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Kirwan Commission Charts Path Forward

The Maryland Commission on Innovation and Excellence in Education held its most recent meeting today in Annapolis. Known as the Kirwan Commission because it is chaired by former University System Chancellor Brit Kirwan, the Commission heard testimony on Maryland’s ESSA (Every Student Succeeds Act) Consolidated State Plan, discussed how Maryland’s education system compares to top performing systems, and discussed the Commission’s plan moving forward. 735 more words

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Md. Atty. General's Office: County-By-County Public Campaign Financing Is Legal

The Maryland attorney general’s office announced that it would be legal for the state to allow public financing for candidates on a county-by-county basis. The opinion is likely to spur the drafting of such a bill in 2018. 242 more words

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Register Today for the 2017 WiLL/WAND National Women's Leadership Conference

From October 1-3, join the 2017 WiLL/WAND National Women’s Leadership Conference: “Women at the Tables of Power,” bringing women legislators and community leaders together from across America for three informative days of briefings with Congresswomen and policy experts, training with strategic communications experts, intimate networking dinners, and a Congressional Lobby Day and luncheon. 77 more words

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What Does The KKK Want?

This past Sunday on People, Passion, and Politics with Robert Patillo he conversed with Gene Wolfe​ from the Ku Klux Klan​ who explained their purpose. Klan member also discussed what the KKK really wants and why there should be an independent White Nation. In case you missed it:

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Atlanta's Most Influential Spiritual Leaders Collectively Denounce Racism

On Thursday morning, The King Center along with a group of multi-racial pastors from the “Better Together” initiative collectively responded to recent outbreaks of racial bigotry, hatred and violence transpiring throughout America. 198 more words

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Del. McIntosh: Time To Talk The "T-Word"

House Appropriations Committee Chair Maggie McIntosh penned a letter to the editor in The Baltimore Sun last week responding to Maryland Aviation Administrator Ricky Smith’s comment that getting Baltimoreans to the BWI Airport to work has been “ 146 more words

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Boston Counter Protest Organizer Comes On Real Talk

Angelina Camacho, one of the co-organizers against the recent “Free Speech Rally” in Boston spoke with Rashad Richey about her activism and involvement with the protest. 108 more words

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