Midday Newsmaker: U.S. Senator Ben Cardin
Tom’s guest today is U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD), who has represented Maryland on Capitol Hill since 1987: first in the House of Representatives, where he represented Maryland’s Third Congressional District. He was elected to the Senate in 2007 and re-elected to a third term last November. Earlier in his career, he was a member of the Maryland House of Delegates for two decades.
Sen. Cardin is a senior member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and the ranking member of the Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee. He is also a member of the Environment & Public Works and Finance committees.
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