Prince George’s County Executive Angela Alsobrooks (front row, second from left) and Maryland leaders pose in support of Prescription Drug Affordability Board, in collaboration with Health Care for All, an organization dedicated to expanding affordable and feasible health insurance and care for all Marylanders. (Courtesy Photo)

Maryland County Executives Back Drug Affordability Board

THE AFRO — Maryland lawmakers are taking action to manage prescription drug prices and gouging, by working to create a Prescription Drug Affordability Board in the state. […read more]


Five Supreme Court Cases to Watch

Ben Goad, THEHILL.COM WASHINGTON (The Hill)—The U.S. Supreme Court will dive back into questions involving the limits of executive branch power, religious freedom and scope of Fourth Amendment protections when Chief Justice John Roberts and crew return Monday to the bench. Those issues represent familiar Read More


The Politics of Federal Judges

By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist The two conflicting appeals court rulings last week on the legality of a key provision of the Affordable Care Act – one supporting it and the other rejecting the health law – underscore the nexus between politics and the Read More