Md. House Speaker Says Safe Schools Act Should PassMaryland's House speaker says lawmakers plan to pass legislation to make schools safer.
Speaker Announces Group To Study Strengths, Opportunities In BaltimoreA special workgroup in the House of Delegates has been formed to study the regional strengths and opportunities in the Baltimore region.
Cordish Meets With House Speaker On GamblingThe owner of Maryland's largest casino has met with House Speaker Michael Busch to discuss the potential expansion of gambling in the state.
Battle Over Gambling In Maryland Heats UpGov. 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.
MGM Representatives Making Rounds In MarylandRepresentatives of Las Vegas casino and hotel operator MGM are meeting with Maryland officials about plans for a potential casino near the nation's capital.
O'Malley, Busch, Miller To Talk Special SessionGov. Martin O'Malley is scheduled to meet with the Legislature's presiding officers about holding a special session.