SEIU Endorsement

Hans Riemer Uncategorized

I am very proud to announce that I have the support of SEIU.  SEIU has always been a special partner to me in my work to advance social justice. When I was at Rock the Vote, SEIU gave us office space in their building on L Street, and so many senior leaders at the union helped us build a powerful …

Three things I’ll be doing this Earth Day

Hans Riemer Environment

It’s Earth Day, and as we all appreciate the fantastic parks and green spaces we have here in Montgomery County, I need your support to continue making environmental progress on the County Council.  Here are three top priorities I am working on: 1) Reducing pollution by promoting alternative transportation modes. I advocate smart, sustainable transportation projects like the Purple Line, the …

Fellowship Opportunity with Councilmember Hans Riemer’s Campaign!

Hans Riemer Fellows

Montgomery County Councilmember Hans Riemer (At-Large) seeks campaign fellows for his re-election campaign. This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to learn or refine their campaign skills. Activists welcome. Duties/Responsibilities: Directly assisting the candidate, campaign manager and field director as needed Collaborate with volunteers and supporters in the office and at campaign events Direct voter contact, including but …

Seniors in Montgomery County

Hans Riemer Seniors

I have spent much of my career working on issues that are important to youth and seniors. I have worked for AARP on retirement security policy and I also worked with AARP to design a national community service campaign. I have been recognized as a national leader on the fight to protect Social Security for future generations, because I helped …

I voted to protect the creek

Hans Riemer Environment

The Ten Mile Creek watershed is a special place and an invaluable environmental resource for Montgomery County, which is why I voted to protect it. Read my blog post on this critical issue below. http://www.councilmemberriemer.org/2014/02/i-voted-to-protect-ten-mile-creek.html

My record, moving MoCo forward

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When I ran for the County Council in 2010, I ran on a platform of progressive values: supporting education and public transportation, protecting our environment, helping the most vulnerable and boosting our economic competitiveness. This past November, I kicked off my re-election campaign with a fantastic event attended by hundreds of enthusiastic Democrats and community activists. This election will be …

Have you been to Carderock Springs?

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Have you been to Carderock Springs? What an absolutely incredible neighborhood. I am so grateful to Tara VanToai and her husband Norman for organizing a house party for me meet neighbors and friends at their beautiful home — folks who exemplify every great facet of our county. We had government scientists and researchers, a college professor (who taught my brother …