Charles Lollar has filed to run in the Republican primary for governor with his new running mate, Kenneth Timmerman.
Married couples in Maryland pay a little more than 1 percent extra on their yearly taxes, compared to unmarried couples who file separately. Two Republican legislators say this penalizes marriage and want to flatten the tax levels.
Republican Larry Hogan announced on Tuesday that he is running for governor of Maryland, though he postponed an evening event with supporters at a waterside crab house until next week due to a snowstorm.
Maryland Republican candidates for governor talked about education, the state’s stormwater management fees and whether to legalize marijuana during a televised debate Thursday night.
Maryland Republican Larry Hogan says he’s planning to run for governor, even though he may not formally launch his campaign until January.
Days after a Republican was elected mayor of Annapolis, City Council members say they will revisit legislation that would strip the mayor’s office of much of its power.
The Maryland Republican Party says it sponsored a robocall about a Democratic candidate for the Frederick County Board of Aldermen.
Randy McClement has won a second term as Frederick mayor.
Republican state Delegate LeRoy Myers is leaving the Maryland legislature to run for Washington County commissioner next year.
Del. Donna Stifler says she is not running for re-election.
Gov. Martin O’Malley has appointed Del. Stephen Hershey to a state Senate seat. O’Malley announced the appointment Wednesday to replace former Sen. E.J. Pipkin, who resigned last month.
The executive director of the Maryland Republican Party has resigned, leaving unexpectedly in the middle of a monthly leadership meeting.