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Here’s that Rx refill you didn’t order

By | Jenny Levin
Public Health Advocate

Is your pharmacy refilling your prescription without your knowledge or approval, and billing your insurance company for the cost?

Maryland PIRG New Voters Project Hits the Streets

By | Jenny Levin
Public Health Advocate

The Maryland PIRG New Voters Project is a nonpartisan effort to help register young people and get them to the polls on Election Day. We believe the best way to get political leaders to pay attention to young people and our issues is to register and vote.

POULTRY INDUSTRY AND USDA WANTS TO PUT DANGEROUS CHICKEN ON YOUR PLATES.

By | Jenny Levin
Public Health Advocate

The new USDA proposed poultry inspection rule is being hailed as a commonsense, cost-saving rule by OIRA and of course the poultry industry.  It will purportedly streamline antiquated poultry inspection requirements, allowing companies to choose a more flexible approach with five-year savings apparently in excess of $1 billion. But in reality the proposed rule might actually put more dangerous chicken on your plate. 

Youth vote a major factor in upcoming election

By | Jenny Levin
Public Health Advocate

If you're between the ages of 18 and 30, you've been in the news a lot lately. Young voters can have a big impact this election, and here's how.

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