Montgomery County Removes Russian Produced Alcohol Products from Alcohol Beverage Services Stores

On Sunday, County Executive Marc Elrich announced that Montgomery County’s Alcohol and Beverage Services stores would pull all products produced in Russia from store shelves. The move was announced alongside support from several local elected officials. Delegate Eric Luedtke (D-14) called for the boycott on Saturday on Twitter, saying that “[o]ne way to pressure this tyrannical Russian regime to end its assault on Ukraine is to boycott Russian products. Even small actions exert pressure.” Shortly after, other local elected officials started to follow suit. County Councilmember Gabe Albornoz tweeted his support early on Sunday once the County announced that the … Continue reading Montgomery County Removes Russian Produced Alcohol Products from Alcohol Beverage Services Stores

Raskin, Sarbanes, Trone Co-Sign Letter To Ask The White House To Investigate Travel Nurse Pay

Before the pandemic, nurses were underpaid and hospitals were understaffed. After the pandemic, these issues were only exacerbated. Nurses left hospitals and entered the travel nurse workforce because they could make more money. Hospitals, especially hospitals in rural areas that … Continue reading Raskin, Sarbanes, Trone Co-Sign Letter To Ask The White House To Investigate Travel Nurse Pay