Committee, Stakeholders Mull Changes To Charter School BillA Senate education committee is mulling amendments to Gov. Larry Hogan's charter school expansion plan.
Md. Senate Passes Sales Tax Bill For 3rd-Party Travel SitesMaryland lawmakers are on a path to imposing a sales tax on travel agencies.
State Sen. Jamie Raskin To Run For CongressMaryland State Sen. Jamie Raskin says he is running for the congressional seat that will open when Rep. Chris Van Hollen runs for Senate.
Senate OKs Artificial Insemination Bill For Same-Sex CouplesFemale same-sex couples in Maryland would have the same health care benefits for artificial insemination as heterosexual couples, under a bill passed by the state Senate.
Md. Senate Votes To Raise Judges' Mandatory Retirement AgeThe Maryland Senate has voted to raise the mandatory retirement age of judges from 70 to 75.
Maryland Senate Approves False Claims Bill To Fight FraudA Maryland measure to help stop fraud and abuse in state and local government has passed the state Senate.
Md. Senate Votes To End State-Mandated Stormwater FeesThe Maryland Senate voted unanimously Friday to end state-mandated stormwater management fees, a priority of Republican Gov. Larry Hogan.
Senate President: Charter School Bill To Offer More OptionsCharter schools would have more flexibility when it comes to management and families would have more opportunities for education under a bill being considered in the Maryland Senate.
Maryland House Approves $40.4B BudgetThe Maryland House of Delegates passed the state's $40.4 billion budget on Thursday, restoring added education funding and a cost-of-living adjustment for state employees.
Maryland Senate President's Stormwater Bill Moves ForwardA bill to end mandatory stormwater management fees is moving through the Maryland Senate.
Supporters Of Maryland House Budget Rally ChangesLeaders of a Maryland Senate panel that steers state spending say recent changes to the state budget are something the whole General Assembly can support.
Senate Approves Bill To Restore Ex-Felon Voting RightsThe Maryland Senate has voted in favor of a bill restoring voting rights to ex-felons immediately after their release from prison.
Bill To Implement Fertilizer Regulations Gets StrippedA Senate committee voted Friday to establish deadlines for fertilizer regulations -- an issue of concern for both farmers and for environmentalists who are concerned about pollution.
AP Source: Edwards To Seek Maryland Senate SeatA Democratic congressional aide says Rep. Donna Edwards has informed House leadership that she plans to run for the Maryland Senate seat left open by longtime Sen. Barbara Mikulski's retirement.
Md. AG Brian Frosh Endorses Van Hollen For SenateMaryland Attorney General Brian Frosh has endorsed Democratic Rep. Chris Van Hollen for Senate.