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Feb 22, 2013

Op-Ed in Star Democrat "State of the First District: We Have an Opportunity to Address Our Challenges"

I wrote the following op-ed that was published in the Star Democrat about my reaction to President Obama's State of the Union Address and where I see Maryland's First District. The President's speech was an opportunity to put forth a responsible way to deal with America’s challenges – especially out of control spending. His current inaction to replace the sequester is evidence he is not serious about cutting spending.

Nov 1, 2011 | Stardem

Harris backing fracking

Chairman of House Energy and Environment Subcomittee tells Talbot GOP about 'gold rush' in Pa.

Oct 26, 2011 | Cecil Whig

U.S. Rep. Harris Tours Electric Cooperatives

U.S. Rep. Andy Harris toured the Rock Springs Generation Facility near Rising Sun on Oct. 18, along with representatives of Choptank Electric Cooperative and Old Dominion Electric Cooperative (ODEC).

May 10, 2011 | From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Congressman Andy Harris visits Fallston and says the feds should 'get out of the way'

Issues: Congressional Issues

First District Congressman Andy Harris, during an appearance Monday afternoon in Harford County, hammered home once again his view that the federal government needs to "get out of the way" and let the nation's sagging economy start to heal itself.

May 10, 2011 | Running Maryland

A Capitol Athlete

A Capitol Athlete Only a freshman, Mount de Sales’ Jessica Harris quickly found that she likes to run. Just like her dad. The daughter of United States congressman Andy Harris, she is quickly establishing herself as one of the top young runners in the IAAM, finishing second behind McDonogh’s Autumn Franklin in the 500-meter run as well as helping her 3200-meter relay team to a third-place finish in a school-record time of just over 10 minutes. And...