Maryland House Speaker Busch Has Pneumonia, May Miss Rest Of General Assembly Session Maryland House of Delegates Speaker Michael Busch announced Monday he has pneumonia and may miss the rest of the General Assembly, his office confirmed.
Md. Legislature To Conduct Harassment Climate SurveyHouse Speaker Michael Busch says getting direct and anonymous feedback is another step in the right direction to make improvements.
Maryland House Speaker Recovering After Bypass SurgerySpeaker Michael Busch told The Capital of Annapolis Friday that he has been undergoing physical therapy at a Baltimore hospital to rebuild his strength since the procedure earlier this month. He says he expects to return home Monday.
Maryland House Speaker Has Coronary Bypass SurgeryThe statement says he will return to work and the campaign trail in the next few weeks.
Abortion Rights To Be Proposed For Maryland's ConstitutionA leading Maryland lawmaker said Thursday that he will introduce a constitutional amendment next year to protect abortion rights in the state.
Md. House Speaker Says Safe Schools Act Should PassMaryland's House speaker says lawmakers plan to pass legislation to make schools safer.
Speaker Announces Group To Study Strengths, Opportunities In BaltimoreA special workgroup in the House of Delegates has been formed to study the regional strengths and opportunities in the Baltimore region.
Cordish Meets With House Speaker On GamblingThe owner of Maryland's largest casino has met with House Speaker Michael Busch to discuss the potential expansion of gambling in the state.
Battle Over Gambling In Maryland Heats UpGov. Martin O'Malley strongly criticized House of Delegates leaders for balking at a work group consensus on the issue while the House speaker said his chamber's representatives had strong feelings about lowering the state's tax on casino proceeds.
MGM Representatives Making Rounds In MarylandRepresentatives of Las Vegas casino and hotel operator MGM are meeting with Maryland officials about plans for a potential casino near the nation's capital.
O'Malley, Busch, Miller To Talk Special SessionGov. Martin O'Malley is scheduled to meet with the Legislature's presiding officers about holding a special session.