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Abortion Rights Advocates Schedule Half a Dozen Rallies in Md. Tuesday

Pro-choice groups and their allies have scheduled a national day of action Tuesday to show support for reproductive rights. There will be gatherings in...

U.S. House Passes LGBTQ Rights Bill Despite GOP Opposition

U.S. House lawmakers on Friday voted to approve sweeping legislation aimed at barring discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity, in spite of...

Raskin Could Become Legal Attack Dog if House Moves to Impeach Trump

If the U.S. House ultimately moves to impeach President Trump, Maryland Rep. Jamie Raskin (D) could be on a team of Democrats that makes...

Frosh Files Consumer Protection Charges Against Purdue Pharma, Sackler Family

Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh (D) brought consumer protection charges Thursday against the manufacturer of OxyContin, saying members of the family that controls...

One Session in, a First-Year Lawmaker Reflects

State Del. Wanika Fisher leans across the table over breakfast at Politics and Prose in Hyattsville and shows a reporter pictures she took on...

Rosenstein in Baltimore: ‘Not Everybody Is Happy With My Decisions’

In some of his first public comments after leaving the Justice Department last week, former Deputy U.S. Attorney General Rod Rosenstein said he made...

Town Hires Firm to Investigate Police Chief Involved in Anton Black Case

Officials from a Caroline County town have hired an independent firm to investigate the role Ridgely Police Chief Gary Manos played in the deadly...

Hogan to Sign Bills That Expand Health Care, Increase Age to Buy Tobacco

Maryland’s governor and legislative leaders will sign dozens of bills into law on Monday, including measures to ease health care enrollment and raise the...

Rate of Opioid Deaths Slowing Overall, But Fentanyl Deaths Surged in 2018

The number of overdose deaths in Maryland increased by 5 percent last year – driven by an increase in the number of deaths from...

Raskin: Trump ‘Declares Himself Above and Beyond the Law’

After a full day of partisan sniping on Capitol Hill, the House Judiciary Committee voted Wednesday to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt...