A Carroll County commissioner is planning to introduce legislation that would make English the official language of the county.
Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker is proposing legislation that would strengthen the county’s ethics office.
Pepco would be required to bury more power lines in the District of Columbia under legislation proposed by members of the D.C. Council.
Vermont U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders says America is experiencing a crisis in dental care, and has introduced legislation to address the issue.
Maryland lawmakers become the first in the nation to take a stand against companies accessing the social media accounts of current or future employees.
State Sen. Robert Zirkin says the chamber might need to amend his legislation to put some prisoners’ child support payments on hold while they are incarcerated.
Legislation to scale back financial disclosure requirements for local elected officials will not move forward.
A major victory for Governor Martin O’Malley. Same-sex marriage signed into law. And right after the signing, he speaks only to WJZ.
Measures advanced in both the House and Senate Tuesday that would repeal a Maryland law requiring that poor defendants have a public defender present when district court commissioners are setting their bail.
The same-sex marriage bill passed by the House last week gets it first vote of approval in the Senate on Tuesday. A committee vote sends the measure to the floor of the Senate.
Same-sex couples are one step closer to walking down the aisle legally in Maryland. The Civil Marriage Protection Act narrowly passed in the House of Delegates.
Set for a showdown. Maryland’s same-sex marriage bill may come down to just one or two votes. And Friday, it’s in the hands of the delegates.