There is a new push in Annapolis to raise some state speed limits to 70 mph. It’s already cleared the House, and it’s headed to the Senate.
The state of Maryland should make sure that a minimum amount of sick leave is available to low-wage employees who can’t afford to miss a day’s pay, Del. John A. Olszewski Jr. says.
The Maryland Senate is scheduled to hold a hearing on a proposed minimum wage increase.
This week a Senate committee plans to take up another bill that would reform Maryland’s bail-setting process.
Maryland’s gun fight continues in U.S. District Court, where a federal judge is considering arguments on the constitutionality of Maryland’s ban on assault-type weapons.
A half day of pre-K for all Maryland 4-year-olds. That’s the state’s five-year goal. But first it starts with an expansion of the current program.
Del. Jon Cardin is sponsoring a measure to start a pilot program aimed at detecting when student athletes may have suffered a concussion.
Maryland lawmakers will be hearing testimony on a measure to raise the state’s minimum wage.
Is your Maryland crab cake true blue? A proposed new state program would let you know. Legislation is being introduced in Annapolis that would require restaurants to specify where their seafood has come from.
A House committee is holding off on a bill that would clarify the Department of Natural Resources’ authority to modify fishing seasons by public notice.
Thousands of pet owners anxiously await the outcome of bills that would nullify a controversial court ruling that pit bulls are inherently dangerous.
The Maryland Senate has approved a measure to allow drug users to get more than one clean needle at one time in Baltimore’s needle exchange program.