Maryland lawmakers not doing enough to help working families this General Assembly session | COMMENTARY

Maryland lawmakers not doing enough to help working families this General Assembly session | COMMENTARY

By: Lisa Brown , John Nethercut, and Gustavo TorresFor: The Baltimore Sun |MAR 30, 2021 at 10:56 AM With little time remaining in the Maryland General Assembly session, it’s useful — and discouraging — to look back at the working families policy agenda that nearly 50 organizations, representing hundreds of thousands of Marylanders, proposed at the beginning of the pandemic to help essential workers and those most affected by the shutdown. At the time, we called for a special legislative session to address Marylanders’ urgent needs related to housing, worker protections, health care and much more. Nearly one year later, our elected leaders have made some progress,…
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