GERMANTOWN – To mark National Startup Day, Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) met with entrepreneurs and economic development officials at the Germantown Innovation Center (GIC) in Montgomery County and attended the Maryland Women’s Business Center Power Conference Lunch in Bethesda.
WASHINGTON – Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) has authored an op-ed in The Hill on housing reform. In the op-ed, Delaney outlines his proposal to increase private sector participation in the housing market, while protecting social investments in affordable housing.
WASHINGTON – On August 28, 1963 over 250,000 participated in the historic March on Washington, which culminated with the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech. The march was the largest demonstration for civil rights in United States history.
Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) issues the following statement:
WASHINGTON – A number of national veterans advocacy organizations have expressed support for Congressman John K. Delaney’s (MD-6) Veterans Advisory Committee on Education Improvement Act (H.R. 2011). Last week, the bill passed the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs unanimously.
WASHINGTON - Bipartisan veterans’ legislation introduced by Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) has passed the Full House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs on Thursday, August 1 unanimously by voice vote. H.R.
WASHINGTON – On Wednesday July 31, the House voted 392 to 31 to pass the House-Senate compromise student loan bill, a vote to concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 1911. Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) voted in favor of the measure. The House-Senate compromise clears the way for the legislation to head to the President for signature.
WASHINGTON – Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) has joined 153 Members of Congress on a letter to President Obama regarding the NSA’s collection of bulk metadata. The letter states that, “Congress must examine the various national security collection programs and consider amendments to the law.”
MCHENRY – Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) joined Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) and Garrett County officials in announcing a $250,000 grant to Garrett County. The purpose of the grant is to expand broadband access to un-served and underserved areas of the country. The grant will fund a new wireless system that will beam out broadband to rural businesses and residences.
WASHINGTON – On Wednesday, the House voted down the Amash Amendment by a 205-217 vote. Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) voted against the amendment.
Delaney releases the following statement:
WASHINGTON – Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) successfully introduced an amendment to increase funding for Fisher Houses, which provide free lodging near hospitals for military & veteran families. Delaney’s amendment to the Department of Defense Appropriations Act (H.R. 2397) passed by voice vote Tuesday.