Should Maryland’s capital punishment live or die? That promises to be one of the big battles among lawmakers this year in Annapolis.
Death penalty opponents believe the 2013 Maryland General Assembly session will spell the end of the death penalty in the state.
Despite a cleanup that’s taken decades, the Potomac has been declared the most endangered river in America.
Members of a commission studying hydraulic fracturing, a method of natural gas drilling, in western Maryland say they need more time to complete a best practices study.
The Maryland Senate has passed a measure designed to help foster public-private partnerships on big projects like roads and public buildings.
A measure to expand electronic harassment laws has cleared both chambers of the Maryland General Assembly.
More taxes. That’s what the state Senate approved Thursday as their budget now heads to the House of Delegates.
Maryland judges’ salaries will increase by roughly 3 percent annually, hiking their pay by more than $14,000 over three years.
Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller and House Speaker Michael Busch are known for not always seeing eye-to-eye.
The Maryland Senate is expected this week to debate and vote on a measure to legalize gay marriage as supporters prepare to resist amendments that they say could kill the measure.
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.
The Maryland Senate has passed a measure that would prohibit an employer from requiring an employee to return to work on a day when called to jury duty.