Congressman John Delaney

Representing the 6th District of Maryland
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Feb 21, 2017 Press Release
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.

Feb 16, 2017 Press Release
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.

Feb 14, 2017 Press Release

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:

Feb 14, 2017 Press Release
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.

Feb 13, 2017 Press Release
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.

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Feb 7, 2017 Press Release
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.

Feb 3, 2017 Press Release
“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.

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Feb 2, 2017 Press Release

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.

Jan 31, 2017 Press Release

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.

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