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Senate: No Pause In Support For Bill To Halt Fracking

Maryland Senators are supporting a bill that would put a two year stop to any fracking in the state.


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Governor’s Charter School Gets Passing Grade In Senate

The Maryland Senate is giving good marks to Gov. Larry Hogan’s charter school bill.



Md. Senate Passes 3 Bills Aimed At Helping Business

The Maryland Senate has passed three measures aimed at improving the state’s business climate.


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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.