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A Look At Bills Approved By The General Assembly

Here’s a look at some measures already approved by the Maryland General Assembly, which adjourns at midnight Monday.



Stelara OK’d For Psoriatic Arthritis

Of the 7.5 million people with psoriasis, about 10 percent to 30 percent get psoriatic arthritis.


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Board Of Regents Approves Maryland’s Move To Big Ten

A historic change for the University of Maryland will have a broad impact on athletics and academics. In a surprising move, Maryland joins the Big Ten, leaving decades of tradition in the ACC behind.


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Md. Alcohol Tax Increase Approved

Maryland’s sales tax on alcohol will jump 50 percent in July, the state will have a new venture capital fund to help jump-start businesses and illegal immigrants will be eligible for in-state tuition under legislation approved by the Maryland General Assembly on Monday night.


Baltimore teachers approved a groundbreaking contract that ties their performance to their pay.

New Contract Approved By Baltimore City Teachers

A new contract approved by Baltimore city teachers puts city schools ahead of the curve.