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Thursday, 05 January 2012 17:55

Senator Mikulski Endorses Congresswoman Edwards for Re-Election

Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (D-MD) announced today that Maryland Senator Barbara Mikulski (D-MD) is endorsing her candidacy for re-election in Maryland's 4th Congressional District. 

"I am proud to support Congresswoman Donna Edwards.  She is part of the new generation of women in Congress who are coming into their own in a new way for a new day -- claiming their power to empower others.  She is my partner -- working to create jobs and opportunity in the Fourth District." - Senator Barbara Mikulski.

"I am proud to receive the endorsement of one of Maryland's greatest leaders, Sen. Barbara Mikulski," said Congresswoman Edwards.  "I value our tremendous partnership.  We have worked together to maintain funding for critical scientific research at Goddard Space Flight Center, Suitland's NOAA facility, and other federal facilities across Maryland, create a new emergency response and preparedness initiative for the national capitol region centered at Prince George's Hospital Center, and protect women's rights and health in the landmark Affordable Care Act.  I look forward to continue working with Senator Mikulski in the years ahead on behalf of Maryland's families to create jobs, to protect Social Security and Medicare, to prepare students for the 21st century global economy, and to protect the Chesapeake Bay and Maryland's other natural resources."

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