Sen. Cardin Calls For Increased Funding For Rural Health Care Program. In Maryland, U.S. Senator Ben Cardin is urging the FCC to increase the funding cap for a program aimed at improving the quality of health care available to patients in rural areas. WCBC Radio

Health insurance rate hikes blunted by new legislation. Thanks to emergency legislation passed with bipartisan support in the General Assembly earlier this year, Marylanders’ health care insurance premiums will not be skyrocketing next year. 

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