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Danielle J. Brown


Danielle J. Brown is a new Maryland resident covering health care and equity for Maryland Matters. Previously, she covered state education policy for three years at the Florida Phoenix, along with other topics such as abortion access and LGBTQ+ issues. Born and raised in Tallahassee, Florida, she is a 2018 graduate of Florida State University, where she served as an editorial intern for International Program’s annual magazine. She has also contributed stories to Rowland Publishing and reviewed community theater productions for the Tallahassee Democrat.

While more Northern cities are experiencing the brunt of the smoke and suffering from reduced air quality due to the wildfires in Canada, Maryland is catching a far amount of smokey air.

Moore signed the executive order during a LGBTQIA+ reception Monday evening, following his recent proclamation recognizing June as Pride Month in Maryland.

“And so for the Congress to say ‘hey, we want people to go back to work,’ doesn’t recognize the economic situation we’re in,” Wilson said

‘We, as a state, need to do everything that we can do to give people from the LGBTQ community access to health care – period,’ Del. Ashanti Martinez says. 

States such as Maryland are seen as “access points” due to more lenient abortion laws.


“Anytime contraband is introduced into one of our facilities, it places our staff and the incarcerated in danger,” Secretary Carolyn Scruggs added.

“This right here means so much because instead of visiting her at the cemetery, I can now come to this wonderful tree…letting me feel that she’s still here,” she said.

Maryland’s Prescription Drug Affordability Board will issue revised proposed regulations meant to guide the panel’s work on making some medications more affordable, following criticisms…

Directs departments to submit data for audit and to integrate initiative into their missions.

The Biden administration will distribute more than $2.5 million to four Maryland universities to train and hire new mental health service personnel in an…