Honored to be awarded Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland’s House Legislator of the Year.

Honored to be awarded Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland’s House Legislator of the Year.

Dear Friend,

I am honored and excited to announce that The Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland has awarded me this year’s House Legislator of the Year.

They wrote: “…you play a pivotal role in improving the access to opportunities and quality of life of our Black citizens across the state. Over the years…you have been on the frontlines fighting to ensure that the best interest of all citizens are preserved when deciding on matters of business, utilities, and economic development.” The full letter can be found below.

It …

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Fighting For Family Economic Security

For Immediate Release
January 27, 2016

Contact: Jessica Semachko
Phone: 443.980.9148

Maryland House Economic Matters Chairman pushes for Women’s Economic Security Agenda
Proposals will expand economic opportunity for women and families

Annapolis, MD – Delegate Dereck Davis joined colleagues and advocates at a press conference announcing a new push for statewide legislative reforms aimed at tackling financial hardships and breaking down barriers to economic opportunity for Maryland’s working families. The proposal includes legislation tackling Earned Sick Leave, Pay Equity and Family Leave Insurance.

As Chairman of the Economic Matters …

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Fired Up, Ready To Go!

Join Delegate Dereck Davis, your neighbors, and friends in celebrating the opening of our new campaign headquarters this coming Saturday, January 30th.

The doors of 1101 Mercantile Ln, Suite 220-B will open in Largo, MD, at 11AM.

Dereck has spent the last 22 years working hard to deliver for Maryland’s working families, small businesses and seniors. As Chairman of the the House Economic Matters Committee, Dereck led efforts that have spurred job creation, made sure the economy worked for all of us and …

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10 Tips for Surviving Winter Storm Jonas

10 Tips for Surviving Winter Storm Jonas

Part of what makes climate change so dangerous and difficult to understand is because it’s unpredictable.  Even though it was 70 degrees on Christmas Eve, Old Man Winter is now back with a vengeance.  So if you were caught off guard, here are a few ideas to help you and yours stay safe, warm, and sane during the storm:

BEFORE

Pack an emergency kit
Develop a family communications plan  (outlining how you will get in touch with your loved ones, how you will get back together, etc.), identify/save an ‘In …

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Back to Work with the Clean Jobs Act

Back to Work with the Clean Jobs Act

With the 2016 session of the Maryland General Assembly now upon us, Delegate Dereck Davis, candidate in the race to represent the 4th Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives, is back at work in our state capital — leading the way in ensuring that the interests of Maryland’s working families and small business are put first. As chair of the House Economic Matters Committee, Davis promises that 2016 will be one of the most impactful sessions yet.

On hand are plans to tackle …

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