Maryland Lawmakers Propose Alcohol Tax Hike For Health PlanMaryland lawmakers and health care advocates proposed increasing the state’s alcohol tax on Wednesday to generate millions of dollars to address health disparities, which have been highlighted by the coronavirus pandemic.
Del. Neil Parrott Removes Himself From Running To Replace State Sen. Andrew Serafini, Who Resigned Over The WeekendDelegate Neil Parrott said Tuesday he will not seek to replace State Sen. Andrew Serafini, focusing instead on his run for Congress.
Maryland Delegate Nino Mangione Introduces Monument Protection Act Of 2021Maryland Delegate Nino Mangione is introducing a bill ahead of next year's legislative session aimed at protecting monuments.
Gov. Hogan Appoints Dana Jones To Maryland House Of DelegatesGov. Larry Hogan announced Thursday the appointment of Dana Jones to the Maryland General Assembly.
Coronavirus Latest: Maryland General Assembly Will Not Reconvene In May For Special SessionThe General Assembly will not reconvene for a special session in May due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Climate Change Bills Failed In Shortened Maryland SessionSome high-profile measures aimed at addressing climate change and other environmental measures were among the bills that failed to pass.
More Than 5K Marylanders File For Unemployment In Part Due To Coronavirus PandemicMore than 5,000 people in Maryland filed for unemployment Monday in part due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Maryland Lawmakers Convene For Last Day Of Shortened Session, Approve Coronavirus BillMaryland lawmakers are convening for the last planned day of a shortened legislative session due to the coronavirus.
Coronavirus In Maryland: General Assembly Ending Session Early, First Time Since Civil WarWith the number of cases of the coronavirus in Maryland growing, lawmakers at the State House are ending their session more than two weeks early.
Coronavirus In Maryland: Lawmakers Take Up Priority Bills In Weekend SessionMaryland lawmakers are scheduled to take up an emergency measure to address the new coronavirus.
Tax On Internet Ads Gets Traction In MarylandA measure to make Maryland the first state in the nation to tax companies like Facebook and Google for money they make from digital ads on the internet is making steps forward in the state's legislature.
Hogan Appoints Lisa Belcastro To Fill General Assembly VacancyGov. Larry Hogan has appointed Lisa Belcastro to fill a legislative vacancy representing parts of Baltimore County in the Maryland General Assembly, the governor's office said Tuesday.
Maryland Senate OKs Sports Betting MeasureSports betting would be allowed at Maryland's six casinos, horse racing tracks and potentially at a Washington Redskins stadium, under a measure the Maryland Senate approved Tuesday.
Maryland Senate Passes Bill Requiring Background Checks For All Rifle, Shotgun SalesThe Maryland Senate has passed a bill that would require background checks for all rifle and shotgun sales, including private sales and transfers.
Md. Lawmaker Proposes Bill Requiring Slow Drivers To Stay In Right LaneA Maryland lawmaker is hoping to prevent road rage by requiring slower drivers to stay in the right lane.