Having a child is expensive.

On average, labor and delivery cost an average of $2,850 ​after​ insurance.

That's why Senators Justin Ready and Ariana Kelly want to require insurance companies to cover everything.

"I thought if we could do this, it would really send a strong message about the importance we place on having children and having that early childhood development that we know is so important," said Ready, a Republican from Carroll and Frederick counties.... Read More: WMAR2NEWS