ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — Maryland’s response to the coronavirus is ahead of the curve, according to a recent study.

A new study from WalletHub finds Maryland’s response is the third most aggressive of any state behind only Rhode Island and California.


The study looked at each state’s responses to the pandemic, ranging from school closures to shelter in place rules.

DC came in at No. 22 while Virginia was No. 27.

At the bottom of the list: Tennessee, Nevada and Mississippi.

For the latest information on coronavirus go to the Maryland Health Department’s website or call 211. You can find all of WJZ’s coverage on coronavirus in Maryland here.

  1. bob says:

    Just curious, how can 3rd world country’s eliminate the coronavirus, but it seems the US cant? China, South Korea,India,Africa,..mean while hogan issues a “shut down” while going on all these tv shows for interviews, im sorry but if mattress warehouse is considered essential there is a problem. i work in automotive. flat tire i understand, but our company is taking advantage of this and sending out email blast, we are open, come get your oil changed, we have free wifi and just adds to the spread. i know a lot of others are doing the same. be smart pll, stay home, stop letting the corporations drive you out to spend your money in a panic.the best way to be broke is to go out and panic spend.stay home if it not ESSENTIAL. stop letting the pll who run these company’s get rich from your fear. and absolutely stop letting the pll in government do nothing while they lobby for votes using the media, and get rich. STAY HOME, AND APPEAL TO YOUR LOCAL GOVERNMENT TO DO MORE TO KEEP YOU SAFE. ask them to do there job,just like all of us have to do.

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