From The Blog

Trump Budget Proposal Would Slash Investments in Anti-Poverty Programs, Shift Costs to Maryland

The budget proposal President Trump released this week threatens the economic and social well-being of low- and moderate-income Marylanders. The budget slashes important anti-poverty programs that help more than 1 million of our neighbors meet basic living standards. It shrinks important investments in our economy,

Federal Estate Tax Repeal Could Cost Maryland Resources, Harm Services

President Trump’s proposed tax reform package includes a harmful provision to repeal the federal estate tax on large inheritances. The repeal would put a revenue stream Maryland relies on to provide essential services at risk, while benefiting only the extremely wealthy. Not only would federal

‘Dreamers’ Make Important Contributions to Maryland

For years, Maryland has recognized the benefits of welcoming immigrants into its colleges and universities, including giving all Maryland residents an opportunity to pay in-state tuition rates, regardless of immigration status. Policies like these are good for the college classroom, as well as our economy