Daily Archives: March 21, 2019

Senate Passes Clean Energy Jobs Act

A Wednesday vote of the Maryland Senate saw the passage of the Clean Energy Jobs Act (Senate Bill 516) which would require Maryland to receive 50% of its energy supply from renewable sources by the year 2030. The legislation sponsored by Senator Brian Feldman (District 15 – Montgomery County) increases current State energy efficiency goals […]

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Maryland Senate Recognizes World Down Syndrome Day

Joined by advocates from the ARC of Maryland, the Maryland Department of Disabilities, and the Maryland Catholic Conference, Maryland Senators recognized World Down Syndrome Day in their Thursday morning floor proceedings. Sanctioned worldwide since 2012, the annual commemoration raises awareness and advocates for the well-being of people with Down Syndrome. The annual commemoration has taken […]

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Senate Passes Fiscally Responsible $46.6 Billion Budget Proposal

By a unanimous vote on Thursday morning, the Senate passed its version of the FY 2020 budget. Budget and Taxation Committee Chairwoman Nancy King (District 39 – Montgomery County) detailed the proposal of her committee before Senate colleagues explaining that after review of the Governor’s proposed budget the committee arrived at its budget position after great […]

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