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Health Panel Votes For State Plan As Benchmark

A Maryland panel working on implementing federal health care reform has chosen the state employee health plan as a benchmark for other plans sold in the small group and individual markets for two years, starting in 2014.

09/27/2012

Health Reform: No-Cost Contraception Starts Today

Today ushers in a new provision of the health reform law that makes additional preventive health services available.

08/02/2012

Jack Abramoff Takes Part In Discussion On Money And Politics

Jack Abramoff Gets Radio Show With Clear Channel

Disgraced Washington lobbyist Jack Abramoff has a new talk radio show to offer advice on reforming politics.

07/11/2012

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D.C. Mayor Proposes Taxicab Reform

Washington’s mayor wants taxicabs in the nation’s capital to accept credit cards, to be equipped with satellite navigation systems and to all be painted the same color.

12/20/2011

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Brown To Speak On Health Care Reform

Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown will talk about health care reform implementation at a fall seminar series at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

09/15/2011

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Study: Arts Integration A Key To School Reform

A study by the President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities says arts education is an effective tool for school reform, even as arts education funding has declined.

05/06/2011

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Md. House Panel Will Examine Pension Proposals

A group of House lawmakers are looking over proposals to reform Maryland’s pension system.

03/17/2011

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GOP Says Maryland Moving Too Fast On Health Reform

Maryland Republicans say Gov. Martin O’Malley’s administration is moving too quickly to implement federal health care reform being reviewed by the courts.

02/17/2011

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O’Malley Backs Campaign Finance Reform Measure

Gov. Martin O’Malley is supporting a bill that would close a campaign finance loophole.

02/15/2011

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Md. Council On Health Care Reform Submits Report

A Maryland panel has issued its final report with 16 recommendations on how to implement federal health care reform in the state.

01/10/2011

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Md. Health Secretary Urges Action On Health Care

A Maryland health care reform panel is scheduled to weigh suggestions from the public and staffers about how to implement the new federal health care reform law in the state.

12/17/2010

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Woman Aims To Ease Transition For Prisoners

Barbara Allen left her job in a Frederick church about five years ago and went to work in a Washington County prison. Helping inmates prepare to re-enter society as a volunteer activities coordinator has led the Frederick resident to tackle new goals of her own.

12/13/2010

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