Gov. Martin O’Malley has signed his first bill of the year, expanding the state’s pre-kindergarten program to another 1,600 children from low-income families.
The Maryland House of Delegates wants to make it easier to get a microbrewed beer in Montgomery County.
Gov. Martin O’Malley plans to testify in support of a minimum wage increase when House and Senate committees take up the bill this week.
Uninsured Marylanders get another crack at health care coverage retroactive to Jan. 1.
Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown is outlining a multimillion dollar expansion of the state’s pre-K program. State lawmakers say they want more of the youngest students in class sooner.
A Maryland lawmaker who is serving a jail sentence on weekends for drunken boating has been removed from a committee in the House of Delegates.
Del. Robert Costa says he is retiring from Maryland’s General Assembly after this year.
New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is endorsing Maryland state Sen. Brian Frosh in his bid for attorney general.
Maryland Del. Heather Mizeur said she plans to participate in the state’s public-financing system in next year’s race for governor, part of a broader effort to limit the influence of corporate money in politics.
Former Del. Cheryl Kagan to run for state Senate
A labor union for state employees has endorsed Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown in his run for governor.
Del. Donna Stifler says she is not running for re-election.