Baltimore County Indivisible groups oppose bill to participate in ICE deportation program

Indivisible Towson, Catonsville Indivisible, Indivisible North Baltimore County, and others worked with CASA, ACLU of Maryland, and Together We Will - Baltimore Area to raise opposition to Baltimore County Council Bill 32-17 which would require correctional facilities to participate in the federal program 287(g), enlisting those facilities in ICE deportation efforts. Yesterday they participated in … Continue reading Baltimore County Indivisible groups oppose bill to participate in ICE deportation program

Town Hall with Congressman Sarbanes in Sandy Spring

At a town hall yesterday organized by Indivisible D14 in Sandy Spring, Congressman John Sarbanes (MD-3) answered questions from the audience for almost two hours on issues of transparency, accountability, and resisting Trump the old-fashioned way: through the ballot box. The Congressman emphasized that while there are a number of ethics investigations of President Trump that might … Continue reading Town Hall with Congressman Sarbanes in Sandy Spring

Congressmen Cummings, Sarbanes participate in Medicaid Public Forum

BMore Indivisible sent members to a Medicaid Public Forum organized by Health Care Access Maryland featuring Congressmen Elijah Cummings (MD-7) and John Sarbanes (MD-3) along with Baltimore City Health Commissioner Leana Wen. The event provided a forum for participants to share their stories about the importance of Medicaid and the consequences that Trump's proposed $800b cut … Continue reading Congressmen Cummings, Sarbanes participate in Medicaid Public Forum

Senator Van Hollen answers post-town hall questions from Baltimore Town Hall

Many people who attended the Baltimore Indivisible Town Hall on April 20th didn't have a chance to ask a question during the event or speak with one of the participating members of Congress after the event. BMore Indivisible collected handwritten questions from audience members throughout the event and hand-delivered them to the offices of Senator Van … Continue reading Senator Van Hollen answers post-town hall questions from Baltimore Town Hall

Post-Baltimore Town Hall coverage

Over 600 people attended the Baltimore Indivisible Town Hall and joined Senator Van Hollen and Congressmen Cummings (MD-7), Ruppersberger (MD-2), and Sarbanes (MD-3), in discussing how the Trump administration's actions and Congress affect issues vitally important to Baltimore City. The event was covered by the Baltimore Sun, WJZ-TV, and WYPR. The town hall was hailed by … Continue reading Post-Baltimore Town Hall coverage

Over 600 residents join Van Hollen, Cummings, Ruppersberger, Sarbanes in Baltimore Town Hall

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2TTq3ShKKc8 Senator Chris Van Hollen, Congressman Elijah Cummings (MD-7), Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger (MD-2), and Congressman John Sarbanes (MD-3) addressed a packed house at the Baltimore War Memorial in a town hall organized by Indivisible Baltimore, along with many, many volunteers from the local Indivisible community. The full room — one of the largest town halls in … Continue reading Over 600 residents join Van Hollen, Cummings, Ruppersberger, Sarbanes in Baltimore Town Hall