• Folks in Baltimore want to be safer.
    And then two weeks ago, my husband was assaulted and robbed as he walked down a busy street at 9:30 am.
  • Our fallen heroes defended the journey
    To honor the military personnel who have died in their performance of military duties, our campaign commits to care for their brethren who remain and may still be in distress.
  • For Black history and Women’s history…
    My mom is amazing. For Women’s History Month and in celebration of Black History all year, I celebrate my mom, China Long.  Her drive and resilience have most inspired my commitment to public service and my current run for Delegate to the Maryland Legislature.   My mom is one of eight …
  • We love residents!
    We love hitting the streets talking to residents—and feeding treats to cute little doggies! We are listening to you—and turning your ideas and concerns into our action agenda. Just take a look…and then check out what you’ve told us on our Issues page.
  • A new Baltimore
    I pray that you are blessed beyond measure in the new year. And I pray that you’ll have hope, that becomes faith, that becomes inspired action for the dreams you hold most dear in 2021. The challenges of 2020 have made me even more grateful for my family, all of …
  • A step forward…
    Happy Inauguration Day! Baltimore City’s new leadership was sworn into office today.  I’m more hopeful than ever that the city will move forward—and that Maryland will move forward. Last week, we took a step in the right direction on crime. With $600,000 in initial funding, Baltimore City re-committed to Group Violence Reduction …
  • Here’s to Women!
    Happy Thanksgiving! This November we continue reaching out to voters, very safely of course, and sharing our message more broadly.   Last Wednesday (Nov. 18), I was a panelist for a Johns Hopkins lecture called, “ Living for the City, Women’s Health in 21st Century Baltimore” . In case you missed it, together we must: …
  • What a week, Friend!
    Election week has taught us that every race matters.  And every vote matters.  Here’s the great news—I’m running for Delegate to the Maryland legislature.  And my  campaign website is now LIVE !  This is my first newsletter to keep you up to speed on the latest and greatest on the campaign trail. As …
  • Have a Spooky Halloween!
    We had a terrific afternoon at Eutaw Marshburn Elementary School distributing Halloween treats to the kids! Much thanks to Promise Heights and my own church, Brown Memorial Presbyterian, who arrived on point with a beautiful display of goodies, healthy cookbooks and resources for parents, and a balloon artist! I hope …
  • Wow! Baltimore Sun Says One of 25 Women to Watch
    I am so humbled to be named one of the Baltimore Sun’s 25 Women to Watch! There are so many residents, partners, mentors, and cheerleaders without whom this honor would not be possible. I thank you. This work we are doing is so hard and can feel impossible on many …
  • I hear you
    Over the last three months I have been listening at dozens of community meetings. I’ve been listening at your doorsteps. And I’ve been listening in our telephone conversations and zoom chats. We want better schools, better health care, more activities for children and youth, and more amenities in our neighborhoods. …