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Md. Higher Education Appointee Doesn’t Get Confirmation Vote

Gov. Larry Hogan’s appointee to head the Maryland Higher Education Commission hasn’t been confirmed by a Senate panel, which has held its last scheduled meeting this legislative session.


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Senate Approves Update To State Public Information Law

The Maryland Senate is supporting an update to the state’s 45-year-old public information act.



College Hazing Victims Want Md. To Toughen Penalties

Cracking down on college hazing. Victims of this barbaric rite of passage want Maryland to impose tougher penalties on the people and organizations that do it.


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Advocates Announcing Bill To Improve Access To Md. Public Records

Open government advocates are announcing a bill that improves access to public records in Maryland.



Online Disclosure Bill May Falter In House Of Delegates

State Sen. Jamie Raskin’s attempt to put public officials’ financial disclosure forms online may face a roadblock.