Maryland Green Party Calls on All Marylanders of Conscience to Reject Trump’s Second Attempt at an Anti-Immigrant Islamaphobic Travel Ban

As people of conscience, the Maryland Green Party opposes discrimination against anyone regardless of nationality, religion, or race, and respects and values cultural, ethnic, and religious diversity. Therefore we encourage all Marylanders to reject this most recent display of racist and discriminatory action by the Trump Administration, and to call on the President to rescind this unconstitutional and immoral ban against immigrants. Continue reading

MGP Endorses The Maryland Pretrial Justice Reform Act - HB 1390 / SB 880

The cash bail system in Maryland is broken and unjust. It imposes jail time on those who have not yet been tried. Cash bail has a disproportionate impact on black communities and communities of people living in poverty. Continue reading

MGP Calls For Marijuana Legalization - HB 1236 / SB 891

The Maryland Green Party endorses HB 1236 and SB 891 calling for a constitutional amendment providing Marylanders over the age of 21 a right to use, possess, and cultivate Cannabis. If this bill passes both chambers of the General Assembly by a ⅗ majority, the question would go to voters during the 2018 general election. In the case that the constitutional amendment passes, residents of Maryland would be able to possess up to two ounces of marijuana and cultivate up to six plants. The purchase and sale would be regulated by the state of Maryland. Continue reading

MGP Supports Ban On Fracking

The Maryland Green Party unanimously stands in support of SB 740, entitled "Oil and Natural Gas - Hydraulic Fracturing - Prohibition," which would place a ban on fracking in our state.  Continue reading

MGP Endorses SB 712 - Support HBCUs

HBCUs are an integral part of building excellent colleges that serve all the people of Maryland. Continue reading