Chris Van Hollen
A plan to set the federal budget for the next two years passed in the House with a large bipartisan vote of 332-94.
A video posted on Representative Chris Van Hollen’s (D-Md.) YouTube account Oct. 12 has gone viral as the government shutdown and Congressional impasse continues. Entitled “The GOP’s little rule change they hoped you wouldn’t notice,” the video features Van Hollen, who represents Maryland’s 8th District discussing a House Rules Committee change that was put in place on Sept. 30.
An American man whose imprisonment in Cuba has hampered efforts to improve ties between the countries wants to come home.
US lawmakers have confirmed they visited Alan Gross, an American man whose detention in Cuba has hampered efforts to improve relations between the countries.
Maryland regulators are scheduled to disclose their decision on Pepco’s request for a 4 percent rate increase.
Maryland Rep. Chris Van Hollen says Pepco should not receive a 4 percent rate increase until the utility makes meaningful progress on reliability.