Senators weigh name change for Md.’s top courts

ANNAPOLIS – “Justice” might finally come to Maryland. A proposed state constitutional amendment now before the General Assembly would change the name of Maryland’s top judicial tribunal from the Court of Appeals to the Supreme Court of Maryland and the title of its jurists from judge to justice, with the chief judge becoming the chief …

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House aiming to mandate funding for Maryland HBCUs

ANNAPOLIS — Amid settlement talks between Gov. Larry Hogan and advocates for Maryland’s four historically black institutions, the House of Delegates is scheduled to hold a hearing Friday on legislation that would require the governor to appropriate more than $16 million in the state budget for each university, starting in 2021. The hearing comes less …

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Analysis: Cohen hearing stokes talk of impeachment

WASHINGTON — Michael Cohen’s testimony is just the beginning of what Democrats in Congress see as long days ahead providing checks and balances on the Oval Office. As hearings and investigations unfold, Democrats, particularly those running for the White House, may be speeding toward a moment when they have no choice but to consider the …

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Emily Shelley, Danielle Moore and Nicole Bandy | Crosby Marketing Communications

Emily Shelley and Danielle Moore have been promoted to senior integration manager and Nicole Bandy to senior digital program manager with Crosby Marketing Communications. As senior integration manager, Shelley manages integrated campaigns for clients, including the Veterans Health Administration and the Military OneSource program, the Department of Defense’s flagship digital services platform that supports service …

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Lawmakers weigh health insurance mandate for Md.

A health insurance mandate aimed at drawing more people into Maryland’s insurance market could help reduce premiums and make insurance more affordable, supporters said Thursday. Legislation to create a penalty for people who do not have health insurance was heard Thursday by the House Health and Government Operations Committee. “What this bill here is trying …

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Leana Wen: Don’t censor our doctors

  The Trump-Pence administration just made an unprecedented move to implement an unethical “gag” rule, prohibiting doctors and nurses from providing millions of patients with full information about their health care options. This is a serious threat to the deep trust between health care providers and our patients, and an attack on access to health …

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This is no little plan

“Make no little plans. They have no magic to stir men’s blood and probably themselves will not be realized.  Make big plans; aim high in hope and work …” Those are the words of Daniel Burnham, the architect and city planner best known for planning the World’s Columbian Exposition held in Chicago in 1893 and …

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