Health Care

UMMS Board Chair, Two Members Resign

The chair of the University of Maryland Medical System board resigned Tuesday as an additional contract with a board member was disclosed publicly.Stephen Burch,...

Advocates for Rx Affordability Attempt to Nudge Hogan With Poll

A poll released Tuesday found that Maryland residents strongly support a measure approved by the General Assembly this session designed to rein in the...

To Stop Violence, Bill Would Fund Victims’ Services

When a patient arrives at R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore with a violent injury, there’s a decent chance they’ve been the...

Opinion: Glassman Calls on Hogan to Sign Prescription Drug Affordability Bill

Prescription drug costs are skyrocketing across the United States. Take insulin, for example. The cost of this life-saving drug nearly tripled between 2002 and...

174 Bills Signed Into Law, Including Stacey’s Law and Others to Honor Marylanders

Mike Seaton clutched a photo of his daughter, Stacey Lynne, as he walked through the State House on Tuesday morning.It was taken in the...

Raskin Recalls Battle With Cancer in Plea for Medicare for All

Maryland Democratic Rep. Jamie Raskin delivered an impassioned plea for Medicare for All legislation on Tuesday, recalling his battle with colon cancer nearly a...

Exclusive: Poll Shows a State Divided

Maryland voters have widely divergent opinions on the direction of the jurisdiction where they live – and those opinions are based to a large...

Planned Parenthood Chief: This Is the Fight of Our Lives

With more than a dozen legal challenges to abortion laws winding their way through federal appellate courts and a Supreme Court that seems poised...

Here Are Eight Bills That Hogan Could Veto

Now that the General Assembly’s annual 90-day session is over, Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr.’s legislative shop kicks into overdrive — deciding which of...

In Final Hours, Lawmakers Pass Prescription Drug, UMMS Reform, Clean Energy Bills

In a session marked by ailing leaders and an ambitious agenda propelled by a younger, more progressive class of Democratic lawmakers, the 439th General...