News

Alcohol May Come With A New Kind Of High:Taxes

“Alcohol excise tax is a win-win for the state. They provide much needed revenue, and reduce

News

Happy new year…

Happy New Year means Happy New War for Vincent DeMarco, the happy warrior for progressive causes in

News

Maryland preps for health care reform

DeMarco said he only needs 11 more members to sign on to pass the measure, which he calls "good

News

Health care on the Marc Steiner show

Why the Affordable Care Act's individual mandate is an appropriate and integral part of federal

News

Health care group pushing for higher alcohol tax

"We've made a lot of progress in building support for the Lorraine Sheehan dime-a-drink alcohol tax

News

Judge finds part of health care law unconstitutional

A court ruling on the new health care law has drawn strong reaction from lawmakers on both sides of

Take Action

Is your representative on this list?

Check out our list of the 75 leaders in the Maryland General Assembly who have agreed to co-sponsor

News

Calling all leaders!

With your help, we have made great progress in building support for our life-saving Lorraine

News

Bartender, a little more tax in the mix

Our view: If lawmakers really want to reduce alcohol abuse, they need to look beyond one

News

Andy Harris Cares about His Own Health Care, But Not His Constituents’

A Statement by Vincent DeMarco President, Maryland Citizens’ Health Initiative It is

News

Health reform in your hometown

Attend public meetings of the Maryland Health Reform Coordinating Council in your county to let

News

Alcohol tax increase finds ally in Thompson

Maryland's excise taxes amount to less than a penny a drink for beer and less than two cents per

News

Several health care reform provisions begin Thursday

The Baltimore Sun September 22, 2010 By Meredith Cohn When Tamisha Jackson turned 22 and graduated

News

Several health care reform provisions begin Thursday

Vincent DeMarco, president of the advocacy group Maryland Citizens' Health Initiative, plans to

News

Alcohol tax hike gaining support

More than 140 candidates pledge to back increase The Gazette Friday, Sept. 3, 2010 by Jeff Newman |

News

Health care group wins endorsements for liquor tax

The Baltimore Sun September 02, 2010 – 01:27 PM By Meredith Cohn, AUGUST 30, 2010 An effort

News

Early support for alcohol tax hike

THE DAILY RECORD August 30, 2010 By Nick Sohr Health care advocates say they have 146 General

News

Candidates pledge to support alcohol tax

The Baltimore Sun August 18, 2010 – 02:01 PM More than 130 candidates running for Maryland

News

General Assembly candidates back alcohol tax

Baltimore Business Journal August 18, 2010 – 03:04 PM By Emily Mullins Over 130 candidates

Take Action

Alcohol tax hike gaining support

Politicians typically are loath to raise taxes in an election year, but that's not the case when it