Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski says the omnibus spending bill passed by Congress includes $120 million to build a cybersecurity center at the U.S. Naval Academy.
With only two months left before Republican Larry Hogan takes office, Gov. Martin O’Malley might take action to commute the sentences of four men who remain on Maryland’s death row.
Maryland doctors would undergo criminal background checks and be continuously monitored under legislation the state medical licensing board plans to propose next year.
The D.C. Council has approved a bill that regulates popular ridesharing companies such as Uber and Lyft.
U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski is visiting a community college in Cumberland to promote her ideas for making higher education more affordable.
The D.C. Council is poised to make further changes to marijuana laws in the nation’s capital as residents weigh whether to legalize pot.
Profiling by police is becoming a focus for Maryland lawmakers on Capitol Hill. They’re pushing legislation to end the practice.
Mayor Vincent Gray plans to sign a bill that would ban the use of plastic foam food containers in the District of Columbia.
The House has approved a spending bill with an amendment attached that would undo the District of Columbia’s longstanding gun-control laws.
A bill under consideration in Prince George’s County could restrict the number of single-family homes available in College Park as rentals for University of Maryland students.
It’s a controversial bill that could help ex-offenders land a job in Baltimore. On Thursday, Mayor Rawlings-Blake signs it into law.
President Barack Obama has signed a bill that makes a minor change to the century-old law banning skyscrapers in the nation’s capital.