Headlines from HJM: January 28, 2020

Local doulas wary about bill in Maryland Senate

Publisher Name : Frederick News Post
A bill in the Maryland Senate would include doulas under the state's Medicaid program, but some local doulas have called the bill problematic.
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Baltimore Council bill would require union agreements before contractors win major city projects

Publisher Name : Baltimore Sun
Baltimore would require collective bargaining agreements for major city projects under a proposal introduced Monday before the City Council.
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Maryland must ensure Preakness stays in Baltimore, Senate minority leader says

Publisher Name : Baltimore Business Journal
Making sure the Preakness Stakes stays in Baltimore must be one of the top goals for the General Assembly this year, Sen. J.B. Jennings told a group of regional business leaders on Monday.
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Baltimore City Council president introduces bill that would weaken mayor’s control over city spending

Publisher Name : Baltimore Sun
The Baltimore City Council could once again attempt to limit the mayor’s power over city spending.
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Baltimore County Democrats recommend longtime activist Sheila Ruth to fill vacant House seat

Publisher Name : Baltimore Sun
Democratic Party officials in Baltimore County on Saturday chose longtime county activist Sheila Ruth to serve out the remainder of Catonsville attorney Charles Sydnor’s term
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Democratic Del. Terri Hill of Howard County seeks to bring health care lens to examine issues in Congress

Publisher Name : Baltimore Sun
As a state legislator, Del. Terri Hill has parlayed her medical experience into legislative action.
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Gov. Hogan appoints Chanel Branch of Baltimore to replace Cheryl Glenn in Maryland House

Publisher Name : Baltimore Sun
Gov. Larry Hogan appointed Chanel Branch to the Maryland House of Delegates Monday, filling the seat of Cheryl Glenn
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Branch named to replace Glenn in Md. House

Publisher Name : Daily Record
Chanel A. Branch, an administrator in the Maryland Department of Human Services, has been appointed by the governor to fill the House of Delegates' vacancy left by the resignation of Cheryl Glenn. Gov.
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Cummings’ Protege Slow to Gain Traction

Publisher Name : Maryland Matters
Harry Spikes has met with thousands of constituents in Maryland’s 7th congressional district since he began working for the late U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings (D) 15 years ago.
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Here’s a List of Baltimore City Council Candidates

Publisher Name : Maryland Matters
Here’s a list of all the candidates running for the Baltimore City Council
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Senators Grill Reappointed UMMS Board Members About Scandal

Publisher Name : Maryland Matters
Senators had sharp questions Monday night for members of the beleaguered University of Maryland Medical System board
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