Thanks to a federal government waiver unique to Maryland, our state is considered a leader in controlling health care costs in the nation. I applaud Gov. Larry Hogan for signing a five-year extension of this agreement with the federal government that promises more innovation, healthier people, and lower costs.
Unfortunately, this model is threatened by the politics of our times.
In 2015, the Anne Arundel Medical Center filed an application with the Maryland Health Care Commission seeking state approval to renovate 12,000 square feet of space for a new, state-of-the-art cardiac care center that will include a partnership with the Johns Hopkins Medical System for heart surgery.
Name: Ron George
Family status: Married to Becky for 37 years, six children, seven grandchildren
Occupation: Owner, Ron George Jewelers.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) -- Former Anne Arundel County Del. Ron George says he plans to run for state Senate in 2018.