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Governor Martin O’Malley and Maryland General Assembly Take a Fiscally Responsible Approach to Blunt Impact of Sequester on Marylanders, September 4th, 2013

Maryland Legislative Policy Committee approves Administration’s budget amendment to support critical programs and services in Maryland Governor and General Assembly act in face of Congress’ inaction on federal sequestration ANNAPOLIS, MD  - Governor Martin O’Malley and the Maryland General Assembly have taken swift action to protect Maryland’s safety net from the effects of federal sequestration,  Read the Rest…

Governor Martin O’Malley Announces Comprehensive Public Safety Legislative Package, January 18th, 2013

O’Malley-Brown Administration introduces comprehensive approach to public safety and violence prevention in Maryland Administration also releases 2013 legislative agenda ANNAPOLIS, MD  – Governor Martin O’Malley today formally announced the Administration’s public safety priorities for the 2013 Legislative Session, including a comprehensive approach to addressing gun safety and violence prevention in Maryland. “Progress is a choice.  Read the Rest…

Johns Hopkins University Summit on Reducing Gun Violence in America, January 14th, 2013

Baltimore, MD President Daniels, thank you very much. And thank you for the amazing work that goes on here at Johns Hopkins, including here at the Bloomberg School of Public Health. It’s always a great honor to be here, especially to be the warm-up act for Mayor Bloomberg, a proud alumnus. Very few have done  Read the Rest…

Governor Martin O’Malley and the Coalition for a Healthy Maryland Proclaim First Healthy Maryland Week, May 29th, 2012

ANNAPOLIS, MD  – Governor Martin O’Malley today, joined by the Coalition for a Healthy Maryland, Delegate Jon Cardin, members of the Executive Cabinet, state and local elected officials, and health advocates at Truxtun Park’s Roger W. “Pip” Moyer Recreation Center, officially proclaimed May 29th through June 3rd as the first “Healthy Maryland Week.” Healthy Maryland  Read the Rest…

ICYMI: O’Malley seeks religious support for same-sex marriage bill, January 25th, 2012

By Rick Abbruzzese, Director of Public Affairs KEY POINT–“Coates said he feels comfortable that the legislation would not force his church to do something against its beliefs, and he thinks that gay marriages can co-exist with traditional ones. “I think everyone is protected here,” he said. In case you missed it……. O’Malley seeks religious support  Read the Rest…

Place Matters, November 16th, 2011

This week, Maryland’s Department of Human Resources (DHR) celebrated its third annual “Place Matters” awards, recognizing the outstanding efforts of state employees in helping ensure that all Maryland children grow up in safe and loving homes.   We launched Place Matters with the belief that all children in Maryland, no matter where they come from, deserve  Read the Rest…

Unemployment Insurance – Federal Extended Benefits for the Long-Term Unemployed (2011), March 1st, 2011

Establishes an additional indicator based on the average total unemployment rate in the State to determine if unemployment insurance claimants are eligible to receive federally funded extended benefits. http://mlis.state.md.us/2011rs/chapters_noln/Ch_170_hb1228T.pdf

Interfaith Breakfast, May 20th, 2010

Thank you all.  Thanks very, very much.  Dr. Richter, thank you for that wonderful and humbling introduction.  I think it’s a continuing sign of God’s grace in this world and the goodness of the people that we call our neighbors that Maryland continues to make progress, any progress, given what we’re up against. And I  Read the Rest…

Post – Session Bill Signing, April 13th, 2010

Annapolis, Maryland Thank you all very much,… It’s an honor to serve a great people and to do so with great people.  And that begins with Lt. Governor Brown who worked very hard this session on a number of our most important priorities – including several of the bills we’re signing today. And of course  Read the Rest…

Place Matters Citation Ceremony, October 6th, 2009

State House, Annapolis, Maryland Thank you all for joining us today as we recognize the important,  difficult work that social services departments do across our state. I also  want to thank the staff at DHR for putting together the Place Matters report on  this important topic. The importance of the work you do cannot be  Read the Rest…