Can’t Miss at #MACoCon: 2022 General Assembly Forecast

The 2022 legislative session is right around the corner, and the General Assembly faces several major fiscal and policy issues in the year ahead.

At the 2022 MACo Winter Conference, Dr. Mileah Kromer will break down the latest Goucher College Poll — which measures the opinions of Maryland residents and voters on many of the critical policy, social, and economic issues legislators will be tackling in 2022 — and explain how public opinion can be instrumental in influencing policy. In addition, the MACo policy team will preview the 2022 legislative session, with a focus on issues top of mind for county governments.

2022 General Assembly Forecast

What’s in store for the 2022 legislative session? From fiscal outlooks to pending policy changes, this is your sneak-peak at what’s next in Annapolis. Attendees will gain key insight into need-to-know issues and more. 


  • Mileah Kromer, Director, Sarah T. Hughes Center for Politics, Goucher College
  • MACo Policy Team

Moderator: The Honorable Laura Price, Council Member, Talbot County

Date/Time: Friday, December 10, 2021; 9:45 am – 11:00 am

The Goucher College Poll measures the opinions of Maryland residents and voters on important policy, social, and economic issues.

As director of the Sarah T. Hughes Field Politics Center, Dr. Mileah Kromer oversees every aspect of the Goucher Poll, including survey instrument construction, sampling, data analysis, and the development of appropriate survey methodologies. In addition, she is responsible for interviewer training and lab supervision.

In addition to her duties as director, Dr. Kromer teaches courses on American politics and research methods. Her scholarly interests include public opinion and state politics. Her work has appeared in Survey PracticeSocial Science QuarterlyThe Social Science JournalThe Journal of Legislative Studies, and the Journal of Political Science Education. She is a frequent commentator on Maryland politics.

The 2021 MACo Winter Conference, “Time to Reboot: Tomorrow’s Tech Today,” will be held on December 8-10, 2021, at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Hotel in Cambridge, Maryland.

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