Two of the Maryland House’s more liberal Democrats are pushing for new protections against foreclosures: a six-month freeze on foreclosures and a ban on deficiency judgments.
Two of Maryland’s leading Democratic candidates for governor on Friday pushed for taking action this legislative session to reduce domestic violence in the state.
House Democrats said Thursday they will try to highlight GOP resistance to a higher minimum wage with a tactical maneuver meant to bring new attention to an issue they consider a political winner.
Two Democratic candidates who are running for governor debated Thursday night about how Maryland should best address ongoing problems with the state’s health care exchange.
State Sen. Jennie Forehand says she won’t run for re-election.
Less than a year from now, voters head to the polls for the 2014 midterm elections.
House GOP leaders moved Tuesday to counter an emerging Senate plan to reopen the government and forestall an economy-rattling default on U.S. obligations.
Prospects for a swift end to the 4-day-old partial government shutdown all but vanished Friday as lawmakers squabbled into the weekend and increasingly shifted their focus to a midmonth deadline for averting a threatened first-ever default.
Some of Maryland’s top Democratic elected officials are joining party members from western Maryland at an annual meeting in Hagerstown.
Automatic federal cuts are starting to be felt here in Baltimore. It’s all because Democrats and Republicans couldn’t compromise.
Maryland House Republicans say the state needs better management of transportation revenue, not more taxes.
Speaker John Boehner believes he holds a strong hand in fiscal cliff and debt limit talks. He is, once again, taking the global economy hostage and playing politics with the U.S. debt limit.