Democratic Legislators Unveil Legislation Package Protecting Marylanders from Potential Negative Actions of Trump Administration

Today, Maryland citizens, activists, and lawmakers joined together to denounce the hate speech, bigotry and regressive actions of the Trump administration.  Our message was loud and clear: Democratic lawmakers will do everything in their power to prevent backwards progress in the state. The gathering implored fellow lawmakers, in Annapolis, to discredit policies and actions that […]

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Sen. Young (D3) Proposes Legislation Giving Students Right to Choose Participation in Animal Dissections

This past week, Senator Ron Young, of Frederick County, proposed legislation allowing for students to refuse participation in animal dissections. The legislation would require schools boards of each district, both public and nonpublic, to send notices to schools about certain policies, terms, and regulations relating to the student’s choice in refusal. Senator Young concludes that this […]

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2016 MDGA Website Tutorial

The Maryland General Assembly website provides a number of transparency resources for citizens to track legislation, follow committee sessions, contact their lawmakers, and more. In honor of Sunshine Week, we put together a quick tutorial about some of the different features of the website. Take a moment to check it out and then visit the […]

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