Full Economic Study Of Md. Gas Drilling DueTowson University researchers are preparing to release their full study of the prospective economic impact of hydraulic fracturing for natural gas in western Maryland.
Study: Western Md. Gas Boom Could Bring 3,600 JobsHydraulic fracturing for natural gas could create as many as 3,600 jobs in far western Maryland in the next decade if state officials allow energy companies to use the extraction technique, according to a Towson University study commissioned by the state.
Gubernatorial Candidates Clash On Economic PolicyAll three Democratic candidates in the governor's race agree Maryland's economic policies need work, but they disagree sharply about how much.
White House Warns Obama Could Go Around Congress To Close Economic GapPresident Barack Obama will work with Congress where he can and circumvent lawmakers where he must, his top advisers warned Sunday in previewing Tuesday's State of the Union speech.
Medicaid Expansion Could Save Maryland $2BA recent report has found, Maryland's decision to expand its Medicaid program could save the state more than $2 billion.
Md. Rural Counties Group Plans Economic Summit A coalition of rural counties is planning an economic summit next month in Annapolis to get the word out about the importance of rural communities to Maryland's economy.
Obama To Visit Baltimore To Tout Economic PlansPresident Barack Obama will visit Baltimore as part of a series of quick trips around the country to emphasize his economic proposals.
Senate Panel Confirms Murray As DBED SecretaryThe new secretary of the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development has been confirmed by the Senate Executive Nominations Committee.
Hagerstown Hires Official To Promote DowntownHagerstown has hired a new downtown manager to help promote the city's central business district.
Md. Economic Development Secretary ResignsChristian Johansson is resigning as Maryland's secretary of Business and Economic Development.
Economic Impact Of Second Annual Grand Prix Of Baltimore RevealedThe numbers are in, and Race On claims success. The Grand Prix of Baltimore drew tens of thousands of spectators and millions of dollars.