Maryland General Assembly Session Begins With Changes Due To COVID-19 PandemicLawmakers have big items on the agenda for the 90-day session; top of mind is providing financial relief to Marylanders hit hard amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Maryland Lawmakers Push For Wage Replacement Plan For New Moms, CaregiversSome Maryland lawmakers are seeking relief for families in need of paid medical leave.
Proposed Rule Could Limit The Number Of Bills Senators Can FileSenate bills may become a hot commodity in Maryland if a rule proposed this week is enacted.
Maryland Lawmakers Propose Legislation For Stricter Penalties Against Hate CrimesHate crimes are on the rise in the U.S. and Maryland is no exception.
Maryland House Republicans Focus On Battling CrimeMaryland's House Republicans outlined measures aimed at fighting crime on Thursday as priorities of the House GOP.
Report On Sexual Harassment Complaints Against Maryland Lawmakers Set To Be ReleasedThe report is set to be released at a meeting of the Legislative Policy Committee on Friday.
Md. Lawmakers Considering Bill That Would Make It Easier For Child Sex Abuse Victims To Report AbuseAdvocates for victims of child sex abuse urged lawmakers to lift the statute of limitations for reporting abuse.
Maryland Lawmakers Pass $15 Minimum Wage Starting In 2025Maryland lawmakers have passed the 'Fight for 15' bill.
Maryland Lawmakers Near Crossover DeadlineCrossover day is a deadline set by lawmakers for a bill to pass either the House or the Senate to have a chance of clearing both chambers and making it to the governor's desk.
Lawmaker Files 'Jared Kushner Act' To Limit Tenant ArrestsA Maryland lawmaker has introduced the "Jared Kushner Act," a bill that would prevent state judges from issuing arrest warrants for certain tenants.
Md. Lawmakers React To Firing of Former FBI Director James ComeyWJZ's investigator Mike Hellgren spoke with Maryland lawmakers regarding Trump firing FBI Director James Comey.
Maryland Lawmakers Meet For Weekend SessionMaryland lawmakers will be in session this weekend as the Legislature nears its scheduled adjournment.
Deadline For Report On Business Climate ExtendedMaryland lawmakers have extended a deadline for a commission to submit a report on the state's business climate.