Home Local Maryland Government Announcement Originally published March 03, 2010

Cardin, Hoyer, Van Hollen, to Hold Press Conference on Republican Obstructionism


WASHINGTON, DC – On Wednesday, March 3, at 1:30 p.m. Senator Benjamin L. Cardin, House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer and Congressman Chris Van Hollen will hold a press conference to highlight how Republicans put American families at risk by allowing one senator to obstruct a bipartisan-backed measure that denied critical economic assistance to Americans struggling the most in this economic downturn. They will also discuss how their pattern of obstructionism shows the need to move forward on a simple majority vote to enact fixes to health insurance reform.


 WHO:           Senator Benjamin L. Cardin

Majority Leader Steny Hoyer

                       Congressman Van Hollen


WHAT:            Press Conference on Republican Obstructionism


WHERE:          House Radio-Television Correspondents’ Gallery

H-321, U.S. Capitol


WHEN:            Wednesday, March 3, 2010

                       1:30 p.m.