A labor union is being allowed to lobby hospital employees at the University of Maryland Medical Center for the next 90 days, after Gov. Martin O’Malley encouraged the hospital’s Board of Directors to negotiate a deal with the local SEIU.
Here’s a few other government and politics headlines:
- The Daily Record and others report a federal judge has ruled Baltimore County’s pension system discriminated against older employees.
- The Washington Post lays out the actual facts of Question 7, the expanded gambling ballot question.
- The Herald-Mail notes that early voting for the Nov. 6 election begins Saturday.
- The Frederick News-Post reports on the 6th Congressional District debate between Republican incumbent U.S. Rep. Roscoe Barlett and Democratic challenger John Delaney.