January 2019 Newsletter

As you may already be aware, union pensions are under attack, which is why the Maryland Green Party supports the Butch Lewis Act (HR 397 — 2019-2020) to preserve union pensions. We oppose the Grassley Alexander proposal which would destroy union pensions.

The Maryland Green Party views the Butch Lewis Act as the starting point of pension reform in order to allow unions to prosper and protect working families.

Read More for platform on Pension Reform


Greens Speak

"[After] trying to get more funding for Maryland HBCUs ... I left the Democratic Party and registered as a member of the Green Party ... The Democratic Party, literally, has done nothing."

See Full: http://www.mdgreens.org/doc_speaks


Photo Credit: Baltimore Sun

Dr. Marvin "Doc" Cheatham, Fmr. President Baltimore NAACP


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Mary Rooker, MGP Coordinating Council Representative for Montgomery County


Save the Date

Coordinating Council Conference Calls:

Feb. 26 @ 8:00 pm
Mar. 25 @ 8:00 pm
Apr. 22 @ 8:00 pm
May 27 @ 8:00 pm 

 State Assembly on Sunday May 31st


Ballot Access Update

We still need several thousand signatures to guarantee ballot access for the 2020 election!

Contact our Ballot Access Coordinator, Hunt Hobbs at shhobbs5@gmail.com for any petitioning-related questions, to suggest events of your own, or to volunteer and petition with your fellow Greens.