Summers are very busy for legislative research, and this summer was no exception. I serve on the State Audit Committee, the State Tourism Development Board, and the House Business Climate Workgroup. This committee work, along with site visits with the Environmental Matters Committee has taken me all over the State in the past few months.
In January of 2013 I had the honor of being appointed to the Business Climate Workgroup by House Speaker Michael Busch along with eleven other House of Delegates Members. As a local business owner myself, I felt this offered me a unique opportunity to contribute to the improvement of the business atmosphere in Maryland.
The workgroup spent the last ten months meeting with business representatives from across the State. We met with representatives of the Peterson Companies at National H... Read More>>