Millions of dollars are on the chopping block. Critical funding for Maryland’s public schools and police departments is at risk if the state can’t work through its budget mess.
Maryland is on its way to becoming the first state to ban an arsenic additive in chicken feed, and a doubling of the state’s “flush tax” advanced in the state Senate as lawmakers spent a busy Saturday working on a wide variety of measures.
A Maryland House committee has approved doubling the state’s “flush tax” from $30 a year to $60 a year.
A proposed constitutional amendment would remove any state, county or municipal official from office at the finding of guilt, instead of when the official is sentenced.
Painting a national picture with a Maryland brush. Former Governor Bob Ehrlich has written a book on today’s political and social culture.
A Maryland lawyer is accused of taking bribes in exchange for votes. The trial continued Tuesday as defense attorneys claim their own client is unintelligent but not dishonest.
A gas tax increase got another airing in the General Assembly Tuesday. Members of key House committees were briefed on the makings of a jobs creation package Governor Martin O’Malley intends to win approval for next year.
Maryland’s congressional redistricting process this year has shown it’s getting harder for Democrats to make gains against Republicans in the state’s eight seats in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Marylanders dissatisfied with the way Washington is working are demanding jobs and signing what they call a contract for the American Dream.
An Anne Arundel County councilman has been charged in federal court with failing to file a tax return.
Defenders of traditional marriage join together to counter Governor Martin O’Malley’s attempt to legalize same-sex marriage in Maryland.
A spokeswoman for Gov. Martin O’Malley says he will announce what role he will play in advocating same-sex marriage legislation in Maryland by the end of the week.