GBC’s Fry: Ironies amid test scores at Baltimore City schools

Don Fry Commentary on WYPR In making Baltimore City public schools a key campaign issue, Maryland’s top candidates for governor voice competing views on city school system efforts to foster academic success in an urban, poverty-challenged environment. The reality is that Baltimore’s public school system is an enigma. It,...
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GBC-supported bill to create health care workforce commission bill signed into law

Governor Robert L. Ehrlich Jr., signed into law a bill supported by the Greater Baltimore Committee that will create a commission to study the health care workforce shortage in Maryland. The bill, HB 1127, was proposed by the GBC in collaboration with Delegate Peter A. Hammen, chair of the House Health and Government Operations Committee. The commission will be charged with working with the health care industry, academic, medical and … Continue reading