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Trump Budget Proposal Threatens Needed Investments in Western Maryland

June 28, 2017 by Christopher Meyer
The President’s budget calls for deep cuts to federal services that support Maryland’s economy and the economy of Western Maryland read more

Trump’s Education Budget: Less Support for Schools, Heavier Student Debt Burdens

June 9, 2017 by Christopher Meyer
The Trump administration’s budget proposal calls for deep cuts to K-12 and higher education that would hamper the state’s ability read more

‘Dreamers’ Make Important Contributions to Maryland

May 5, 2017 by Ellen Hutton
For years, Maryland has recognized the benefits of welcoming immigrants into its colleges and universities, including giving all Maryland residents read more

Political Power Struggles Hurt Baltimore Communities

April 20, 2017 by Christopher Meyer
Freddie Gray died two years ago yesterday while in police custody. As anger, unrest, and litigation made Baltimore a fixture read more

Maryland Made Progress in the 2017 General Assembly Session

April 12, 2017 by Kali Schumitz
Maryland’s 2017 General Assembly Session came to a close Monday night. While there were also plenty of good ideas left read more

Supplemental Budgets Fund Addiction Treatment, Law Enforcement, Relief to Schools

March 29, 2017 by Christopher Meyer
As this year’s budget process nears its conclusion, Gov. Hogan has released two supplemental budgets to address needs not covered read more

Modernizing Discipline for Preschoolers Will Have Lifetime Benefits for Maryland Children

March 8, 2017 by MDCEP
Position Statement Supporting Senate Bill 651 Given before the Senate Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee When children have access read more

Expanding Educational Opportunity in Maryland

March 6, 2017 by Christopher Meyer
The Role of Funding Formulas in Increasing Equity Maryland delivers some of the highest-quality education in the country by some read more

Universal Pre-K Will Have Lifetime Benefits for Maryland Children

March 3, 2017 by MDCEP
Position Statement Supporting House Bill 1080 Given before the House Ways and Means Committee When children have access to a read more

Free School Meals for all Low-Income Students Help Families Make Ends Meet

February 22, 2017 by MDCEP
Given before the Senate Budget and Taxation Committee Position Statement in Support of Senate Bill 360 For many Maryland children read more
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