Maryland Lawmakers Announce Nearly $55.4 Million In Funding To Expand Mental Health Services & Substance Abuse ProgramsA group of lawmakers announced nearly $55.4 million in federal funding from the American Rescue Plan to expand access to mental health services and substance abuse treatment programs across Maryland.
Cardin, U.S. Senate Delegation To Cuba Ahead Of EmbassiesA bipartisan delegation of U.S. senators is in Cuba to meet with top government officials and others to discuss the ongoing rapprochement between the two countries.
Life Without Parole Measure Draws Passionate DebateMaryland senators on Friday passionately debated a bill that would designate judges, rather than juries, to decide life without parole sentences.
Bill Moves Ahead To Protect Residents From Fracking DamageMaryland senators on Friday showed signs of cooperation on the topic of fracking, adopting two amendments to a bill opponents worried was another way of banning the natural gas drilling method.
2 Dems Seek End Of 2001 Authorization For Military ForceTwo Democratic senators want to terminate legislation approving the use of military force against perpetrators of the Sept. 11 attacks -- effective in three years.
Redskins To Senators: Team's Name Is 'Respectful'Redskins President Bruce Allen says in a letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid that the NFL team's nickname is "respectful" toward Native Americans.
50 Senators To NFL: Change Redskins' Racist NameA renewed push to change the name of the Washington Redskins. Fifty U.S. senators sent a letter to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, including some from Maryland. They say the name is a racist slur and now is the time to change it.
Senators: Obama Nominates Georgetown Prof. As JudgeMaryland's senators say President Barack Obama has nominated a visiting professor at the Georgetown University Law Center to fill a vacancy on the Fourth Circuit of the U.S. Court of Appeals.
Bills Would Allow Expungements For More OffensesSome of Maryland's senators are impatient for a law that would let people get certain felonies, or at least a greater range of misdemeanors, cleared off their records.
Senators Want To Raise Max Penalty For MurderTwo senators say 30 years in prison isn't long enough for someone who commits a ghastly murder. But right now, that's the maximum for defendants convicted of second-degree murder, according to Maryland law.
Senators-Penguins PreviewEven as numbers on a roster, the Pittsburgh Penguins' power play appears intimidating.
Penguins Top Senators 4-1 To Take Series OpenerPaul Martin and Chris Kunitz scored power-play goals and Pascal Dupuis added his sixth goal of the playoffs and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Ottawa Senators 4-1 in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals on Tuesday.
Round 2 Preview: Senators Vs. PenguinsFor the first time since 2010, the Pittsburgh Penguins have advanced to the Eastern Conference Semifinals. Standing in their way? The Ottawa Senators.
Penguins To Meet Senators In Round 2With an overtime goal by Brooks Orpik in Game 6, the Pittsburgh Penguins advanced to the second round of the playoffs for the first time since 2010.
Mask May Link Deadly Ricin To Obama Letter SuspectA dust mask may link a Mississippi man to an apparent attempt to poison President Obama and other public officials. James Dutschke is accused of sending ricin-tainted letters through the mail.