Ben Cardin Town Hall Addresses BDS, North Korea, Immigration

Maryland Sen. Ben Cardin held a town hall meeting at the Bykota Senior Center in Towson on Monday that rapidly delved into the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement, North Korea and immigration. Billed as “A Better Deal” meeting, Cardin said he had organized the gathering and others because he was hearing concerns from constituents about… Read More

Maryland General Assembly Legislative Wrap-Up Highs, lows for Jewish lawmakers

The most recent Maryland General Assembly session was an eventful one for Jewish lawmakers and lobbyists in which many priorities were funded and top policy initiatives both passed and failed. Lawmakers voted to pass a bill to ban the controversial natural gas extraction technique known as fracking, or hydraulic fracturing. They also approved legislation that… Read More