- January 4, 2022
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Goucher College and the Greater Baltimore Committee present a monthly speaker series featuring top government officials and political leaders in state and federal government, as well as business executives.
Each event includes a meet-and-greet, coffee and pastries, photo opportunities and a moderated Q&A. Mileah Kromer, associate professor of political science and the director of the Sarah T. Hughes Center for Politics at Goucher College, and Donald C. Fry, President and CEO of the Greater Baltimore Committee, will moderate the series.
8:00 a.m. – Program Begins
9:00 a.m. – Program Ends
Featured Guest: Senator Bill Ferguson
Senator Bill Ferguson was elected to the Maryland State Senate in 2010 and has served as the Senate President since January 8, 2020.
He first served on the Education, Health and Environmental Affairs Committee before moving to the Budget and Taxation Committee, where he became Vice-Chair of the committee and Chair of the Education, Business, and Administration Subcommittee.
In 2020, his colleagues unanimously elected him to serve as President of the Maryland Senate, making him the second youngest Senate President in Maryland history.
Sen. Ferguson represents Maryland’s 46th Legislative District, which is entirely located within Baltimore City.
Come hear Senator Ferguson discuss the major issues shaping up for the 2022 Maryland General Assembly session, which commences January 12, including congressional and legislative redistricting, legalization of recreational marijuana, sports betting licenses, transportation funding and more.
Get your pressing questions answered about what’s most on your mind about the upcoming session, state policies and the outlook for Maryland in 2022.
When: January 4, 2022; 8-9 a.m.
Cost: Free for GBC Members. Registration is required.
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