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Donna Edwards

Candidate Peña-Melnyk would bring leadership to Congress [Letter]

Joseline Peña-Melnyk, a longtime Maryland delegate for the 21st District, which includes Laurel, is now running for Congress. Joseline is seeking to fill Donna Edwards' seat in Maryland's 4th Congressional District. All of us in Maryland and the nation will be well served if she is successful.

Over the past nine years she has tirelessly served our family and her other constituents in Prince George's and Anne Arundel counties. In my efforts advocating for education and disability rights, I have had the privilege of working closely with Joseline. In particular, in 2009 the Maryland Down syndrome Advocacy Coalition — a newly formed government affairs committee of the...