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Box 28a

Helen Delich Bentley (HDB)

Series III. Federal Maritime Commission


Box 28a. Press Releases

1/18/89 - Bentley Blasts DOD Extension of Kuwait Tankers Under U.S. Flag Without American Seamen

1/16/89 - The Inaugural: An American Celebration

1/10/89 - Social Security Administration’s Teleservice Center To Be Located in Baltimore

1/09/89 - Report from Washington: The Congress in 1989 Part II

1/5/89 - HB Announces Maryland Entries in Inaugural Parade

1/04/89 - HB Receives House Budget Committee Assignment

1/02/89 - Towson Firm Wins Army Contract Award of $14 Million

1/02/89 - Report from Washington - What’s Ahead in 1989 in Congress

12/30/88 - HB Announces $.9 Million Air Force Contract Award to Westinghouse, Hunt Valley

12/29/88 - HB Receives Highest Reserve Officers Honor

12/21/88 - Army Awards $11,850,000 Contract to AAI for Target Simulator

12/19/88 - Report from Washington - Christmas 1988….. A Time To Help And Forgive

12/12/88 - Report from Washington - Education? Good Or Bad

12/05/88 - Report from Washington - It’s Time to Reassess Our Defense Policy Toward Japan

11/30/88 - HB Announces $13.7 Million Contract Modification for Westinghouse

11/28/88 - Report from Washington - Every Resolution Is Important To Someone

11/25/88 - HB Announces DOD Award to Raloid of Reisterstown

11/21/88 - Report from Washington - Thanksgiving in America

11/14/88 - Report from Washington - Ecumenical Choirs Reminds of Religious Freedom

11/07/88 - Report from Washington - It’s Been A Banner Year for Veterans in Washington

10/31/88 - Report from Washington - Observing The Rights of Freedom, Taking The Responsibility For Freedom

10/27/88 - HB Announce $19.6 Million Highway Grant to Maryland

10/24/88 - Report from Washington - “Double Speak,” Double Talk Alive And Well In Government

10/19/88 -HB Announces Approval To End Ocean Dumping

10/10/88 - Report from Washington - Following “Old Glory”

10/06/88 - House Passes Drug Enforcement Act

10/10/88 - Report from Washington - The Battle For Steel Continues

10/07/88 - House Extends Commission on Merchant Marine and Defense

10/04/88 - HB Language in DOD Bill Could Make Sparrows Point Bid for Navy Contract More Competitive

10/03/88 - HB Testifies Before Armed Services Committee

10/03/88 - Girl Scouts Fight Drugs

10/01/88 - HB Hosts Reception to Honor Signing into Law of Religious Freedom Week

10/01/88 - HB Aids Family In Flight From Communist Czechoslovakia

9/30/88 - Bill To Delay Medicare Catastrophic Introduced

9/30/88 -Baltimore City Receives $8.9 Million Grant for Back River Treatment Plant

9/29/88 - HB Announces $1 Million in UDAG Funds for Baltimore Waterfront

9/29/88 - Sparrows Point Steel Plant To Participate in Clean Coal Technology Program

9/29/88 - Westinghouse Electric Wins $6.2 Million Air Force Contract

9/28/88 - HB Announces Elderly Housing For Towson

9/28/88 - House Committee Approves Bill to Aid Financing Local Public Works Projects

9/23/88 - HB Wins Another Victory for U.S. Flag Carriers

9/21/88 - Flowers By Bentley

Evening Sun Article: 9/21/88 - HB Urges Preservation of Industrial Waterfront

9/190/88 - Religious Freedom Week Designated By House

9/16/88 - HB Announces $4 Million Air Force Contract Award to AAI Corp.

9/9/88 - HB Introduces Legislation to Encourage Intergenerational Child

8/8/88 - Brewerton Channel Resolution Passes Committee, Bentley Announces

9/12/88 - Report from Washington - Ship Christening (double life - Harry/Franklin Phillips)

9/5/88 - Report from Washington - Labor Day

9/5/88 - HB Re - Dedicates Liberty Ship “The SS John W. Brown” at Dundalk Marine Terminal

9/3/88 - HB Says Navy Should Allow Women Privacy During Drug Testing

8/31/88 - HB Announces Maryland To Receive $1.5 Million in Urban Mass Transportation Grants

8/29/88 - Report From Washington - Liberty Ship John W. Brown Returns Home To Baltimore

8/26/88 - Rep. Bentley Denounces Library (of Congress) Move to Reclassify Russian Data

8/26/88 - HB Honored By Touro Synagogue (R.I.) For Religious Freedom Week Role

8/25/88 - HB Receives “Ship In The Bottle” Award From MM&P Union

8/22/88 - Report from Washington - The Fountain of Youth Is American

Evening Sun Article: 8/22/88 - Religious Freedom Week (The Touro Synagogue)

8/18/88 - HB Announces Her Appointments to Service Academies for Class of 1992

8/16/88 - HB Announces $5.3 Million Contract for AAI at Hunt Valley

8/15/88 - Report from Washington - Lessons in Democracy at New Orleans

8/9/88 - Towson Firm Awarded 4r26 Million Navy Contract (Allied Signal)

8/8/88 - Report from Washington - Fighting The Trade WAR - Trench To Trench

8/4/88 - HB Support Legislation To Stop Ocean Dumping

8/3/88 - HB Announces FAA Grants For BWI Airport Noise Abatement Projects

8/1/88 - Report from Washington - Beth Steel Bets On Baltimore County

7/25/88 - Protecting America’s Exports

7/22/88 - ESI (AAI) Contract Award

7/18/88 - Russian Inspection Team - Martin Marietta

7/18/88 - Report from Washington - Soviet Inspection

7/12/88 - HB Announces $3.76 Million for Baltimore County Improvements (CDBG)

7/11/88 - Bentley’s Request Provides Prompt Drought Relief in 2nd District

7/11/88 - Project Liberty (Merchant Marine Memorials)

7/11/88 - Report from Washington - Honoring Veterans

7/7/88 - HUD Rehab. - Baltimore County

7/1/88 - Contract Awards (Martin Marietta/Westinghouse)

6/29/88 - HB Announces $3.3 Million Award to Westinghouse Electric

6/27/88 - Report from Washington - The Glorious Fourth Revisited

6/27/88 - Passenger Cruise Ship S.S. Monterey Due at Sparrows Point Shipyard

6/22/88 - Liberty Ship John W. Brown Returning to Baltimore To Become Maritime Memorial

6/20/88 - Report from Washington - Farmers Are Partners in Conservation to Preserve Chesapeake Bay

6/17/88 - Bentley Supports Shipbuilding - Merchant Marine Revitalization Bill

6/16/88 - Bentley Endorses Republican Leadership Task Force’s Comprehensive Anti - Drug Act of 1988

6/16/88 - HB Attacks Technology Giveaway

6/13/88 - Report from Washington - What’s Happening To Higher Education (foreign students)

6/6/88 - HB Announces Air Force Contract to Baltimore’s Westinghouse

6/6/88 - Navy Orders Crane Components Shipped on U.S. Flag Vessels After Bentley Insists on Compliance of U.S. Shipping Laws

6/3/88 - HB Urges Congress To Pass Mandatory Drug Testing (of transportation employees)

6/3/88 - HB Announces EPA Grant for Maryland Superfund Cleanup

5/30/88 - Report from Washington - (draft speech - Maritime Day Celebration)

5/30/88 - HB Announces Final Passage of the Employee Benefit Bankruptcy Protection Act

5/27/88 - HB Announces Navy Contract Award to Baltimore’s Westinghouse

5/25/88 - HB Introduces Bill to Honor Korean War Veterans

5/26/88 - HB Supports Resolution for U.S. Withdrawal From Panama Canal Treaty

5/23/88 - Report from Washington - Reparations for One Group Should Mean Reparations For All

5/13/88 - HB Announces Baltimore Harbor Dredging Contract

5/13/88 - Navy Seeks to Recover $193,110 from West Coast Container Firm at Bentley’s Urging

5/13/88 - Report from Washington - The Week In Washington

5/6/88 - HB Receives the Dr. John H. Griffin Award for Outstanding Public Service from the Maryland State Council of the Knights of Columbus

5/09/88 - Report from Washington - Pride In The Spirit Of Baltimore II (ship christening)

5/03/88 - AAI Corp. Receives $6.5 Million NOAA Contract for Prototype of Automated Weather Monitoring System

5/03/88 - HB Amendment to Protect U.S. Data Passes House

5/09/88 - Report from Washington - “Do You Feel Safer Flying Today?”

4/29/88 - HB Announces Navy Contract Award to Haunt Valley’s AAI Corporation

4/29/88 - HB’s Buy Smart Amendment Passes House

4/28/88 - Maryland Delegation Honors Bicentennial Volunteers

4/30/88 - Bentley Christens Pride of Baltimore II

4/24/88 - Washington Report - How Legislation Should Not Be Handled - Trade Bill

4/18/88 - Washington Report - Long Term Care - Will It Follow in the Footsteps of the Catastrophic Legislation?

4/15/88 - HB Announces Air Force Contract To Hunt Valley’s Westinghouse

4/15/88 - Sparrows Point Jobs remain Unfilled (machinists/ship repair)

4/11/88 - Washington Report - GAO Issues Its Analysis of the So - Called ” Notch” Social Security)

4/04/88 - Report from Washington - The Shame Of It All (drugs)

4/01/88 Announces $28.4 Million in Military Contracts to Two Maryland Firms

4/01/88 - HB Announces Army Contract to Hunt Valley’s AAI Corp.

3/31/88 - HB Announces Air Force Contract to Hunt Valley’s Westinghouse

3/31/88 - Armed Services Committee Moves to Halt Sale of Aegis Weapons to Japan

undated - HB Supports Resolution Calling for Continued U.S. Role in Panama Canal After The Year 2000CV

undated - HB Testifies Before Republican Platform Committee on Industrial Base

3/30/88 - HB Introduces Bill To Extend Deadline For Destruction of Chemical Weapons

3/28/88 - Report from Washington - Freedom of Religion - Pld Values Revisited

3/23/88 - HB Says Hearings, New Policy on Overweight Containers Needed for Improved Highway Safety

3/22/88 - HB Announces $5 Million HUD Loan for Port Covington

3/18/88 - HB Announces Army Contract to Baltimore’s Allied Corp.

3/14/88 - Report from Washington - “Times Change, Have You?” (primary elections)

3/12/88 - HB Leads Delegation at Change of Command Ceremonies Aboard Nuclear Sub USS Baltimore

3/9/88 - Md. Institute to Award Scholarships to Winners of Md. Congressional Art Caucus

Weekly Column: March 1988 - Counterfeit Fasteners Are Major Problem For Americans

3/7/88: Report from Washington - Art Is In The Air (Congressional Arts Caucus)

3/7/88 - HB Supports Holdup of Payments To Panama Until Legal Government Restored

3/4/88 - House Subcommittee Votes To Stop Saale of Aegis Combat System to Japan

3/4/88 - HB Announces Chesapeake Bay Field Hearing

3/1/88 - HB Announces Army Contract to SAFT America, Cockeysville, Md.

3/1/88 - HB Announces $4.5 Million Navy Contract Award to Sparrows Point Shipyard

3/1/88 - HB Announce $20 Million Air Force Contract to AAI

3/1/88 - HB Announces Support for Maritime Unions’ Suit To Man Kuwaiti Tankers

2/25/88 - HB Announces $7 Million Navy Contract to AAI of Hunt Valley

2/25/88 - HB Announces Transportation Grant to Help Relieve Congestion

2/21/88 - HB Criticizes Reagan for Ignoring U.S. Seamen’s Employment Needs in Middle East

2/19/88 - HB Compares Japanese Corporations Takeovers to Wheel of Fortune

2/19/88 - HB Announces $7.8 Million Contract to Baltimore’s Westinghouse

2/8/88: Report from Washington - Incensed Citizens Win First Round Against Porn Peddlers

2/5/88 - HB Named Life Member of National Defense Transportation Association

undated - Report from Washington - A Pleasant Reprieve In Maryland (Ballestone Mansion (Essex)

undated - HB Announces $87 Million in Defense Contracts

Helen - Did we do anything on these? Jan. 11 198? Dial - A - Porn Mail Angers Constituents

12/22/87 - Navy Taking Action Against West Coast Container Firm To Recover Shipping Costs

12/21/87 - International Economists Confirm Rep. Bentley’s Trade Deficit Warning

12/17/87 - Navy To Name Nuclear Submarine After The State of Maryland

12/17/87 - Bentley Reimburses All Costs To Commission U.S.S. Fort McHenry

12/12/87 - HB Leads Fight To Keep U.S. Military Technology From Being Sold to Japan

11/24/87 - HB Protests U.S. Navy Use of Foreign Workers

11/21/87 - HB Asks Why Sony Corp. Gets U.S. Patent Contract

11/20/87 - HB Says Congress Should Deny Gorbachev Forum in Congress

11/16/87: Report from Washington - “Medicare Coverage, Catastrophic Health”

11/12/87 - Taxpayers of Maryland

11/06/87 - Report from Washington - Foreign Nurses Fill Critical Role As Hospital Administrators Seek Solutions to Shortage

11/02/87 - Report from Washington - How Serious Is Congress About The Deficit

10/22/87 - US Air Force Awards Contract to Warsaw Pact Nation

10/07/87 - HB Announces EPA Grant to Back River Wastewater facility

10/01/87 - HB Announces Army Contract to Baltimore’s Allied Corp.

10/01/87 - HB Announces Maryland Highway Improvement Contract

undated - HB Calls for Investigation of Counterfeit Imported Bolts

9/25/87 - HB Announces $9.8 Million Grant to Improve Commuter Rail

9/23/87 - HB Announces New Air Force Contract to Westinghouse

9/23/87 - HB Calls for New National Policy on Truck Safety Inspection

9/10/87 - HB Announces Army Contract - Chamberlain of Hunt Valley

8/31/87 - Report from Washington - Labor Day: Its 105th Birthday

8/31/87 - Report from Washington - Labor Day: Its 105th Birthday

8/31/87 - HB Announces $351,000 Grant to Baltimore County (rental rehab)