Del. Ronald Watson Appointed To Maryland Senate SeatWatson was appointed to fill a vacancy created when Douglas J.J. Peters left office after being appointed to the University System of Maryland Board of Regents.
Maryland Senate Republican Leadership Calls On President Ferguson To Apologize For 'Public Shaming' Of Dr. Robert Redfield For Wuhan Lab Leak CommentsRepublican leaders in the Maryland Senate Tuesday called on Senate President Bill Ferguson to formally apologize to Dr. Robert Redfield, senior public health adviser to Governor Larry Hogan, for what they called "disparaging comments" made to Redfield after he said he believes the coronavirus "escaped" from a lab in Wuhan.
Maryland Lawmakers Still Negotiating On Police ReformMaryland lawmakers kept negotiating on a package of extensive police reform legislation on Friday, but they will miss a deadline to pass the legislation to Gov. Larry Hogan in time for them to override any potential vetoes of the legislation this year before they adjourn April 12.
Maryland Senate Advances Sweeping Police Accountability BillThe Maryland Senate has advanced a far-reaching police reform measure already passed by the House of Delegates.
'Change Is Necessary': Police Reform Bills Pass Committee Hurdle In Maryland SenateA series of police reform bills passed the committee hurdle in the Maryland Senate Thursday.
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.
Proponents Of Legislation In Maryland Senate Say It Will Improve Body Camera TransparencyA bill up for discussion in the Maryland Senate wants to change the standard for police body-worn cameras.
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.
Former Maryland Senate President Mike Miller Dies At Age 78Thomas V. "Mike" Miller, Jr., the former President of the Maryland Senate, died Friday afternoon, his family said. He was 78.
Maryland Senate Republicans Elect New LeadershipRepublicans in the Maryland Senate elected new leadership on Saturday.
Hogan Appoints Paul Corderman To Maryland SenateGov. Larry Hogan has appointed Paul Corderman to a Maryland Senate seat in Washington County.
Maryland State Sen. Andrew Serafini Resigns From OfficeState Senator Andrew Serafini is resigning effective August 1, the state's Senate Republican Caucus announced Thursday.
Maryland General Assembly Passes Kirwan Commission Education Funding PlanThe Maryland General Assembly gave final approval Tuesday night to a far-reaching education measure aimed at improving K-12 education throughout the state.
Maryland House Of Delegates Passes Single-Use Plastic Bag BanPlastic bags are one step closer to becoming a thing of the past in the State of Maryland.