[Greater-Baltimore] Very Urgent Action Needed in Annapolis
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Thu Apr 4 20:00:01 UTC 2019
Time is running out! The General Assembly ends on Monday. Our Scooter Bill
SB 805/HB 1243 is stuck in the Senate Finance Committee. You must call or
email the members today or tomorrow, April 5. The email address is: first
name.last name at senate.state.md.us <mailto:name at senate.state.md.us> The
phone number is either 410-841-plus extension or 301-858-plus extension.
The message is: Vote in favor of this bill to protect the safety of blind
pedestrians. Everyone should contact the chairman, Senator Delores Kelley,
ext. 3606. Everyone should contact their own Senator and as many others as
If you live in: Anne Arundel County, contact Pamela Beidle, ext. 3593 and
Edward Reilly, ext. 3568.
Baltimore City, contact Antonio Hayes, ext. 3656
Baltimore County, contact J.B. Jennings, ext. 3706 and Katherine Klausmeier,
Montgomery County, contact Brian Feldman, ext. 3169 and Benjamin Kramer,
PG County, contact Malcolm Augustine, ext. 3745 and Joanne Benson, ext. 3148
Everyone should contact Stephen Hershey, ext. 3639.
We can get this done if everybody makes calls and emails. Thanks for your
Sharon Maneki, Director of Legislation and Advocacy
National Federation of the Blind of Maryland
The National Federation of the Blind of Maryland knows that blindness is not
the characteristic that defines you or your future. Every day we raise the
expectations of blind people, because low expectations create obstacles
between blind people and our dreams. You can live the life you want;
blindness is not what holds you back.
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