This legislation has the power to make a positive difference in the lives of so many residents of the District, particularly Black residents, who have been living under the burden of a publicly [...]
In Annapolis Immigrant Justice, Baltimore, MD, Criminal Justice, Immigration, Maryland State, MD Paid Family Leave, MD Renters' Rights, MD Sign-On Campaigns, Montgomery County, MD, Paid Family Leave, Police AccountabilityPosted
The 2021 Maryland General Assembly has adjourned "Sine Die." Now it's time to assess what we won, where we experienced setbacks, and how we can continue to bring more equity and justice to our [...]
In Budget Advocacy, Education, Montgomery County Budget, Montgomery County, MD, Police Accountability, Racial Equity MontgomeryPosted
It’s budget season in Montgomery County! This is an opportunity to envision a Just Recovery for our County -- a recovery that provides dei machsoro, resources sufficient for each person’s needs, [...]
Now is the time for Maryland to become a national leader by providing such a right throughout the state. Doing so will promote residential stability and economic security – and yield fiscal rewards.
In a world already filled with so much violence, we must move to end police violence and change Maryland laws that prevent us from holding police accountable.
In Annapolis Immigrant Justice, Baltimore, MD, COVID-19, Immigration, Maryland State, MD Paid Family Leave, MD Renters' Rights, Montgomery County, MD, Police AccountabilityPosted
April 12 is the last day of the Maryland state session - take final action steps to achieve justice in Maryland!
In #TestimonyTuesday, Baltimore, MD, COVID-19, Maryland State, MD Renters' Rights, Montgomery County, MDPosted
Safe and stable housing has far reaching economic, health, and social benefits to individuals, families, and communities, and is key to reducing racial inequities, as the most marginalized are [...]
The reforms in HB52 are a commonsense, workable step to leveling the rent court playing field without in any way jeopardizing the legitimate interests of landlords.
The Maryland General Assembly must pass legislation to end the practice of police policing themselves and shift power into the hands of communities. Write to your legislators and General Assembly [...]