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With Surge of Cannabis Products, AGs Urge Consumer Protections

Amid a surge in the number of retail outlets offering cannabis products — frequently touting a broad range of health benefits that aren’t always...

As Wen Leaves Planned Parenthood, States Want to Argue Against Baltimore’s Title X Suit

The news came in a straight-forward tweet just after 4 p.m.“I just learned that the @PPFA Board ended my employment at a secret meeting....

Coming Soon to Howard County Government: Healthier Vending Machines

Howard County government is trying to bring more nutrition to nibbling by staff members and guests.The county is seeking bids now for healthy vending...

Amnesty International: Victim Compensation Programs Should be Improved

When someone is killed or injured by gun violence, a lot of healing has to occur. Physical injuries, sure. But psychological and emotional and...

Dems Warn Looming Health Care Ruling Could be ‘Catastrophic’

Democrats in Congress are warning that a looming court decision could upend the Affordable Care Act and leave millions of Americans without health insurance.The...

Summer Hunger: Advocates Push for Changes to Child Nutrition Programs

About four of five Maryland school children who receive free and reduced price lunches during the school year may be going hungry this summer.The...

Estimate: 344,000 Marylanders Would Lose Health Insurance if ACA Repealed

With the Affordable Care Act under renewed attack in a federal appeals court in Texas, the Urban Institute is estimating that overturning the ACA...

Picked by Miller, Baker Promises to Rebuild Trust in UMMS Board

Former Prince George’s County executive Rushern L. Baker III (D) has a new gig.Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr. (D-Calvert) informed senators on...
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Frank DeFilippo: Our Love-Hate Relationship With Socialism

President Trump, testing 2020 campaign themes, likes to taunt Democrats as the “Socialist party” and hopes to make it stick.Newt Gingrich, the nutty professor,...

Md. Dems Split as House Relents, Passes McConnell-Backed Border Aid Bill

A $4.6 billion humanitarian aid package for the southern U.S. border is poised to be enacted after top U.S. House Democrats reluctantly helped pass...