Politics

Larry Hogan

Md. Governor Releases Supplemental Budget With Tax Relief

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has released a supplemental budget that includes money for some tax-relief plans he is supporting.

04/02/2015

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Van Hollen Flexes Fundraising Muscles In US Senate Bid

Maryland Rep. Chris Van Hollen is flexing his fundraising muscles.

04/01/2015

Yvette Lewis, photo via mddems.org.

Maryland Democratic Party Chairwoman To Resign

The Maryland Democratic Party’s chairwoman is resigning to spend more time with family.

03/27/2015

2016 President Campaign Hopeful Ted Cruz (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Ted Cruz Climate Change Comments Make Him ‘Unfit’ For Presidency

It’s no surprise that many right wing conservatives have questioned the validity of climate change, and presidential hopeful Ted Cruz’s position is no different.

03/24/2015

GOP Rep. Ed Whitfield of Kentucky (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

GOP Lawmaker Targets Obama Climate Plan

House Republicans targeted a key element of President Obama’s strategy for fighting climate change, releasing a bill to delay the Obama administration’s plan to limit carbon pollution.

03/24/2015

hasan jay jalisi

Maryland Lawmaker Reassigned Over Protective Order

A Maryland lawmaker has been reassigned due to a protective order preventing him from contacting his daughter for a year.

03/10/2015

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AP Source: Edwards To Seek Maryland Senate Seat

A Democratic congressional aide says Rep. Donna Edwards has informed House leadership that she plans to run for the Maryland Senate seat left open by longtime Sen. Barbara Mikulski’s retirement.

03/09/2015

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Md. AG Brian Frosh Endorses Van Hollen For Senate

Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh has endorsed Democratic Rep. Chris Van Hollen for Senate.

03/06/2015

Sen. Barbara Mikulski officially announces she won't run for reelection in 2016.

Race To Replace Sen. Barbara Mikulski Wide Open

One day after Maryland’s longest serving senator surprises everyone announcing she won’t run for reelection, the list of candidates who may want to replace her continues to grow.

03/03/2015

Sen. Barbara Mikulski officially announces she won't run for reelection in 2016.

Democratic Sen. Mikulski Will Not Seek Reelection

Surprising shakeup. Senator Barbara Mikulski announces she will not seek reelection.

03/02/2015

Md. Senate President Thomas Mike Miller

Md. Senate President Introduces Stormwater Fee Changes

The state of Maryland wouldn’t impose mandatory fees to clean pollution out of stormwater under a new bill offered Wednesday in the Maryland Senate, but local officials would still have to prove they could pay to meet federal requirements.

02/26/2015

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Attorney General Urges Support For Integrity Bill

Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh is calling for support of legislation that discourages false claims against the government by private contractors.

02/25/2015

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