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(WASHINGTON, D.C.) - Congressman Jamie Raskin (MD-08) and Members of the Maryland Congressional Delegation, including Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen and Congressmen Steny H. Hoyer, Dutch Ruppersberger, John Sarbanes, Kweisi Mfume, Anthony G. Brown and David Trone (all D-Md.), issued the following statement today after Maryland's June 2 primary election, held amid the COVID-19 pandemic and nationwide protests against police brutality and inequality:
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) – Congressman Jamie Raskin (MD-08) is a proud co-sponsor of H.Res. 988, a resolution introduced by Congresswomen Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) and Ilhan Omar (MN-05), in partnership with Congresswoman Karen Bass (CA-37), Chair of the Congressional Black Caucus, and Congresswoman Barbara Lee (CA-13), to condemn police brutality, racial profiling and the excessive use of force, with as original cosponsors.
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) —Today, leading House Democrats with oversight over federal elections and voting rights called for additional voter protections and funding to ensure safe and orderly elections in the wake of dangerous conditions during last week’s primary election in Wisconsin.
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) – With cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) sharply rising in the National Capital Region, Rep. Jamie Raskin led 97 colleagues in urging House leadership to ensure that the District of Columbia receives its full and fair share of federal relief funds to battle the health and economic effects of the virus.