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Emily Scarr
Maryland PIRG State Director

Legislators just passed a bill that would help power our buildings and transportation with renewable energy, replacing fossil fuel technologies with clean, electric alternatives.

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Emily Scarr
Maryland PIRG State Director
Patricia Kelmar
Director, Health Care Campaigns

 Maryland hospitals collected an estimated $60 million from patients who should have received free medical care in 2017 and 2018. Here is our testimony in suport of HB694 to require hospitals to refund the money they should not have collected.

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Patricia Kelmar
Director, Health Care Campaigns

 It’s time for Congress to enact a common-sense solution to bring down drug prices

Electric vehicle batteries can serve as a key source of storage for renewable energy. Zero-emission school buses are the perfect application

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Emily Scarr
Maryland PIRG State Director

Steps Maryland can take to make sure our buildings run on clean renewable energy

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Emily Scarr
Maryland PIRG State Director

With 3 short weeks left of the 2022 legislative session in Maryland, I'm proud of the progress we have made on some of our priorities and ready to charge ahead through the finish line.