Over 500 Grassroots Donors…And Counting!

Hans Riemer Uncategorized

I am ecstatic about the growth of our organization these past few months, and I have never felt more grateful or honored to serve as your At Large Councilmember. After your support lifted me past the public finance threshold this summer, I knew you would continue helping to build our movement.This is why I’m excited to announce that we recently …

Happy Thanksgiving!

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I am thankful and honored to serve as your At Large Councilmember here in Montgomery County. I hope everyone has a great week and enjoys time with loved ones, wherever you may be. If you’re leaving town this week, I wish you safe travels! With my parents coming to visit, I’m looking forward to spending time with them, Angela and …


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After a long series of discussions and many years of work, I am excited that my other colleagues decided to support our fellow neighbors and voted to approve a $15 minimum wage. As an early advocate of the original legislation earlier this year, I am thankful we as a County came to an agreement about how to support low wage …

Grassroots Support Lifts Councilmember Hans Riemer Over Public Finance Threshold

Hans Riemer Public Finance

More than 250 county residents have donated more than $20,000 to Riemer’s campaign, which will qualify him for public matching funds ROCKVILLE, MD., June 27, 2017 — With hundreds of county residents providing grassroots donations to his campaign, Montgomery County Council Vice President Hans Riemer (D – At Large), announced that he has sufficient community support to qualify for public …

How to follow my work at the Council

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I publish a blog featuring information about the County Council and my day-to-day work as an At Large Councilmember. Follow along! You can also visit my official Council website, which has more information and contact information if you ever need to reach me or my staff.

We won

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Thank you for your support of my campaign! I am pleased to say that I earned 49,932 votes and won re-election convincingly to the Democratic slate for County Council At-large. The Democratic primary was highly competitive and my strong finish is testament to voter support for a campaign of progressive ideas and values. I am profoundly grateful for your support …

Why you should vote for me

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I’m Hans Riemer and I’m running for re-election to represent all of our residents as an At-large member of the County Council. When I joined the County Council in 2010, our government was deeply impacted by the Great Recession. We were in a great fiscal crisis. But today, as a result of many strong choices that we made, this county …

Washington Post Endorsement

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On Monday, I was honored to receive the Washington Post’s endorsement for a second term on the Montgomery County Council: Despite a sharp learning curve in his first term, Hans Riemer took the lead on measures to restore a key anti-poverty program and modernize the county’s approach to open government and online disclosure. He also stood firm in the face of bullying …