• Craig Beyler

Family Leave Bill Receives Great Press

There is great momentum behind the bill and its very popular among Marylanders. Be sure to reach out to your Senator and Delegate(s) to show your support. thx! Check out your favorite newsite below.

Yesterday the House Economic Matters Committee heard testimony on HB 839 (Time to Care Act). The hearing received coverage in both the Baltimore and DC media markets:

Family Medical Leave Insurance Legislation Gets First Airing of Session

Maryland Matters


Lawmakers Discuss Maryland Family Leave Bill (see attached billboard photo promoting the story!)



Hearing Set for Maryland Bill to Provide Family Leave

WBAL Radio


Maryland House to Review Family Leave Bill that Would Give 12 Weeks Off to Nee Parents



The Associated Press coverage in AM created buzz before the hearing. It was featured on WTOP, WJZ, NBC4, the Washington Post, Washington Times, Herald Mail, US News and World Report and dozens of other outlets around the country.

Maryland Measure Would Create Family Leave Insurance Pool

Associated Press


4 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Upcoming Hearings – Week of February 15, 2021

Click Here for the UULM-MD Weekly Digest Tuesday, February 16 House Economic Matters Committee – 1:30 p.m. HB 375 - Delegate Valderrama - Labor and Employment - Family and Medical Leave Insurance Prog

Upcoming Hearings – Week of January 25, 2021

UULM-MD priority bills are in blue Tuesday, January 26 Senate Budget and Taxation Committee -1:00 p.m. SB 198 - Senator Kramer - Income Tax - Credit for Energy Efficiency Upgrades - Passive Houses Sen

Economic Dignity

When policymakers come to see “the economy” as distinct from what matters most to human fulfillment and dignity in people’s economic lives, there’s a problem. Gene Sperling, in Economic Dignity (2020)

The effectiveness of UULM-MD’s statewide advocacy work is impossible without the involvement of UUs and other Marylanders.

Email: info@uulmmd.org

Phone: 410-266-8044

Donations are Tax-Deductible 

For more information on all UU groups working for social justice, the UUSC provides the following link showing the UU Social Justice Universe.

Unitarian Universalist Legislative Ministry of Maryland c/o Unitarian Universalist Church of Annapolis, UULM-MD Copyright ©2019. All Rights Reserved.
333 Dubois Road, Annapolis, MD 21401 | 410-266-8044  |  info@uulmmd.org