Pinsky led sweeping education improvements through Maryland Senate. Then, he rushed to his dying wife’s side.
Publisher Name : The Baltimore Sun
Pinsky told his colleagues he had to rush home to be with his wife, Joan Rothgeb, who was in the “very late stages” of a battle with cancer. “It has been hard,” Pinsky said, before invoking the Latin phrase used for the end of session. “This will be my ‘Sine Die.’” He then left the chamber to be at his wife’s side.