For Immediate Release
Marylanders Rally for Fair Trade, Urge Rep. Van Hollen to Stop Fast Track
ROCKVILLE, MD - Today, concerned citizens, environmentalists, and workers rallied in Courthouse Square Park to urge U.S. Representative Chris Van Hollen to stand up for Marylanders and oppose legislation that would put secretive, flawed trade deals on the fast track.
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