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Welcome to the Calvert County Republican Central Committee (CCRCC) website.  Check out the opportunities to participate in local Republican Clubs, upcoming events, and to learn of Republican legislative news.  We hope you will visit us often and join in our activities.  Please be sure to join us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter. For information on the Calvert County Republican Party, please email calvertgop.hq@calvertgop.org.

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Calvert County Republican Central Committee Meeting

November 14th, 7:00 pm

Organizational Mtg & Swearing In

Calvert County Republican Party Headquarters
424 Solomons Island Road
Prince Frederick, MD 20678

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Legislative Wrap Up

Read the General Assembly Wrap Up Report by Ella Ennis. We have some victories, bad legislation that failed but could come back next session and some missed opportunites. We also see that victories are sometimes more about stopping bad bills than passing favorable ones. Get the scoop!

Hogan Signs Amended Executive Order for Commission for Suicide Prevention

Press Release, Oct. 11

Highlights Importance of Mental Illness Awareness Week, Efforts to Ensure Marylanders Have Access to Mental Health Services

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Larry Hogan today issued Executive Order 01.01.2018.26, which modernizes the Governor’s Commission for Suicide Prevention. The updated executive order is in response to rising national and state suicide rates and follows a request from the commission that was supported by the Maryland Department of Health.

“Every day, thousands of Marylanders struggle with mental health challenges, and we must do everything we can to support them,” said Governor Hogan. “Widespread outreach and public education efforts are integral to combating the all-too-frequent tragedy of suicide and decreasing the stigma surrounding it. If you or anyone you know is struggling, I encourage you to please take the first step and reach out for help.”

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Governor Hogan Holds First-Ever Governor's Coding Challenge

Press Release, Oct. 7

Partnership With Girls Who Code Aims to Attract Women to STEM Fields, Boost Computer Science Workforce Development

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Larry Hogan yesterday hosted the first-ever Governor’s Coding Challenge at Bowie State University in Bowie, Md. The event was held in partnership with Girls Who Code, a national nonprofit organization working to close the gender gap in technology fields. The governor was joined by Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker, Bowie State University President Dr. Aminta Breaux, and Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation Secretary Kelly M. Schulz. Lt. Governor Boyd Rutherford served as a judge for the final coding challenge, along with Secretary Schulz and Corinne Roller, Director of Advocacy and Public Policy at Girls Who Code.

Over 100 middle- and high school-aged girls interested in coding and technology participated in the event, assisted by Bowie State student mentors and staff members from the governor’s office and Maryland state agencies. Event sponsors included Applied Information Technology, Inc., CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield, Catalyte, Creatrix, Cyber Security Association of Maryland, Inc., Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation, InfoTek, Maryland Apprenticeship 2.0, Maryland Governor’s Workforce Development Board, Ocean Riders Engineering, NetVision Consultants, and Resolute Technologies.

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Maryland Offers Support to Small Businesses Providing Paid Sick Leave

Press Release, Sept. 17

Businesses With 14 or Fewer Employees that Provide Paid Sick Leave Eligible for Small Business Relief Tax Credit

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Small businesses in Maryland that provide paid sick and safe leave to their employees will soon be able to apply for a refundable tax credit administered by the Maryland Department of Commerce. The Small Business Relief Tax Credit offers businesses that meet certain criteria a state income tax credit of up to $500 per employee and $7,000 per small business for every year in which they qualify.

“Small businesses are the backbone of our economy and play a critical role in creating jobs, growing our economy, and strengthening our communities,” said Governor Larry Hogan. “Our administration remains committed to working in partnership with our business community, and this tax credit is one of many steps we are taking to ensure that Maryland remains open for business.”

The tax credit program was proposed and enacted by Governor Hogan to help businesses comply with the Maryland Healthy Working Families Act, which was passed by the Maryland General Assembly in early 2018 and requires businesses with 14 or fewer employees to provide unpaid sick and safe leave.

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Hogan Admin. Announces $12 Million in Highway Safety Grants

Press Release, Sept. 17

State Pursuing Aggressive Plan to Reduce Roadway Fatalities and Injuries

ANNAPOLIS, MD – As part of ongoing efforts to prevent traffic crashes and save lives on Maryland roads, Governor Larry Hogan today announced that $12 million in federal highway safety funds will be granted to approximately 90 agencies and organizations across the state with the goal of reducing crashes and related injuries and deaths.

“The safety of our citizens and visitors is a responsibility we take extremely seriously, and our administration will continue to make investments to make our roadways safer,” said Governor Hogan. “This funding continues our commitment to address traffic safety challenges and get unsafe, impaired, and distracted drivers off the road.”

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Note: Calvert County Sheriff's Office receiving $25,000 for highway safety programs. The Calvert Alliance Against Substance Abuse will receive $5,000.

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