Sen. Benjamin Cardin (D-MD)

Senator for Maryland, Democrat

Benjamin L. Cardin


We agree 44% of the time.


Home town: Baltimore
Born: October 5, 1943
Born in: Baltimore, MD
Occupation: Attorney
Religion: Jewish
Marital status: M
Spouse: Edelman Cardin
Previous political experience: MD House, 1967-87; US House, 1987-2007; US Senate, 2007-present
Elected in year: 2006
Next election in year: 2024
Family: 2 children
Education: JD Univ. of MD, 1967
Ethnicity: Caucasian


Twitter Handle:
Facebook Address: senatorbencardin


Environment and Public Works

  • Clean Air, Climate, and Nuclear Safety
  • Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water
  • Transportation and Infrastructure


  • Health Care
  • International Trade, Customs, and Global Competitiveness
  • Taxation and IRS Oversight

Foreign Relations

Small Business and Entrepreneurship


Washington, D.C. Office:

509 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
Phone: 202-224-4524
Fax: (202) 224-1651

Baltimore Office:

100 S. Charles St., Tower I, Suite 1710
Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone: 410-962-4436
Fax: (410) 962-4156

Bowie Office:

10201 Martin Luther King Jr. Hwy., Suite 210
Bowie, MD 20720
Phone: 301-860-0414

Salisbury Office:

212 W. Main St., Suite 301-C
Salisbury, MD 21801
Phone: 410-546-4250
Fax: (410) 546-4252

Cumberland Office:

13 Canal St., Room 305
Cumberland, MD 21502
Phone: 301-777-2957
Fax: (301) 777-2959

Rockville Office:

451 Hungerford Dr., Suite 230
Rockville, MD 20850
Phone: 301-762-2974
Fax: (301) 762-2976


We Agree
of the time
title level sponsored our position their vote agree/disagree year
Bill: S 205
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination
Federal Yes Support N/A Agree 2021
Bill: S J Res 1
Equal Rights Amendment
Federal Yes Support N/A Agree 2021
Bill: S 1831
3D Gun Safety Act of 2019
Federal Yes Support N/A Agree 2019
Bill: S 1787
Miranda's Law
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2019
Bill: S J Res 5
Equal Rights Amendment - Senate
Federal Yes Support N/A Agree 2017
Bill: S 2974
A bill Ensure Funding for National Human Trafficking Hotline
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2016
Bill: S 2577
Justice for All Act
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2016
Bill: S 524
Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2015
Bill: S 178
Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2015