Bill Would Allow Maryland Students To Enroll In Tuition-Free, Public Virtual SchoolAs some Maryland students begin to head back to the classroom nearly a year after the COVID-19 pandemic began, some state lawmakers have introduced legislation that would give students the option to take part in a full-time online public school program.
Maryland State Senators Get Negative COVID-19 Test ResultsFollow-up tests for the coronavirus have turned out negative after several Maryland state senators missed a day of session as a precaution, Senate President Bill Ferguson said Wednesday.
6 Maryland State Senators Miss Tuesday Morning Floor Session After Getting Positive Rapid COVID-19 Test Results"Several" positive rapid COVID-19 tests were reported at the Maryland State House campus in Annapolis Tuesday, Senate President Bill Ferguson said at the beginning of the morning's Senate session.
Maryland General Assembly Passes $1B Pandemic Relief MeasureThe Maryland General Assembly passed a pandemic relief measure on Friday that will deliver more than $1 billion in tax relief and economic stimulus for low-income families and small businesses.
Maryland Lawmakers Overturn Hogan's Veto On Kirwan Education Plan, Move Ahead With First Tax On Internet AdsMaryland lawmakers are moving forward with a first-in-the-nation tax on internet ads for big tech companies like Facebook and Google to help pay for a comprehensive and costly measure to improve K-12 education.
Maryland Senate Passes $577M Settlement For HBCU LawsuitThe Maryland Senate unanimously passed a measure on Friday for a $577 million settlement to a long-running lawsuit involving the state’s four historically Black colleges.
Maryland Senate To Add $520M To Gov. Larry Hogan's COVID-19 Relief MeasureThe Maryland Senate plans to add about $520 million to Gov. Larry Hogan’s proposal to help the state recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, leading Democrats who control the chamber announced Wednesday.
Lawmakers Set To Tackle Policing Reform This Session In Maryland General AssemblyPolice accountability remains among the top priorities in the Maryland General Assembly this session.
Bills To Watch This Session In The Maryland General AssemblyThe latest session of the Maryland General Assembly kicked off last week with a number of changes due to COVID-19.
Bill Would Allow Alcohol Carry-Out, Delivery To Continue In Maryland After COVID-19 Pandemic EndsA bill working its way through the Maryland General Assembly would allow some restaurants, bars and taverns to continue selling alcoholic beverages that could be consumed off-site even after the COVID-19 pandemic ends.
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan's Fiscal Year 2022 Budget Proposal Includes COVID-19 Relief, $7.5B For SchoolsMaryland Gov. Larry Hogan unveiled the highlights of his proposed Fiscal Year 2022 budget Tuesday afternoon as the state continues to grapple with the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.