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Md. House Speaker Michael Busch dead at 72

  Michael E. Busch, the longest-serving speaker of the House of Delegates and a leader who presided over a series of transformative legislative initiatives in Maryland, passed away Sunday after his health rapidly deteriorated from a bout of pneumonia. He ...

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Busch lauded for integrity, public service

Political, civic and business leaders across the state mourned the death of House Speaker Michael Busch Sunday, hailing him as a leader whose commitment to his native state was unswerving and whose personal integrity was unassailable. “Mike and I were ...

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Md. House Speaker Busch undergoes bypass surgery

House Speaker Michael Busch is recovering after emergency bypass surgery. Busch, 71, underwent the surgery Wednesday night at the University of Maryland Medical Center after experiencing shortness of breath, according to a statement released late Thursday afternoon. “Speaker Busch was ...

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Md. makes last push during final days of open enrollment

Vincent DeMarco

ANNAPOLIS — Maryland leaders, officials and advocates started their crucial final push to sign up the state’s uninsured on the Affordable Care Act marketplaces Tuesday, with just 10 days remaining in the open enrollment period. The state’s enrollment numbers have ...

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Miller chastises Hogan over vote to remove statue, calls Taney legacy ‘complex’

The leader of Maryland's Senate criticized Gov. Larry Hogan for holding an email vote to remove the statue of Roger Brooke Taney and in the same letter defended the legacy of the Supreme Court chief justice who authored the Dred Scott decision.

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