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Report | Maryland PIRG Foundation

COMING SOON: A new report by Maryland PIRG Foundation analyzes fundraising data for Maryland gubernatorial candidates in the 2010, 2014, and 2018 gubernatorial elections. 

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Below, please find our testimony in opposition to SB265, Governor Hogan's so-called "Clean and Rewewable Energy Standard." Unfortunately, the Governor's plan relies on dirty, dangerous, and expensive energy sources incuding gas and nuclear.

News Release | U.S. PIRG

Congress must hold companies accountable for failing to protect condumers' confidential information.

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It’s common-sense: If something you own breaks, you should be able to fix it. But manufacturers don’t see it that way. Instead, they use a set of tactics to block independent repair because they want consumers to have to come to them to do repairs. Right to Repair made considerable progress in 2019, and just a little over a month into 2020, we’re seeing continued momentum. 

News Release | Maryland PIRG

College students, university faculty and staff, and good governance organizations joined House Majority Leader Eric Luedtke and Sen. Clarence Lam in support of the Student Voter Empowerment Act (HB245/SB647), which aims to increase student voter participation and civic engagement.

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