Lorig in the News

September 2021

  • Click here to read Bethesda Magazine’s coverage of Lorig’s proposed change to State BID law, after County Council votes for Silver Spring BID, including quotes from Lorig (09/16/2021)
  • Click here to read Source of the Spring’s coverage of Lorig’s proposed change to State BID law, after County Council votes for Silver Spring BID (09/14/2021)

August 2021

  • Click here to read Maryland Matter’s coverage of the Lorig’s “Power In The Park” event in Langley Park (08/16/2021)
  • Click here to read Bloomberg Magizine’s coverage of Lorig’s advocacy for clean energy within PJM. (08/11/2021)

July 2021

  • Click here to read Maryland Matters coverage of the legal battle to preserve Maryland’s unemployment benefit program as the expanded federal program, supported by Lorig’s bill (07/1/2021)

June 2021

  • Click here to read Maryland Matters coverage of Lorig’s work to improve Maryland’s unemployment benefit program as the expanded federal program is ended (06/23/2021)
  • Click here to read WTOP’s coverage of Lorig’s efforts to address the “shift in the face of hunger”(06/17/2021)

May 2021

  • Click here to read Maryland Matters coverage of Lorig’s bill to promote geothermal energy in Maryland (05/18/2021)

April 2021

  • Click here to read Waste Dive’s coverage of passage of Lorig’s bill to pass an organics diversion mandate (04/14/2021)
  • Click here to read State of Reform’s coverage of Lorig’s bill to connect people who file for unemployment insurance with the Maryland Health Benefits Exchange (04/13/2021)

March 2021

  • Click here to read the Baltimore Sun coverage of Lorig’s bill to make the Maryland Unemployment Insurance system more transparent, efficient, accessible, and consumer friendly (3/25/2021)
  • Click here to read Maryland Matters coverage of Lorig’s bill to create guardrails in hospital debt collection practices to make sure no one faces financial ruin because they get sick (3/21/2021)
  • Click here to read Maryland Matters coverage of Lorig’s medical debt protection bill passing the House of Delegates unanimously (3/22/2021)
  • Click here to read Maryland Matters coverage of Lorig’s bill which requires the Public Service Commission to consider climate and labor in their decision-making (3/11/2021)
  • Click here to read Lorig’s Op-Ed in the Baltimore Business Journal on the need to reform how our electrical grid operator, the PJM, manages our energy supply so we can bring on more renewable energy across the region.(3/10/2021)
  • Click here to see WBAL-TV coverage of Lorig’s bill to to fix Maryland’s broken Unemployment Insurance Program. (3/8/2021)

February 2021

  • Click here to see WMAR-TV coverage of Lorig’s Medical Debt Protection bill. (2/16/2021)
  • Click here to read WBAL coverage of Lorig’s Medical Debt Protection bill (2/17/2021)
  • Click here to read WYPR coverage of Lorig’s Medical Debt Protection bill (2/16/2021)
  • Click here to watch WJZ-TV (Baltimore) coverage of Lorig’s bill to fix Maryland’s broken Unemployment Insurance Program.

January 2021

  • Click here to read Utility Dive’s reporting on Lorig’s advocacy to make sure the regional transmission organization acts quickly to integrate renewables into the broader grid. (01/22/2021)

December 2020

  • Click here to read WTOP Radio report on Lorig’s work to “to connect struggling residents with utility relief program”  (12/25/2020)
  • Click here to read Maryland Matters regarding  the Flower Branch Apartment catastrophe (12/22/20200
  • Click here to read WTOP Radio‘s report regarding  the Flower Branch Apartment catastrophe (12/21/2020)
  • Click here to read the Washington Post regarding  the Flower Branch Apartment catastrophe (12/22/2020)
  • Click here to read Utility Dive reporting on Lorig and others fighting against FERC efforts to undermine state clean energy policy (12/11/2020)

November 2020

  • Click here to read The Baltimore Sun as Lorig comments on a simple unemployment form change that could help struggling Marylanders access affordable health care (11/16/2020)
  • Click here to read Maryland Matters on Lorig canvassing in PA for Biden/Harris (11/5/2020)
  • Click here to read Maryland Matters on Lorig and Del. Fisher on Indigenous People’s Day. (11/12/2020)

August 2020

  • Click here to read Maryland Matters article by Lorig about “A Just Recovery for Md. — COVID, Climate and the Economy” (8/18/2020)
  • Click here to read  WTOP Radio reporting on Lorig’s call for stronger utility regulation after Flower Branch explosion  (8/5/2020)

July 2020

  • Click here to read WAMU FM Radio on Lorig and the natural gas pipeline to the Eastern Shore (07/16/2020)

May 2020

  • Click here to read Maryland Matters reporting on Lorig and others pushing the Md PSC to hold WGL accountable for the Flower Branch Explosion (5/28/2020)
  • Click here to read Utility Dive to read Utility Dive reporting on Lorig and others efforts to protect Maryland’s offshore wind program from FERC’s assault (5/20/2020)
  • Click here to read Utility Dive on Lorig and others attempting to roll back FERC’s assault on clean energy (5/18/2020)
  • Click here to read Lorig’s commentary in the Baltimore Sun on Farmers Markets’ importance for food security during pandemic (05/08/2020)

March 2020

  • Click here to read Utility Dive report on Lorig’s effort for Low Income Energy Efficiency stalled by Covid (3/19/2020)
  • Click here to read Maryland Matters  discussion of Lorig’s proposal for a “Luxury Tax” to fund Md Public Schools (03/06/2020)

February 2020

  • Click here to read Maryland Matters on Lorig’s bill to protect consumers from Medical debt (02/29/2020)
  • Click here to read WAMU FM Radio on Lorig and the Running Caucus of the General Assemply(02/21/2020)

January 2020

  • Click here to read WBAL-TV reporting on Lorig’s Zero Waste proposed legislation (1/29/2020)
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