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Senator Bobby Zirkin: Schuh medical marijuana proposal would divide Maryland

Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh’s position on medical cannabis is both disappointing and baffling. And it cannot be permitted to stand. Under Mr. Schuh’s proposal, medical cannabis facilities, essentially the pharmacies to distribute medication to suffering patients, and all matters of manufacturing and distribution of this medication, would be made illegal in Anne Arundel […]

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John Astle: Maryland Hall cut pointless blow at city

I’ve┬áhad the great privilege of representing the city of Annapolis for 33 years. During that time, I’ve had the opportunity to work with six governors and with colleagues from both political parties to find common ground on a number of issues. However, when Gov. Larry Hogan vetoed $2 million worth of capital projects for Maryland […]

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Senator Nathan-Pulliam: State ‘smog regulations’ ensure bad air quality

By Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, Dana M. Stein, Laurel Peltier Even though we’ve been enjoying spring’s warmer breezes, the truth is that regardless of your Baltimore city or county ZIP code, we are all breathing contaminated air. This isn’t just Baltimore’s problem. Who knew that 85 percent of Marylanders breathe air that’s never met the Environmental Protection […]

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