News for Upper Marlboro MD - AmericanTowns.com AmericanTowns is a virtual "town square", connecting you to all the events and news happening in Upper Marlboro Maryland. Whether it's town issues and community activism, or school calendars and sports schedules, AmericanTowns delivers the information faster and helps you use it better. en-us 30 https://www.americantowns.com/upper-marlboro-md News for Upper Marlboro MD - AmericanTowns.com 144 69 https://www.americantowns.com/upper-marlboro-md https://www.americantowns.com/images/atn_rss_logo.gif Mon, 05 Dec 2022 19:43:43 -0600 Governor Hogan and First Lady Yumi Hogan Welcome Marylanders to Final Holiday Open House Governor Hogan and First Lady Yumi Hogan Welcome Marylanders to Final Holiday Open House ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan and First Lady https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-hogan-and-first-lady-yumi-hogan-welcome-marylanders-to-final-holiday-open-house-31499551-annapolis-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-hogan-and-first-lady-yumi-hogan-welcome-marylanders-to-final-holiday-open-house-31499551-annapolis-md.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Van Hollen, Murphy Reintroduce Legislation to Protect Consumers from Medical Debt U.S. Senators Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) and Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) have reintroduced legislation to strengthen consumer protections and reform https://www.americantowns.com/news/van-hollen-murphy-reintroduce-legislation-to-protect-consumers-from-medical-debt-31499377-bethesda-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/van-hollen-murphy-reintroduce-legislation-to-protect-consumers-from-medical-debt-31499377-bethesda-md.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 WATCH: Van Hollen Highlights Civil Rights Leaders' Support for Relocating FBI Headquarters to Prince George's County, Maryland Today, U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) highlighted civil rights leaders’ support for relocating the FBI headquarters to one of the two https://www.americantowns.com/news/watch-van-hollen-highlights-civil-rights-leaders-support-for-relocating-fbi-headquarters-to-prince-georges-county-maryland-31498380-elkton-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/watch-van-hollen-highlights-civil-rights-leaders-support-for-relocating-fbi-headquarters-to-prince-georges-county-maryland-31498380-elkton-md.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Van Hollen Statement on Legislation to Avert a National Rail Shutdown Today, U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) released the following statement regarding his vote in favor of legislation to avert a national rail https://www.americantowns.com/news/van-hollen-statement-on-legislation-to-avert-a-national-rail-shutdown-31498383-towson-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/van-hollen-statement-on-legislation-to-avert-a-national-rail-shutdown-31498383-towson-md.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Van Hollen, Carper, Norton, Maloney, Brown Call for D.C. Mayor to be Given Control Over D.C. National Guard in Final National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2023 Yesterday, U.S. Senators Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) and Tom Carper (D-Del.) and Representatives Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.), Carolyn B. Maloney https://www.americantowns.com/news/van-hollen-carper-norton-maloney-brown-call-for-dc-mayor-to-be-given-control-over-dc-national-guard-in-final-national-defense-authorization-act-for-fiscal-year-2023-31498386-potomac-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/van-hollen-carper-norton-maloney-brown-call-for-dc-mayor-to-be-given-control-over-dc-national-guard-in-final-national-defense-authorization-act-for-fiscal-year-2023-31498386-potomac-md.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Cardin, Trone Lead Effort to Review Health Impacts of Federal Non-Health Policy Initiatives WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.), a member of the Senate Finance Health Care Subcommittee, and Congressman David Trone (D-Md.-6), a https://www.americantowns.com/news/cardin-trone-lead-effort-to-review-health-impacts-of-federal-nonhealth-policy-initiatives-31498389-lanham-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/cardin-trone-lead-effort-to-review-health-impacts-of-federal-nonhealth-policy-initiatives-31498389-lanham-md.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Cardin Votes to Avert Rail Strike, Will Continue to Advocate for Reasonable Sick Days and Benefits for Workers WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.) issued the following statement after voting for legislation to codify a rail labor agreement. https://www.americantowns.com/news/cardin-votes-to-avert-rail-strike-will-continue-to-advocate-for-reasonable-sick-days-and-benefits-for-workers-31498390-odenton-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/cardin-votes-to-avert-rail-strike-will-continue-to-advocate-for-reasonable-sick-days-and-benefits-for-workers-31498390-odenton-md.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Cardin Introduces Legislation to Reauthorize and Improve the Small Business Development Centers Program WASHINGTON– U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship Chair Ben Cardin (D-Md.) and U.S. Senators Cory Booker (D-N.J.), https://www.americantowns.com/news/cardin-introduces-legislation-to-reauthorize-and-improve-the-small-business-development-centers-program-31498393-timonium-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/cardin-introduces-legislation-to-reauthorize-and-improve-the-small-business-development-centers-program-31498393-timonium-md.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Cardin Marks World AIDS Day 2022 “World AIDS Day calls on us to remember those lost to AIDS and support those who live with HIV/AIDS-related illnesses. On this day, we also https://www.americantowns.com/news/cardin-marks-world-aids-day-2022-31498397-dundalk-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/cardin-marks-world-aids-day-2022-31498397-dundalk-md.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Wyden, Crapo and Bipartisan Senate Finance Committee Members Raise Concerns about Process to Approve and Implement Indo-Pacific Trade Pact and Other Trade Agreements Congress, Not the Executive Branch, Possesses Constitutional Authority To Approve Trade Agreements Under Article I, Section 8 WASHINGTON – https://www.americantowns.com/news/wyden-crapo-and-bipartisan-senate-finance-committee-members-raise-concerns-about-process-to-approve-and-implement-indopacific-trade-pact-and-other-trade-agreements-31498399-annapolis-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/wyden-crapo-and-bipartisan-senate-finance-committee-members-raise-concerns-about-process-to-approve-and-implement-indopacific-trade-pact-and-other-trade-agreements-31498399-annapolis-md.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Cardin, Wicker Lead Legislation to Designate Wagner Group As a Foreign Terrorist Organization WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Ben Cardin, D-Md. and Roger Wicker, R-Miss., today introduced the Holding Accountable Russian Mercenaries (HARM) https://www.americantowns.com/news/cardin-wicker-lead-legislation-to-designate-wagner-group-as-a-foreign-terrorist-organization-31498404-baltimore-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/cardin-wicker-lead-legislation-to-designate-wagner-group-as-a-foreign-terrorist-organization-31498404-baltimore-md.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Photo Release: Governor Hogan Addresses First-Ever Quantum World Congress Photo Release: Governor Hogan Addresses First-Ever Quantum World Congress ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan today addressed the first-ever https://www.americantowns.com/news/photo-release-governor-hogan-addresses-firstever-quantum-world-congress-31498602-annapolis-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/photo-release-governor-hogan-addresses-firstever-quantum-world-congress-31498602-annapolis-md.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Hogan Speaks at Memorial Service for Prince George's County Sheriff Melvin C. High Governor Hogan Speaks at Memorial Service for Prince George's County Sheriff Melvin C. High ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Hogan today delivered https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-hogan-speaks-at-memorial-service-for-prince-georges-county-sheriff-melvin-c-high-31497154-annapolis-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-hogan-speaks-at-memorial-service-for-prince-georges-county-sheriff-melvin-c-high-31497154-annapolis-md.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Van Hollen Statement on President Macron Honoring Frederick County WWII Veterans with Highest French Government Award Today, U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) released the following statement regarding French President Emmanuel Macron’s declaration of https://www.americantowns.com/news/van-hollen-statement-on-president-macron-honoring-frederick-county-wwii-veterans-with-highest-french-government-award-31497608-elkton-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/van-hollen-statement-on-president-macron-honoring-frederick-county-wwii-veterans-with-highest-french-government-award-31497608-elkton-md.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Cardin Leads Capitol Meeting of Officials and Agencies Working to Counter Antisemitism “This first working group meeting was convened to encourage better communication across agencies, throughout the government and with civil https://www.americantowns.com/news/cardin-leads-capitol-meeting-of-officials-and-agencies-working-to-counter-antisemitism-31497611-hyattsville-md.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/cardin-leads-capitol-meeting-of-officials-and-agencies-working-to-counter-antisemitism-31497611-hyattsville-md.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600