Congressman Chris Van Hollen will speak on the “Agenda for the 110th Congress” at the Rockville Library, in the first floor meeting room, on Saturday, May 5, at 10:00 a.m. The program is part of the Speaker Series presented by the Friends of the Library, Rockville Chapter.
Before being elected to Congress in 2002, Van Hollen served 12 years in the Maryland General Assembly. He is a Member of the House Committee on Ways and Means, one of the most important committees on the Hill, since it generates any bills changing our tax structure.
Van Hollen has been recognized for his leadership in the areas of education, foreign policy, the environment, healthcare, energy policy, protecting the rights of federal employees and civil rights.
He has received numerous leadership awards including the “Outstanding New Member of the Year” award from the non-partisan Committee for Education Funding and the “Community Health Sup ...more