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.
Gov. Martin O’Malley is scheduled to sign a measure aimed at stopping discrimination against people who are transgender.
Citing history textbooks, national parks and landmarks that mostly leave women out, lawmakers Wednesday are reviving a long-stalled effort to create a National Women’s History Museum in the nation’s capital.
Maryland officially joins the short list of states that have recently approved a hike in the minimum wage.
Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley has taken part in an “Ask Me Anything” session on the website Reddit, but some who participated questioned why he bothered.
Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley signed a measure on Monday banning the sale of alcohol that is 190-proof and stronger.
Critics of Maryland’s newly passed transgender rights bill kick off a new effort to get the law overturned.