Day 3: Know your representatives!

Posted on Jan 13, 2017 in Maryland Advocacy, National Advocacy

Can you rattle off your state representatives without prompting? Do you know your legislative district? What about your Congressional reps? You should! If you don’t, find them here. Write down all the names on a card and carry it in your wallet until you’re sure they are committed to memory.  Do you know what area your legislative district encompasses? Your representative may have to consider issues in 3-4 different counties, not...

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Day 2: Attend a rally or policy-related meeting!

Posted on Jan 12, 2017 in Maryland Advocacy, National Advocacy

Attend a rally or policy-related meeting. Check our Facebook page for regular updates. Here’s a few: Sunday, January 15 from 2-3:30 “Maryland Rally to Save Healthcare”–Hosted by Senator Chris Van Hollen Tuesday, January 17 from 7-10PM “Protecting the Affordable Care Act: What Marylanders Stand to Lose Under Repeal”–Hosted by Senator Ben Cardin Monday, January 23 from 7-9PM “Rally for Earned Sick...

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Nine Days of Happiness Challenge

Posted on Jan 11, 2017 in Global Advocacy, Maryland Advocacy, National Advocacy

“Our democracy needs you.” –POTUS on January 10, 2017 MdPHA is counting down Nine Days of Happiness to help kick start or advance your goal of more involvement in our democratic process. It is on all of us to make this thing work, but it can be overwhelming. You have to start somewhere, so join MdPHA in making a difference! DAY 1 1a. This part is easy. Download and review MdPHA’s legislative priorities. Pick one that speaks to...

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Health Care, Public Health, and Environmental Health Celebration in Annapolis!

Posted on Jan 28, 2016 in Current Events, Maryland Advocacy

RESCHEDULED! Please join us on Monday, February 29, 2016 in Annapolis for our Health Night Celebration! Location (new): Maryland State Education Association, 140 Main St., Annapolis, MD, 21401 Time: 6-8PM RSVP: (If you RSVP’d previously, you are still on the list. No need to RSVP again unless you are unable to make it to the rescheduled date)

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Health Care, Public Health, and Environmental Health Celebration in Annapolis

Posted on Dec 4, 2015 in Current Events, Maryland Advocacy

EVENT POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER CONDITIONS! PLEASE STAY TUNED FOR RESCHEDULED DATE!! On January 26th, 2016, the Maryland Public Health Association (, the Maryland Environmental Health Network (, and the Maryland Health Care for All Coalition ( invite you 
to join our annual discussion with Maryland legislators about public health and 
 environmental health issues. From 5-7PM in the Miller Senate Office...

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