Baltimore Police Commissioner Harrison on addressing calls for police reform

Baltimore Police Commissioner Michael Harrison
"Many of the suggestions that we made came from Baltimore's consent decree," said Commissioner Harrison. "We have the most progressive and comprehensive and expansive consent decree in all of America."
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Maryland Matters: GBC Promotes Diversity at Annual Meeting

Don Fry 66th Annual Meeting
GBC President & CEO Donald C. Fry said that when local business leaders formed the organization 66 years ago, their mantra was "problem-solving, solutions and results."
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Baltimore Sun: Baltimore business leaders call for greater push against racial, social injustice

Calvin Butler, 66th Annual Meeting
The GBC and many of its business members have taken steps in the past year to begin to close inequity gaps and engage more segments of the city and region, Calvin Butler said.
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Speakers at GBC’s 66th Annual Meeting to focus on Racial Equity and Social Justice

Thomas Friedman
Keynote Speaker Thomas L. Friedman, foreign affairs columnist for the New York Times, will focus his keynote speech on the importance of the racial equity and social justice movement.
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Professor Gibson, Speaker Jones discuss legislative efforts to address racial equity, social justice

Larry Gibson and Adrienne Jones
Topics discussed included the role African Americans have played in government and legislative efforts to address racial equity and social justice.
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WBAL NewsRadio: Previewing Maryland General Assembly 2021 Session amid COVID-19 pandemic [Audio]

Maryland State House
Don Fry, President & CEO of the Greater Baltimore Committee, talks about the COVID-19 recovery bill and other issues facing the legislature. Listen here.
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Baltimore Sun: Incoming Greater Baltimore Committee chair Calvin Butler will work to improve inclusion

Calvin Butler Annual Meeting
The organization will take immediate steps including reviewing bylaws, policies and procedures to ensure they are inclusive.
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Maryland Reporter: New GBC Board Chair emphasizes the need for racial equity and unity

Calvin Butler Annual Meeting
Don Fry: "Those unconscionable acts have forced us to examine our workplaces, government, and institutions, and to demand that we take action end systemic racism and social injustice."
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