Economy

Senate & House Leadership Announce Middle-Class Economics Package

Senate & House Leadership Announce Middle-Class Economics Package Legislation highlights common sense solutions for Maryland’s middle class ANNAPOLIS, MD – Joined by legislators and advocates, Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller, Jr., and House Speaker Michael E. Busch today announced legislation to support the middle-class by focusing on College Affordability, Pay Equity, and Retirement Security. […]

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Baltimore Sun: Bill calls for $40 million investment in clean energy job training

By Christina Jedra Lawmakers and environmental advocates gathered in Annapolis to push for the Clean Energy Job Act on the first day of the General Assembly session. “We have to take this precious earth and leave it as well or better than we found it,” said State Senator Thomas “Mac” Middleton, D-Charles County. The bill […]

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Women’s Policy Research: Maryland women are economically better off than their counterparts in any other state.

Where women have the most economic opportunity and security, in 5 maps By Niraj Chokshi Congratulations Maryland, your women are economically better off than their counterparts in any other state. That’s according to a new ranking that seeks to assess access to opportunity and economic security for women in America, the second in a seven-part“Status of Women in […]

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