Oppose HB 375: Paid Family and Medical Leave Program

A hearing has been scheduled on 2/16 for House Bill 375, legislation that would establish a Family & Medical Leave Insurance (FAMLI) Program to be administered under the supervision of the Department of Labor’s Unemployment Insurance (UI) Division. The Maryland Chamber is very concerned that the implementation of this legislation will result in additional costs and administrative burden to employers, especially small businesses and non-profits, at a time when they can least afford it.

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Ignatian Family Advocacy Month: We’re Going to the Capitol!

Ignatian Family Advocacy Month: We’re Going to the Capitol!

As people of faith committed to justice, we are called to be educated on issues, especially those that impact the most vulnerable in our society, and to then engage in civic life and advocate for just policies. Join us for Ignatian Family Advocacy Month where we will come together to advocate for more humane immigration and environmental policies.

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42nd Archdiocesan Social Ministry Convocation

42nd Archdiocesan Social Ministry Convocation

The 42nd Archdiocesan Social Ministry Convocation will take place virtually on Saturday, February 27th, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  This year's theme is PERSISTENCE in the March towards Justice.  The keynote address will be given by Ashley Morris, Associate Director of...

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Help Pass The Trust Act!

Help Pass The Trust Act!

There are a few legislators that we are focusing on since their decisions directly affect the progression of the bill. Please reach out to them even if you are not their constituent and please reach out to your specific representatives even if they are not ‘focused’ on. With the focus appropriately on COVID, we are asking our legislature to not sideline this important immigrant based bill and have it languish and fall between the cracks this session.

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