him to protect the needs of his constituents by speaking out against the repeal of the Affordable Care Act without a viable replacement.
WASHINGTON – Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) has been named a co-chair of the New Democrat Coalition’s Task Force on Infrastructure, one of seven policy task forces launched this week.
WASHINGTON – As Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) drafts legislation to improve Metro, he encourages constituents to share their experiences and offer him their feedback, concerns and suggestions.