Category: Political Advocacy & Accountability

Janet Holbrook: The president must be held accountable for coronavirus misinformation | COMMENTARY

From WISE’s Janet Holbrook in today’s Capital Gazette, story here.  Please post and share. President Donald Trump is a super spreader — he fills the public discourse with misinformation and now he is spreading the actual coronavirus. Both are lethal. Cornell University published a… Continue Reading “Janet Holbrook: The president must be held accountable for coronavirus misinformation | COMMENTARY”

Things you must know about Wes Adams…

Watch Out for the Top of Your Ballot…… Former Anne Arundel County state’s attorney Wes Adams will be at the top of the 2020 primary ballot for a Anne Arundel circuit court judge position, for a term of 15 years.  He is trying to… Continue Reading “Things you must know about Wes Adams…”

WISE releases its annual scorecard!

WISE is proud to present the 2019 Scorecards so that you can see how your legislators performed this year. Please read and share widely. This year we worked in partnership with the Maryland Legislative Coalition to give a more thorough overview of our representatives,… Continue Reading “WISE releases its annual scorecard!”

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Briefing Notes for New Pittman Administration

In January, 2019 a delegation of WISE women met with County Executive Steuart Pittman to discuss priorities to the administration. A number of suggestions of early actions were put forward – some with a view to influencing the budget process, some with no budget… Continue Reading “Briefing Notes for New Pittman Administration”

Get Money Out of Politics

Please watch the great video below of Michelle Koul, member of our Political Advocacy & Accountability Huddle, testifying to limit the role of money in politics! She spoke on the role of money in state politics and the need to keep races inclusive, competitive,… Continue Reading “Get Money Out of Politics”

Money in Maryland Politics

Last year our amazing member Michelle Koul gave WISE a presentation on money in politics in Maryland and local elections. Check out her powerpoint here!