House Speaker Michael Busch

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Speaker Announces Group To Study Strengths, Opportunities In Baltimore

A special workgroup in the House of Delegates has been formed to study the regional strengths and opportunities in the Baltimore region.


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Cordish Meets With House Speaker On Gambling

The owner of Maryland’s largest casino has met with House Speaker Michael Busch to discuss the potential expansion of gambling in the state.


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Battle Over Gambling In Maryland Heats Up

Gov. Martin O’Malley strongly criticized House of Delegates leaders for balking at a work group consensus on the issue while the House speaker said his chamber’s representatives had strong feelings about lowering the state’s tax on casino proceeds.


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MGM Representatives Making Rounds In Maryland

Representatives of Las Vegas casino and hotel operator MGM are meeting with Maryland officials about plans for a potential casino near the nation’s capital.


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O’Malley, Busch, Miller To Talk Special Session

Gov. Martin O’Malley is scheduled to meet with the Legislature’s presiding officers about holding a special session.