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Senator Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.) speaking at the event.  Behind her is Maryland Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown.
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Senator Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.) speaking at the event. Behind her is Maryland Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown.

Prince George's Hospital Center in Maryland is receiving federal money to boost its ability to respond to emergencies.

As part of the military's base realignment and closure plan, the Malcolm Grow Medical Center at Andrews Air Force Base will cease to be a trauma center. Senator Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.) says Prince George's Hospital Center will have to pick up the slack, as emergency and trauma care will be critical should a catastrophe such as a terrorist attack hit the area.

Matt Bush reports...

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