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Chris Van Hollen

For Ambitious U.S. House Democrats, There’s Nowhere To Go But Out

Rep. Steve Israel’s decision to not seek re-election and to leave Congress at the end of the year is the latest reminder of how thin those ranks are getting. For the younger, more ambitious Democrats in the House, the obstacles are significant.

January 8, 2016
DNC, Perez, Grassroots

Secretary Of Labor Perez Rules Out Maryland Senate Run

Thomas Perez won’t be replacing Barbara Mikulski in the Senate.

March 13, 2015
Maryland Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) (Edward Kimmel via Flickr)

Chris Van Hollen To Run For Senate In Maryland

Chris Van Hollen is the first contender to replace Barbara Mikulski in the Senate.

March 5, 2015

Obama Drops Proposed Tax Increase On College Savings Plans

Pressure from the left caused the White House to drop a proposed tax hike.

January 28, 2015

Van Hollen Tax Proposal An Economic And Political Home Run

Democrats are finally having the economic conversation they want.

January 13, 2015
Pope Francis waves to the crowd during his general audience at St Peter's square on December 17, 2014 at the Vatican (AFP Photo/Alberto Pizzoli)

Pope Francis Helped Pave Bridge Between U.S. And Cuba

How an unlikely outsider helped bring the United States and Cuba together.

December 19, 2014