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How to Submit Testimony to the Maryland General Assembly

2020 Legislative Session – Procedure for Submitting Written Testimony The below explanation was provided by Mark Posner of the Maryland Chapter of the Sierra Club. The following procedures govern the submission of written testimony to all subject-matter committees in the Senate and House. The…

Blueprint for Maryland’s Future Summit

Delegate Alice Cain and other supporters of full funding for the Kirwan recommendations  (Blueprint for MD) for education reform are sponsoring a summit from 2-5pm on Dec 7th.  Please spread the word, and attend if you can! Register at: tinyurl.com/AABlueprintSummit Only 40% of Maryland…

Please call Governor Hogan 410-974-3901 and tell him stop short changing HBCUs and give them the amount they are owed and deserve!

It’s time to take a stand! Please call Governor Hogan 410-974-3901 and tell him stop short changing HBCUs and give them the amount they are owed and deserve!  It is well past time to take a stand!  We need everyone to call!  Please also…

Save the remaining AACo forests! ACTION NEEDED on Bill No. 68-19 which has been significantly weakened. Our county council needs to know that we support a much stronger forest conservation bill.

AAC Council has been struggling with a piece of legislation that will help protect our forests and greenways.  Developers are fighting this every step of the way and have gained ground.  On Oct 21 the majority of the council members voted for amendments that …

Learn about BluePrint for Maryland’s Future! Take Action!

Come out to learn about the BluePrint for Maryland’s Future and the Kirwan Study and show your support for All of Maryland’s students! Oct 29 6:00-8:00 PM Bates Middle School, 701 Chase St, Annapolis, MD 21401 RSVP: Blueprint for Maryland’s Future For more information, click…

WISE 2019 Legislative Scorecard

WISE is proud to present our 2019 Scorecard and summary! See how your legislators performed this year, and 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, ranking…

White Ally Toolkit Workshop: Dismantling Racism One Conversation at a Time

Tuesday May 21, 2019 6:00-9:00 p.m. White Ally Toolkit Workshop: Dismantling Racism One Conversation at a Time at the Ark & Dove Presbyterian Church, 8424 Piney Orchard Pkwy, Odenton, MD. “This workshop is being presented by Dr. David Campt from the White Ally Toolkit…

AACo Budget Open Letters

WISE would like to thank the County Executive for providing the opportunity for citizen input into the 2020 budget and urge him to be bold as he finalizes his proposal. WISE has organized as Mr. Pittman has challenged all residents. Will it make a…

Budget Town Hall Videos

Miss out on your district’s Budget Town Hall? Watch the entire event for each district below! District 1 – Lindale Middle School with Councilmember Sarah Lacey District 2 – Glen Burnie High School with Councilmember Allison Pickard District 3 – Northeast High School with…

Vigil in support of our Muslim Community Tonight at 7pm

Please join several local organizations to unite in solidarity with the Muslim community after the deadly terror attack at 2 New Zealand Mosques that has taken  50 lives so far. the Vigil is at the Civil Rights Foot Soldier War Memorial, 44 Calvert St,…