ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Democrats in the state legislature will be talking about how proposed cuts in the federal budget could affect the state.
House Speaker Michael Busch and Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller are scheduled to gather with fellow Democrats on Thursday in Annapolis.READ MORE: DC Michelin Star Restaurant Little Pearl Temporarily Closing In Part Due To Cicada Season
Maryland lawmakers have been particularly concerned about how President Donald Trump’s budget proposal could hurt the state.
Maryland is home to a large number of federal workers, and federal agencies are headquartered in the state.READ MORE: 3 Dead In Domestic-Related Laurel Shooting, Child Hospitalized
Democrats who control Maryland’s legislature have been working on defense to brace the state for cuts supported by the Trump administration and the GOP-led Congress.Inside The Case: How Federal Agents Built Their Investigation Into Catherine Pugh's 'Healthy Holly' Book Scandal
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