A Message From Congressman Sarbanes
Welcome to my campaign website. I hope you'll take a look around and learn more about my work on behalf of the Third Congressional District. I look forward to continuing those efforts and would be proud to earn your vote this November. You can rest assured that, as one of the longest-serving PAC-free members in the country, I will work for you and nobody else!
Maryland delegation announces more than $3 Million for rural health care facilities
October 27, 2022
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sens. Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen and Congressmen David Trone, Steny H. Hoyer, Dutch Ruppersberger, John Sarbanes, Kweisi Mfume, Anthony G. Brown, and Jamie B. Raskin (all D-Md.) announced $3,079,600 in U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development funding for six Maryland health and wellness-based facilities to improve and modernize their services.
Part of the funding includes $802,700 for the Garrett Regional Medical Center.
Proposed Bill Signals Potential Watershed Development in the World of Digital Accessibility
October 26, 2022
WASHINGTON, D.C. – On September 29, 2022, Senator Tammy Duckworth and Representative John Sarbanes introduced the Websites and Software Applications Accessibility Act (“the Act”), a bill designed to ensure that websites and software apps are accessible to people with disabilities.
Sarbanes, Scott, Wittman Celebrate Rollout of First Chesapeake WILD Grants
October 20, 2022
Over $3.5 million in grant funding was made possible through legislation written by Reps. Sarbanes, Scott and Wittman
Maryland Congressional Delegation Members Urge Hopkins, Carefirst to Reach Contract Agreement to Protect Marylanders' Health Care Access
October 20, 2022
Today, U.S. Senators Chris Van Hollen and Ben Cardin and Congressmen Steny H. Hoyer, Dutch Ruppersberger, John Sarbanes, Kweisi Mfume, Anthony G. Brown, Jamie B. Raskin, and David Trone (all D-Md.) sent a letter to Johns Hopkins Medicine CEO Ted DeWeese and CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield President & CEO Brian Pieninck urging the two parties to reach a contract resolution before the upcoming health insurance enrollment deadline to ensure hundreds of thousands of Marylanders do not risk losing access to their current care.
Maryland Delegation Announces More Than $67 Million for COVID-19 Testing Reimbursement
October 18, 2022
U.S. Senators Chris Van Hollen and Ben Cardin and Congressmen Steny H. Hoyer, Dutch Ruppersberger, John Sarbanes, Kweisi Mfume, Anthony G. Brown, Jamie B. Raskin and David Trone (all D-Md.) today announced $67,724,611 in U.S. Department of Homeland Security Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) funding to reimburse the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene for previous COVID-19 testing costs.