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Md. Senate Votes Unanimously For $40B Budget

The Maryland Senate has voted unanimously for the state’s $40 billion budget.

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Senate Approves Update To State Public Information Law

The Maryland Senate is supporting an update to the state’s 45-year-old public information act.


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Maryland Senate To Take Up $40.4 Billion Budget

The Maryland Senate is scheduled to consider changes to the state’s $40.4 billion budget plan.


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Maryland House, Senate Pass Fracking Bills

Lawmakers in both chambers of the Maryland General Assembly are taking a stand against fracking.


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Md. Senate Votes To Raise Judges’ Mandatory Retirement Age

The Maryland Senate has voted to raise the mandatory retirement age of judges from 70 to 75.


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Md. Senate Votes To End State-Mandated Stormwater Fees

The Maryland Senate has passed a measure to end state-mandated stormwater management fees.


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Md. House, Senate OK Foster-care Reform Bill

A bill aimed at protecting foster children from abusive natural parents is making progress in the Maryland General Assembly.


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Maryland Senate Delays Vote On Executive Nominations

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The Maryland Senate delayed voting on four of Gov. Larry Hogan’s cabinet appointments on Friday, as Democrats who control the chamber continue to express displeasure about the Republican governor’s State of […]


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Md. Senate Advances Minimum Wage Hike

A measure to raise Maryland’s minimum wage has moved a step further.



Senate Passes Dog Bite Liability Measure

After a two-year long fight over who’s liable when a dog attacks in Maryland, a compromise is headed to the governor’s desk. It’s been a controversial issue since a court ruling deemed pit bulls a dangerous breed.



Senate Panel To Hold Hearing On Purple Line

A Maryland Senate committee is scheduled to hold a hearing on the Purple Line project.


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House OKs Changes To State Venture Fund

The Maryland House of Delegates has passed a measure to adjust how money from a state venture capital fund can be used to try to make it more effective.