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Benjamin Louis "Ben" Cardin (born October 5, 1943) is the junior United States Senator from Maryland and a member of the Democratic Party. Before his election to the Senate, Cardin was a member of the United States House of Representatives, representing Maryland's 3rd congressional district from 1987 to 2007.

Democratic Senators and Leading Researchers Push for Funding Gun Violence Research at CDC

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 21, 2016 CONTACT: Sue Walitsky/Marty Welch 202-224-4524     Democratic Senators and Leading Researchers Push for Funding Gun Violence Research at CDC Despite 33,000 deaths a year from gun violence, CDC spends nothing to research health...

Cardin, Mikulski Applaud Federal Grant to UMD to Study the Cause of Intra-sex Fish...

Cardin, Mikulski Applaud Federal Grant to UMD to Study the Cause of Intra-sex Fish in Chesapeake Bay Watershed  Researchers hope to close critical knowledge gap on effect of contraceptive and hormone replacement drugs once they...

Cardin Statement Following Secretary Kerry’s Speech on Israeli-Palestinian Peace

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 28, 2016 CONTACT: Sean Bartlett, 202.224.4651 Sue Walitsky, 202.224.4524 Cardin Statement Following Secretary Kerry’s Speech on Israeli-Palestinian Peace WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.), Ranking Member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee,released the following statement...

REMINDER: TODAY – Cardin on Eastern Shore to Discuss Opioid Addiction, Small Business Growth

FOR PLANNING PURPOSES ONLY AUGUST 17, 2016 CONTACT: Tim Zink, 410-962-4436/Sue Walitsky, 202-224-4524 Cardin on Eastern Shore to Discuss Opioid Addiction, Small Business Growth TODAY, Wednesday, August 17, U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.), will be in Wicomico and...

[VIDEO} – ICYMI: Cardin statement/floor remarks on SAFE Act

VIDEO FOR DOWNLOAD FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 21, 2016 CONTACT: Sue Walitsky/Marty Welch 202-224-4524     Cardin: Embracing Politics of Fear is No Way to Increase National Security WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.), Ranking Member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee,issued...

TODAY/MONDAY 10AM: Cardin, Mikulski To Visit Baltimore’s 99-Year-Old Water Filtration Plant in Push...

For Immediate Release CONTACTS: Sue Walitsky (Cardin) 202-224-4524 Matt Jorgenson (Mikulski) 202-228-1122 Jeffrey Raymond (Baltimore City) 443-571-0638 July 7, 2014   *** MEDIA ADVISORY ***   TODAY - CARDIN, MIKULSKI VISITS BALTIMORE CITY’S 99-YEAR-OLD WATER FILTRATION PLANT IN PUSH TO MAKE WATER INFRASTRUCTURE UPGRADES A NATIONAL PRIORITY   “A healthy...

Cardin Lauds Federal Funding to Maryland Universities to Prevent Spread of Dangerous Diseases

For Immediate Release October 7, 2015   CONTACTS: Sue Walitsky/Marty Welch 202-224-4524 (Cardin)   Cardin Lauds Federal Funding to Maryland Universities to Prevent Spread of Dangerous Diseases WASHINGTON– U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.) lauded the announcement that the Centers for Disease Control (CDC)...

Sen. Cardin, Rep. Conyers, CPC, CBC, CHC and CAPAC Leaders, Launch #MoreThanAProfile

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 25, 2014 Press Contacts: Sue Walitsky (Cardin) – (202)-224-4524 Dan Lindner (Grijalva) – (202) 225-2435 Mike Casca (Ellison) – (202) 225-4755 Ayofemi Kirby (Fudge) – (202) 226-6715 Jasmine Mora (Hinojosa) – (202) 225-2410 Vincent Fang (Chu) – (202) 225-5464 Andrew Schreiber (Conyers) – (202) 225-5126   Sen. Cardin,...

MEDIA ADVISORY: Fri., 4/8 at 1:00 PM – Cardin, Law Students to Discuss Importance...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE APRIL 6, 2016 CONTACTS: Tim Zink, 410-962-4436/Sue Walitsky 202-224-4524   MEDIA ADVISORY   Cardin, Law Students to Discuss Importance of Fully Functioning U.S. Supreme Court   Senator to hold “Why Nine?” roundtable at University of Baltimore School of Law...

Senator Cardin Statement on the U.S. Embassy Opening in Havana

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 20, 2015 CONTACT Adam Sharon 202-224-4651 Sue Walitsky 202-224-4524   Senator Cardin Statement on the U.S. Embassy Opening in Havana   WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Ben Cardin, Ranking Member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, issued the following statement regarding...

Cardin Reflects on the Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE JANUARY 12, 2018 CONTACTS: SUE WALITSKY 202-224-4524/TIM ZINK 410-962-4436  Cardin Reflects on the Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.    WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.) issued the following statement in recognition of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day,...

Cardin Lauds Guidance to End Discriminatory Profiling in Maryland, Continues to Push for National...

Cardin Lauds Guidance to End Discriminatory Profiling in Maryland, Continues to Push for National Ban “Civil rights should not evaporate or be forfeited after crossing a state line.”   BALTIMORE – U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.) released...

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