Madam Chair, thank you very much. Madam Mayor, Chairman [Phil] Mendelson, and others who are here at the table, thank you very much for your presence. I want to thank the Chairman Cummings and Ranking Member Jordan and certainly [Congresswoman] Eleanor Holmes Norton, my colleague and very close friend who has been a champion of this for her entire life as well as her career in Congress of the United States.
I am pleased that Kim Coble has been named the Executive Director of the Maryland League of Conservation Voters, and I join in thanking Chuck Porcari for his leadership while serving as interim Executive Director.
I thank State's Attorney Braveboy and community leaders for bringing us together to discuss the criminal justice issues facing our County.
I am pleased that these four departments in the Fifth District will receive more than $415,000 combined in grant awards.
I was proud to work closely with the Charles County Commissioners, state and local officials, and the Army Reserve to secure the funding for this new facility.
I was glad to participate in today's important conversation.
I was proud to host the seventeenth annual Women's Equality Day Luncheon in Maryland's Fifth District.
The rising cost of prescription drugs is concerning for many families in the Fifth District.
I was glad to join today's lunch and discuss how we can continue to work together to support the great work of NASA’S Goddard Space Flight Center.
I was pleased to honor the talented Fifth District students who won the Congressional Art and App competitions.