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Maryland Capitol Hill Visits during NAR 2016 Mid-Year

Have you signed up yet?  The National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) sets aside time during the 2016 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings (formerly known as MidYear) so that members may discuss key REALTOR® priorities with their Member of Congress. MAR members will be making Capitol Hill visits on Wednesday, 5/17, from 11:30am - 5pm (Lunch will be provided to attendees). 

The Wednesday Hill Visits will begin with a luncheon starting at 11:30am for Participants Only, then followed by the various office visits, starting at 12:30pm. 

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Listed below are the tentative, respective meeting times with the Maryland Congressional Delegation (confirmed meetings are emboldened and those italicized, not in bold are pending confirmation). The Hill Visits are held with either with Maryland's, elected Congressional Representative or key staff members, depending upon their schedules. (If you are familiar with the Visits, just RSVP Here)

Feel free to join us for all meetings or just your Senators’ and Representative’s meetings. RSVP at the bottom of this page or above.  Not sure who your US Representative is?  Check here… 

Please note logistics: Transportation is “On Your Own” and the Metro is the best way to get there! Cabs also are always available from the Marriott Wardman to Capitol Hill, however, please give yourself ample time for travel because the cab lines can be long.    Map links for both the Metro and the Capitol Hill campus are below. 

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Capitol Hill map is…  

A follow up email will be sent confirming your sign-up along with Talking Points which will be available after 4/27.

As always, thanks for all of your advocacy efforts and we look forward to seeing you in DC!


*2017 MAR Association of REALTORS® Hill Visits

Wednesday, May 17th

Cannon House office Building

12:30pm - Congressman Jamie Raskin (MD-8), 431 Cannon House Office Bldg

Longworth House Office Building

1:00pm - Congressman Steny Hoyer (MD-5), 1705 Longworth House Office Bldg

1:30pm - Congressman Anthony Brown (MD-4), 1505 Longworth House Office Bldg

1:30pm - Congressman Andy Harris  (MD-1), 1533 Longworth House Office Bldg

2:00pm - Congressman John Delaney (MD-6), 1632 Longworth House Office Bldg

Rayburn House Office Building

1:00pm - Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger (MD-2), 2416 Rayburn House Office Bldg

2:00pm - Congressman Elijah Cummings (MD-7), 2163 Rayburn House Office Bldg

2:30pm - Congressman John Sarbanes (MD-3), 2444 Rayburn House Office Bldg


3:30pm Senator Ben Cardin, 509 Senate Hart Office Bldg

4:00pm Senator Chris Van Hollen, 110 Senate Hart Office Bldg

Please meet outside at Tortilla Coast at 11:30am, just diagonally opposite the Capitol South Metro at 400 First Street SE.  Remember, you have to go through Security, so please have IDs and avoid metal pins, buttons and such. We understand some members are attending NAR meetings and have a potential conflict, so please feel free to meet up at the next convenient meeting time!  

You may also RSVP Here...

Many thanks for your advocacy efforts, we look forward to seeing you in DC!


posted @ Tuesday, April 26, 2016 12:09 PM by Mitchell2255