WASHINGTON — Conservatives claimed credit Tuesday for forcing House GOP leaders to draft a tougher budget plan than initially planned, even as they pressed an alternative proposal that claims to balance the budget in just five years. The competing budget ...Read More »
WASHINGTON — Sharp questioning by the Supreme Court’s conservative justices cast serious doubt Tuesday on the survival of the individual insurance requirement at the heart of President Barack Obama’s historic health care overhaul. Arguments at the high court focused on ...
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WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court plunged into debate Monday on the fate of the Obama administration’s overhaul of the nation’s health care system, and the justices gave every indication they will not allow an obscure tax law to derail the ...
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WASHINGTON — If the complex legal issues arising from the constitutional challenge to the federal health care law weren’t enough, lawyers are bracing for the practical impact the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in the case will have on their clients. ...Read More »
Catalyst Health Solutions Inc., of Rockville, a provider of pharmacy benefit management services, and Regence Rx Inc., of Portland, Ore., announced a five-and-a-half-year agreement, effective May 1, under which Catalyst will assume many of Regence’s administrative duties. Under the agreement, ...
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WASHINGTON — Conservative House Republicans on Tuesday set up what appears to be a potential re-run of last year’s turbulent domestic policy fight with President Barack Obama, putting forward an election-year budget manifesto that would blend steep social program cuts ...Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — A Maryland audit has found that prison inmates had access to personal information such as social security numbers while working for Maryland Correctional Enterprises. The audit released Tuesday focused on a program that provides work experience for inmates, ...Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — Maryland is getting $28.3 million to help provide more children with health coverage, the U.S. Health Department announced Wednesday. Maryland is one of 23 states to share more than $296 million in performance bonus payments for surpassing a ...Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — More low-income women will be eligible for Medicaid family planning services in Maryland next week when a new law takes effect. The expansion will allow Maryland women who are at or below 200 percent of the poverty level ...Read More »
WILMINGTON, Del. — Goodwill has branched out with an innovative new business that has big potential for growth. And it’s a new kind of recycling for 90-year-old Goodwill of Delaware and Delaware County, Pa., extending its founding concept of “giving ...Read More »