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UMMS made undisclosed $20,000 contribution to Baltimore Mayor Pugh's inaugural committee

UMMS made undisclosed $20,000 contribution to Baltimore Mayor Pugh's inaugural committee

The University of Maryland Medical System made a $20,000 contribution to Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh’s inaugural committee while she was serving as one of the hospital network’s board members, according to records shared by the committee.

The money toward a day of festivities in December 2016 to celebrate the then-state senator’s election to the city’s top office was not publicly disclosed and came at a time when the medical system was regularly paying her installments of $100,000 for children’s books she authored.

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