Chris Van Hollen's file:
Van Hollen

Democrat from Maryland

Chris Van Hollen is a Democratic U.S. Congressman from Maryland.

Recent statements involving Chris Van Hollen

The employer mandate "affects only 5 percent of businesses in this country."

"The Republicans have demanded deep cuts in education. They've demanded cuts in cancer research and other research to find cures and treatments to diseases."

Between 2000 and 2006,  "health insurance company profits quadrupled."  

"Between the year 2000 and 2006, (insurance) premiums in this country doubled."

Recent stories featuring Chris Van Hollen

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PolitiFact’s 2011 Lie of the Year got some attention on the House floor Wednesday as lawmakers debated Rep. Paul Ryan's budget proposal. But several of them played fast and loose with our award-winner. Here's what we said — and didn't say — about changes to Medicare.

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