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Virus Prompts States to Put Plastic Bag Bans on Hold

One of the many bills that fell by the wayside when the General Assembly adjourned three weeks early was a measure to ban single-use...

Opinion: What Will Maryland’s Climate Legacy Be This Year?

As we approach "crossover" day in the State House Monday, our Maryland leaders should ask themselves: What will be Maryland's climate legacy this year?That...

Md. Congressional Dems Make Honor Roll in Green Group’s Annual Report Card

The nine Democrats in Maryland's congressional delegation scored perfect or near-perfect scores from a leading national environmental group in 2019, according to a just-released...

Opinion: Bipartisan Emergency Bill Would Halt Bad Deal on Conowingo

The State of Maryland has a powerful and binding tool to help improve water quality and the health of the Chesapeake Bay for the...

Opinion: The Water Quality Accountability Act Is a Water Privatization Bill

Don’t be fooled: the Water Quality Accountability Act (SB 820/ HB 1416) is a water privatization bill. It would take away all public funding...

Opinion: On Housing Affordability

The increasing homeless population in all urban centers shows that achieving housing equity will require an innovative approach to residential distribution along with a...

Opinion: Maryland’s Energy Can be Clean, But Will it be Smart?

The Maryland legislature passed an initiative last year positioning the state as one of few across the country making drastic efforts to reduce the...

Opinion: Montgomery Council Must Act Now to Protect Residents From 5G Radiation

The next generation in wireless telecommunications is just around the corner, the experts tell us, and the telecom companies that will sell us this...

Poll Finds Strong Support for Wind Energy Project Off the Ocean City Coast

As state and federal regulators weigh the fate of two proposed wind energy installations off the coast of Ocean City, a recent poll conducted...

The Word ‘Deregulation’ Rears Its Head in Annapolis Utility Debate

Say the word "deregulation" around the Maryland State House, and people start to get nervous.Not that it hasn't happened before: The state's electric and...