Health Care

‘I Win. I Got the Most Toilet Paper.’ Is Hoarding a Problem of Messaging,...

This story was reported by Marjie Lundstrom, Eli Wolfe and Myron Levin, and written by LundstromAmericans are being told to limit public interactions during...

Coronavirus Complicates Census Count

In the same week that Maryland Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) ordered bars, restaurants, movie theaters and gyms to be shut in response...

U.S. Must Do ‘Much, Much More’ to Help Small Businesses, Senators Say

The federal government must move urgently to help small businesses survive the sharp downturn in economic activity caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, Maryland’s U.S....

Hogan Outlines More Restrictions as Md. Sees First COVID-19 Death and Child Diagnosis

As the state sees its first COVID-19-related death, Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) announced further restrictions on Marylanders Thursday in the face of...

Legislature’s COVID-19 Workgroup Set to Ramp Up Quickly

Maryland lawmakers left the State House briskly after adjourning Sine Die under the most trying circumstances Wednesday.But their work isn't entirely done.The legislature's presiding...

Prisoners’ Advocates Ask Hogan to do More to Protect Inmates and Jailers

Last week Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) issued a temporary moratorium on prison visits in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. Prisoners’ rights advocates...

Hogan Wants to Offer COVID-19 Tests at VEIP Stations, Suspends Emissions Testing

Maryland will not create drive-through COVID-19 testing centers until labs have the capacity to process the samples, Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) said...

Hogan Delays Primary; Orders All-Mail Special Election for Cummings Seat

Marylanders who live in the 7th congressional district will fill the seat vacated by the death of U.S. Rep. Elijah E. Cummings (D) as...

‘Thinking Ahead, Always’: State Public Health Chief Is an Old Hand at Handling Crises

Soon after taking over the Maryland Department of Health in 2018, Robert R. Neall, the agency secretary, took an old colleague to breakfast at...

Hogan Shutters Md. Restaurants and Main St. in Annapolis Becomes a Ghost Town

On Monday morning, Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) ordered Maryland restaurants, movie theaters, bars and gyms to close.By Monday evening, Main Street in...