Author: Erek Barron

National Nurses United, the nation's largest union of registered nurses, today applauded the introduction this week of Medicare-for-all, single-payer health care legislation in the Maryland General Assembly. The Healthy Maryland Act of 2018 was introduced Monday by Sen. Paul Pinsky in the Senate, where the bill, SB 1002,...

By: Bruce DePuyt, Maryland Matters Advocates for children told a House panel Thursday that teachers, medical professionals and others who fail to report child abuse must face tougher sanctions than current law allows. Backers of HB500 told the House Judiciary Committee that Maryland is one of only two states that...

One of several measures I’m fighting for this legislative session is a bill that requires an applicant to make disclosures and meet certain standards before being allowed to obtain a life insurance policy on a juvenile. Unfortunately, children are now being targeted for their insurance...

Here is some important information regarding upcoming meeting dates as well as highlights of a few laws that have recently taken effect.  Education Funding — The Commission on Innovation and Excellence in Education (“The KIRWAN COMMISSION”) – is studying the recommendations of consultants for revising the...