Researchers commissioned by a state panel studying natural gas drilling in western Maryland have come up with recommendations.
Baltimore County is hoping to receive nearly $4 million in state and federal dollars to implement a new safety initiative in county schools.
Cleared of corruption charges. Now, the once-powerful State Sen. Ulysses Currie will soon be disciplined by his fellow lawmakers.
Maryland Sen. President Thomas V. Mike Miller says he expects an ethics panel to make recommendations regarding a former senator’s failure to disclose work he did for a grocery store chain no later than next week.
A Maryland panel recommended in a report on Monday that the General Assembly impose a fee on gas leases in the Marcellus Shale to fund studies about the impact of drilling in far western Maryland.
A panel of Maryland lawmakers voted Thursday night to recommend that Gov. Martin O’Malley and the General Assembly reduce the state’s structural deficit by 50 percent in the next legislative session, but left the governor with the flexibility to close some of the gap with tax increases instead of budget cuts only.
A Government Accountability Report concluded that the Homeland Security Department has completed about half the recommendations made by federal auditors since the department was organized in 2003.
Maryland should raise $800 million more in annual transportation funding to shore up the state’s depleted Transportation Trust Fund, a commission recommended Monday.