Maryland Senate OKs Ban On Releasing Balloons Into The SkyThe Maryland Senate has approved a measure that would create a statewide ban on the intentional release of balloons into the atmosphere.
Former State Sen. Ulysses Currie Dies At 84Former Maryland state senator Ulysses Currie has died, Senate President Mike Miller announced Friday.
Sen. Shirley Nathan-Pulliam Retires From Md. State Senate, Citing Health ConcernsNathan-Pulliam served 20 years in the House of Delegates and it was her fifth year in the Senate. 
Bill To Increase Renewable Energy Use In Maryland AdvancesThe Senate amended the bill on the floor Tuesday to eliminate trash incineration as eligible for subsidies under the measure aimed at boosting the growth renewable energy like wind and solar.
Maryland Senate OKs Ban On Foam For Food, Drink ContainersMaryland's Senate has voted to make the state the first in the nation to ban foam containers for food and drink to fight pollution.
Maryland Lawmakers Wrestle With End Of Life Options ActMaryland lawmakers are wrestling with one of the toughest issues in the General Assembly this session, the End of Life Option Act.
Gov. Hogan Names Replacement For Nathaniel Oaks' Vacated Senate SeatMaryland Governor Larry Hogan has announced the replacement for the seat vacated by Nathaniel Oaks.
Delegate Lee To Seek Md. Senate SeatMontgomery County Del. Susan Lee is running for state Senate.
Senate Passes Wine Shipping BillA measure that allows wineries to ship directly to Maryland residents has passed the state Senate.