House Clears Two Gun Safety Bills, But Senate May Be RoadblockThe House sent two bills to the Senate Thursday that would implement universal background checks and close the loophole linked to the 2015 mass shooting in Charleston, South Carolina.
Maryland House Passes Extensive Police Reform MeasureThe Maryland House of Delegates approved an extensive police reform measure on Thursday that includes repeal of job protections long criticized for impeding accountability in misconduct cases.
65% Of Marylanders Approve Of How Gov. Hogan's Doing As Governor, Goucher College Poll FindsSixty-five percent of Marylanders approve of the job Gov. Larry Hogan is doing as governor, a new Goucher College Poll finds.
Maryland Considering Bill To Allow Beer, Wine In Grocery StoresMaryland lawmakers are considering legislation that would allow grocery stores in the state to sell beer and wine.
'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.
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.
Bill Introduced In Maryland House Of Delegates Aims To Hold Law Enforcement Officers Accountable For Use Of Excessive ForceNational voices, local leaders and the families of victims are calling for a shift from protest to policy in the form of a new bill introduced in the Maryland General Assembly on Monday.
Maryland Bill Would Allow Therapy Dogs In SchoolsA bill in the Maryland state legislature would require public schools to allow the use of therapy dogs across the state.
Maryland House Of Delegates Override Hogan's Veto Of Measure To Boost School FundingHouse Democrats are pushing to pass a bill that will increase funding for Maryland schools, but Gov. Larry Hogan is making clear he's not on board.
Maryland Senate Overrides Hogan's Veto Of Measure Requiring Background Checks On Rifle, Shotgun SalesThe Maryland Senate voted Tuesday to override Gov. Larry Hogan's veto of a measure requiring background checks on rifle and shotgun sales in the state.
Maryland House Overrides Veto Of K-12 Education MeasureThe Maryland House of Delegates voted Monday to override Gov. Larry Hogan's veto of a comprehensive K-12 education measure that would boost school funding by billions of dollars over a decade's time.
Counselors Not Cops Act Would Shift Funding For School Resources Officers Toward Paying For More CounselorsThere’s a debate brewing over how to keep kids safe in Maryland classrooms, either with police officers or more counseling.
Democrat Heather Mizeur Hoping To Oust Rep. Andy Harris In Maryland's 1st District; Harford County Executive Mulling Primary ChallengeWhile the election for the seat representing Maryland's first congressional district in the House of Representatives is nearly two years away, the list of candidates hoping to defeat incumbent Rep. Andy Harris is already beginning to take shape.
Longtime Maryland Senate President Mike Miller Laid To Rest SaturdayLongtime Maryland Senate President Mike Miller was laid to rest Saturday.
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.