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President Trump Wears Mask In Public For First Time During Visit To Walter Reed HospitalPresident Donald Trump paid a visit to wounded service members at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center on Saturday and wore a mask after months of refusing to be seen doing so in public.
Johns Hopkins University Suing Trump Administration Over Coronavirus-Related Changes Affecting International StudentsJohns Hopkins University has joined a growing list of higher education institutions suing the Trump administration over changes to the Student And Exchange Visitor Program brought on by the coronavirus pandemic.
Maryland AG Brian Frosh Criticizes Gov. Hogan's Plans For In-Person ElectionMaryland’s attorney general warned Friday of “devastating consequences” if all eligible voters are not directly sent ballots to mail in for November's election due to safety concerns about the coronavirus.
Education Groups Lead In Spending On Lobbyists In MarylandTwo groups advocating for education and the Maryland Jockey Club were among the organizations that spent the most on lobbyists in Maryland in the most recent reporting period, when major legislation affecting them was before state lawmakers.
Pelosi On Christopher Columbus Statue's Removal: 'If The Community Doesn't Want The Statue There, The Statue Shouldn't Be There'Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi weighed in on the toppling of Baltimore's Christopher Columbus statue on the Fourth of July during a news conference on Thursday.
Hogan Directs Maryland Elections Board To Open All Polling Places For 2020 General Election, Send All Voters Absentee Ballot ApplicationsGov. Larry Hogan is directing the State Board of Elections to keep all polling places open for the general election in November despite the coronavirus pandemic.