GBC’s 2020 Maryland General Assembly Legislative Session Summary

Every year, prior to the start of the legislative session of the Maryland General Assembly, the GBC releases its Legislative Priorities, which are based on several core policy priority areas. Here is the end of session summary. Continue reading
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Maryland Reporter: All non-essential businesses must close by 5 p.m. on March 23, Hogan orders

Gov. Larry Hogan issued an executive order to close all non-essential businesses in order to control the spread of the coronavirus. Continue reading
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T. Rowe Price to grant $500K towards coronavirus relief efforts

The T. Rowe Price Foundation announced it will grant $500K to global and local organizations working to relieve the widespread impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting gaps in community services.   Continue reading
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BBJ: ‘This session has been stressing me out’: Md.’s General Assembly adjourns with mixed results for businesses

The General Assembly adjourned March 18, bringing to an end a legislative session that saw the passage of a sweeping public education reform bill but also new taxes that will affect businesses across the state. Continue reading
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Bank of America commits $100 million in support of communities around the world impacted by coronavirus pandemic

Bank of America announced on March 17, 2020, that it is committing $100 million to support local communities in need as the world faces unprecedented challenges from the coronavirus. Continue reading
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WYPR: How will coronavirus impact local business?

Across the country and in Maryland, the number of events large and small that have been canceled continues to grow.  And with Gov. Larry Hogan banning large gatherings of people here in Maryland, business owners are wrestling with the prospect that COVID 19 might severely impede both their customers...
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4 ways businesses are encouraged to prepare for the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

As cases of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) are rising across the country, the business community continues to be impacted by the disease. Continue reading
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CCBC President Sandra Kurtinitis receives Chief Executive Leadership Award

Community College of Baltimore County President Sandra Kurtinitis received the Chief Executive Leadership Award for District II from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education. Continue reading
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The Daily Record: Four takeaways from David Wilson’s GBC appearance

Dr. David Wilson, Morgan State University
Morgan State University President David J. Wilson addressed the Greater Baltimore Committee’s Newsmaker Speaker Series on Feb. 19. Continue reading
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