Hogan Repeals Waste Policy He Says Usurped Local AuthorityMaryland Gov. Larry Hogan is repealing a policy on waste management that he says took authority away from local officials and caused problems.
Supreme Court Weighs State Tax AuthorityThe Supreme Court on Wednesday considered placing new limits on how states can assess income tax on money that residents earn across state lines.
FDA Seeks More Authority Amid Meningitis OutbreakThe head of the Food and Drug Administration asked Congress Wednesday for more authority to police pharmacies like the one that triggered a deadly meningitis outbreak, even as lawmakers questioned why the agency didn't do more with its existing powers.
Lawmakers Press Rawlings-Blake On Lead Paint PaymentsThree state lawmakers are urging Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake to find a way for the city's housing authority to pay nearly $12 million from lawsuits filed by people exposed to lead paint.