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Ethics 02.2.2024

Federal officials charge member of Md. Bd. of Elections with Jan. 6 crimes

Ethics 02.2.2024

Md. Bd. of Elections member resigns after being charged with Jan. 6 crimes

“It is sickening to think that Ayala was making decisions about our elections after allegedly participating in the attempted insurrection,” said Morgan Drayton, policy and engagement manager at Common Cause Maryland.

Julian Jones withdraws amendments that would weaken the county inspector genera

The Baltimore County Council unanimously passes two bills to solidify the powers of the inspector general after Jones backs off

‘Sustained, egregious, and damaging to your reputation’: Baltimore County officials, residents criticize council chair for inspector general amendments

Executive director Joanne Antoine speaks out against recent efforts to curtail the investigative powers of the Inspector General.

Voting & Elections 12.5.2023

Editorial: Finding a better way to fill Maryland’s state legislative vacancies

The Baltimore Sun's editorial staff writes in support of Common Cause Maryland's calls to reform the General Assembly's process for filling legislative vacancies.

Voting & Elections 12.4.2023

The Dirty Tricks the GOP Is Using to Keep Abortion Off the Ballot in 2024

The Rolling Stone talks with Common Cause Maryland about statewide efforts to enshrine the right to abortion.

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