Kramer Seeks Reform in Maryland Alcohol Regulations

Senator Ben Kramer (District 19 – Montgomery) detailed his proposed legislation to reform state alcohol regulations in a Thursday afternoon press conference. Joined by Delegate Warren Miller (District 9A – Howard and Carroll), Chairman Bruce Poole (of the Maryland Task Force to Study State Alcohol Regulation, Enforcement, Safety), and several state public safety advocates, the […]

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Maryland Senate Black History Month Celebration Series: Remembering Senator Gwendolyn Britt (1941-2008)

Few members ever elected to the Maryland Senate came to their positions with as great a history of advocacy as did Senator Gwendolyn T. Britt. A businesswoman, realtor, and human resources professional by trades, Britt served just five short but impactful years in the Maryland Senate (2003-2008).  Although her time in the Senate was brief, […]

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Klausmeier Introduces Prescription Drug Affordability Board Legislation

Faith leaders and healthcare advocates from across Maryland joined Senate President Pro Tempore Katherine Klausmeier (District 8 – Baltimore County) Thursday as she detailed her priority legislation to create a prescription drug affordability panel to monitor costs of medication prices. The legislation (Senate Bill 759) would create a five-person review board with representatives of the […]

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Feldman Introduces Forward-Thinking Health Insurance Down Payment Legislation

Joined by healthcare advocacy organizations as part of the Maryland Citizens Health Initiative, Senate Finance Committee Vice Chairman Brian Feldman (District 15 – Montgomery) shared details Wednesday of legislation he’s sponsored to establish a health insurance down payment plan for Maryland citizens. Entitled the Protect Maryland Health Care Act of 2019, Senate Bill 802 would […]

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