Maryland Congressmen Press State Labor Officials On Unemployment BenefitsMaryland's congressional delegation on Friday sent a letter pressing state labor officials about issues with the delivery of unemployment benefits to those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Congress Passes Bill To Reimburse Maryland National Guard For Help During Jan. 6 Capitol RiotCongress passed a bill Thursday to reimburse the Maryland National Guard and DC police for their help during the Jan 6 Capitol riot.
Maryland Lawmakers Announce Nearly $55.4 Million In Funding To Expand Mental Health Services & Substance Abuse ProgramsA group of lawmakers announced nearly $55.4 million in federal funding from the American Rescue Plan to expand access to mental health services and substance abuse treatment programs across Maryland.
Maryland Retains 8 Seats In Congress, Population Grows By 7%, Census Data ShowsNew census data shows the state's population grew 7% between 2010 and last year.
DC Statehood Approved By House As Senate Fight Looms
'Clear the Capitol,' Pence Pleaded, Timeline Of Riot ShowsFrom a secure room in the Capitol on Jan. 6, as rioters pummeled police and vandalized the building, Vice President Mike Pence tried to assert control. In an urgent phone call to the acting defense secretary, he issued a startling demand.
Democrat Heather Mizeur Hoping To Oust Rep. Andy Harris In Maryland's 1st District; Harford County Executive Mulling Primary ChallengeWhile the election for the seat representing Maryland's first congressional district in the House of Representatives is nearly two years away, the list of candidates hoping to defeat incumbent Rep. Andy Harris is already beginning to take shape.
Lawmakers Threatened Ahead Of Impeachment Trial For Former President Donald TrumpFederal law enforcement officials are examining a number of threats aimed at members of Congress as the second trial of former President Donald Trump nears, including ominous chatter about killing legislators or attacking them outside of the U.S. Capitol, a U.S. official told The Associated Press.
Maryland Rep. Jamie Raskin To Lead Prosecution Of President Donald Trump's Second Impeachment A Week After U.S. Capitol RiotsMaryland Congressman Jamie Raskin will lead the prosecution in the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump. Trump is now the first U.S. President to be impeached twice.
Rep. Andy Harris Won't Resign As Democrats Call For Him To Step Down Following Alleged Scuffle On House Floor During Election Certification VoteA Maryland delegate and the Maryland Democratic Party are calling for the removal of Rep. Andy Harris after he was reportedly involved in a scuffle on the House floor as Congress debated over the certification of election results overnight.
DC Curfew In Effect After Chaos Unfolds On Capitol, Request For Additional National Guardsmen Denied By DODDC Mayor Muriel Bowser has issued a citywide curfew starting at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 6.
Gov. Hogan Urges Congress To Pass Another Financial Relief PackageThe federal unemployment aid created by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act will expire on Dec. 26 in Maryland and Gov. Larry Hogan is urging Congress to put aside partisan politics to pass an additional financial relief package for struggling families.
Bickering In Congress Over COVID Relief Bill Could Lead To More Deaths, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan SaysMaryland Gov. Larry Hogan expressed his frustration with the bickering in Washington and the fact that Congress has yet to pass a coronavirus relief bill.
As The Nation Awaits Final Presidential Election Results, Congress Slowly Takes ShapeWith all eyes on a closely-contested presidential race between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden, many Americans may be overlooking the state of the battle for the Congress.
Judge Says 2020 Census Must Continue For Another MonthA federal judge has stopped the 2020 census from finishing at month's end and suspended a year-end deadline for delivering the numbers needed to decide how many seats each state gets in Congress.