On the Issues


Today, we finally are able to make real the principle that every American should have access to quality health care, and no one should go bankrupt just because they get sick.

Marylanders no longer have to worry about losing access to quality care if they become sick and lose their job thanks to year-round enrollment for Medicaid and MCHP and people with certain life changes.


Maryland Health Connection, Maryland’s official health insurance marketplace, was established to meet the requirements of the federal Health Care Reform law, also known as the Affordable Care Act.

In March 2010, President Obama fulfilled a promise that Democrats have pursued for nearly a century: making quality, affordable health care available to all Americans.