Senator Cardin Conversed with Attendees at #MACoCon’s Town Hall

United States Senator Ben Cardin fielded questions from MACo Summer Conference attendees about federal policy at a well-attended town hall forum.

US Senator Ben Cardin answered questions at MACo’s Town Hall Forum with US Senator Ben Cardin on topics including, but not limited to, healthcare, opioids, immigration, and major federal legislation, most notably the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act and Inflation Reduction Act of 2022. Senator Cardin also emphasized the importance of cooperation between Maryland’s federal, state, and local government officials.

Senator Cardin’s Town Hall has become a tradition at MACo’s Summer Conference and continues to be a valuable opportunity for MACo’s members to hear updates on federal laws and funding decisions that directly affect Maryland counties.

The Senator remarked on the value of the exchange – expressing his appreciation for the opportunity to hear directly from county government officials. Keeping his opening remarks brief, he focused his time on the questions and topics raised by the audience.

Sponsored by US Wind, Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski moderated the town hall.

The session was held on August 19, 2022, at the Roland Powell Convention Center in Ocean City, MD.

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