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Lawmakers, Governor Reflect On Session & Which Bills Made The Cut

A new budget deal for Maryland provokes some controversy. Powerful political leaders engage in a battle of wills over cuts made by the governor. And the battle does not appear to be over.

04/14/2015

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Md. House Votes 138-1 to End State-Mandated Stormwater Fees

State-mandated stormwater fees would end under a bill that cleared the Maryland House of Delegates.

04/13/2015

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Fire Officials: Towel Too Close To Lamp Caused Fatal Blaze

Investigators finally have answers to what killed three people in a fire that rocked Anne Arundel County.

04/08/2015

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Md. House Chairman Pledges To Work On Stormwater Fee Bill

The chairman of a Maryland House committee says he is making a measure to end state-mandated fees for stormwater remediation a priority.

04/01/2015

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House Reconsiders, Passes Bill For Court Filing Surcharge

Members of the Maryland House of Delegates have passed a bill they voted down late last week.

03/23/2015

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Maryland House Rejects Bill For Surcharges On Court Cases

A measure to add surcharges on Maryland court filings to help pay for an electronic court initiative has been rejected by the Maryland House of Delegates.

03/20/2015

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Hogan Backs Bill To Examine Corrections System

Gov. Larry Hogan is backing a measure to form a council to work on ways to cut spending on corrections and reduce recidivism.

03/19/2015

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Md. House OKs Bill To Expand Expungement Eligibility

Maryland residents who were convicted of a crime that is no longer considered one would be able to have the conviction expunged, under a bill approved by the House of Delegates.

03/19/2015

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Maryland Budget Receives Preliminary OK In House

A Maryland budget plan restoring education funds and state employee pay that had been scaled back in Republican Gov. Larry Hogan’s budget proposal advanced Wednesday in the House of Delegates.

03/18/2015

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Md. House OKs Public Campaign Financing Bill

The Maryland House of Delegates has voted to bring back a voluntary check off on individual income tax returns for public campaign financing for governor.

03/17/2015

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Md. House Panel Finds Money For Schools, State Employee Pay

A panel of Maryland lawmakers voted unanimously Friday for budget legislation that boosts education funding above Gov. Larry Hogan’s initial proposal and maintains a 2 percent cost-of-living adjustment for state employees.

03/13/2015

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House Panel Shoots Down Hogan Bill To Repeal Stormwater Fees

A House committee has voted against Gov. Larry Hogan’s proposal to repeal stormwater management fees.

03/06/2015

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