The legislation would authorize creation of a State Department trust fund for developing countries to reverse deforestation and thus reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Days before a key provision of his health care law takes effect, President Barack Obama told an audience in Prince George’s County Thursday that affordable health care in the United States is a right and not a privilege and called on Maryland to help spread the word about the Affordable Care Act.
Four Marylanders took center stage at the Democratic National Convention by virtue of the state’s strong Democratic presence. Relive their speeches with this interactive graphic.
After the congressional debt super committee’s failure to reach a deal last week, Hoyer warned that cuts may be on the horizon.