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Tag Archives: U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski

O’Malley, Mikulski to attend cyber security launch

ANNAPOLIS — Gov. Martin O’Malley and U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski are attending the launch of a cyber-security program in Baltimore County. University of Maryland, Baltimore County’s “bwtech” business incubator plans to work with Northrop Grumman’s “Cync Program” to spur jobs ...

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Mikulski, Mfume, aides to eulogize Schaefer

ANNAPOLIS — Political bigwigs and close personal friends plan to eulogize William Donald Schaefer at his funeral next week. U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski, former NAACP President Kweisi Mfume and long-time aide Lainy Lebow-Sachs — who held Schaefer’s hand as he ...

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$300M for BRAC upgrades awarded

With $300 million in new funding for BRAC-related traffic improvements awarded Monday to Montgomery County and Northern Virginia, Harford County Executive David R. Craig said he remains hopeful that his county will receive much-needed transportation funding soon. Craig said he ...

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Mikulski, Cardin, to announce $300M in BRAC funds

BETHESDA — Maryland’s senators are announcing $300 million for traffic improvements related to military base realignment. Sen. Barbara Mikulski and Sen. Benjamin Cardin will visit the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda on Monday to make the announcement. Montgomery County ...

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Mikulski urges PSC to toughen reliability standards

Sen. Barbara Mikulski asked Maryland utility regulators Thursday to toughen state power reliability standards. Appearing before the state Public Service Commission, the Maryland Democrat said frequent power outages for Pepco customers have a profound effect on the state’s residents and ...

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Mikulski seeks stronger power reliability regulations

Sen. Barbara Mikulski is calling for stronger state power reliability standards. Mikulski says she will appear before Maryland’s Public Service Commission Thursday to urge swift adoption of regulations to put stronger standards into place. The Baltimore Democrat says frequent power ...

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Maryland and Delaware senators seek rejected Florida high-speed rail funds

WASHINGTON  — Senators from Maryland and Delaware are asking the federal transportation secretary to redirect high-speed rail funding rejected by Florida’s governor to projects in the Northeast corridor. Maryland Sens. Barbara Mikulski and Ben Cardin announced Monday that they sent ...

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Feds give Cumberland funds to hire 8 firefighters

CUMBERLAND — The city of Cumberland is getting a federal grant to restore eight firefighter jobs it cut two years ago. Maryland’s two U.S. senators, Democrats Barbara Mikulski and Ben Cardin, announced the grant of more than $806,000 on Tuesday. ...

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Baltimore gets $1.3M grant for fire equipment

Maryland’s senators and a Baltimore-area congressman have announced that Baltimore has received a $1.3 million grant to buy firefighting equipment. Sens. Barbara Mikulski and Ben Cardin and Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger announced the grant on Wednesday. The money will be used ...

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