Two bills (SB358 and HB517) have been introduced in the Maryland General Assembly to require presidential and vice presidential candidates to file five years of federal tax returns before their names can appear on the ballot in Maryland. A hearing will be held on Feb. 23, 2017 on HB517 at 1pm in the House Ways and Means Committee.
WHAT CAN YOU DO?
1. Call and/or write your representatives and ask them to vote YES on these bills. If they haven’t taken a position, call back until you get an answer. Find your representatives at http://www.mdelect.net
2. Attend the hearing on HB517 on Feb. 23 at 12:30pm before the House Ways and Means Committee at House Office Building, 6 Bladen Street, Annapolis. At the hearing you can 1) testify, 2) submit written testimony, 3) when asked, stand up to show your support, or 4) all of the above.
3. Send this email or talk about it on Facebook with your friends throughout Maryland.
4. INDICATE YOUR SUPPORT BY SIGNING AND SHARING THE PETITION here.