Endorsements, Distinctions and Certifications The People’s Voice Ethics Star’s primary focus is placed on evaluating a candidate’s perceived objectivity to make decisions in the position sought without the appearance of any conflicts of interest. We place emphasis on issues that affect quality of life for all residents. The Maryland Sierra Club’s political program is dedicated to electing clean air, clean water and climate action champions across the state of Maryland. Read more Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America is a grassroots movement of Americans fighting for new and stronger solutions to lax gun laws and loopholes. Public Interest Podcast consists of conversations with politicians, activists, advocates, and others who seek to improve the world. Jim Robey is a former Howard County Executive and majority leader of the Maryland Senate. Represent Maryland volunteers have formed a “Small Money Commission” to certify candidates for public office who are only taking money from Represent Maryland approved small money sources.