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Treasurer for Late Delegate Sentenced in Theft Case

The treasurer of a now-inactive campaign committee for a late delegate has pleaded guilty to theft from the account.Ronald Chesek, who was campaign...

Moms Demand Action Rallies in Annapolis to Support Gun Safety Bills

Andrea Chamblee has replayed the last day she spent with her husband over and over.It was last year.Although it was early in the day,...

Lawmakers Will Study Creation of Legalized Pot Industry

Maryland’s legislative leaders are working to convene a work group to study the legalization of recreational marijuana use in the state.House Majority Leader Kathleen...

City Lawmakers Push to End Tax Sales Over Water Bills

No one should lose their home for a past-due water bill. That’s the notion behind legislation filed by state Sen. Mary Washington (D-Baltimore City) and...

State of the State: Hogan Preaches Bipartisanship But Tweaks Dems on Key Agenda Items

Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr.’s fifth State of the State address Wednesday was a paean to bipartisanship and a celebration of his first-term accomplishments.But...

Text of Gov. Hogan’s State of the State Address

My fellow Marylanders:I am humbled to once again stand before this general assembly after four years of bipartisan cooperation and historic progress to report...

Lawmakers Renew Push for Medical Aid in Dying Bill

Lawmakers and advocates are pushing for a “death with dignity” law for the fourth time in recent years – and this time they think...

Md.’s Police Hiring System Failed. The State Needs to Find Out Why

Many questions arise from the death of 19-year-old Anton Black at the hands of officers of the Greensboro Police Department on Maryland’s Eastern Shore....

Democrats’ Progressive Agenda to Focus on Lifting Maryland’s Middle Class

Maryland’s Democrats are standing with the state’s middle class this legislative session, leaders said Tuesday morning as they unveiled a legislative priorities package that...

Prosecutor Won’t Seek Police Officers’ Indictments in Eastern Shore Teen’s Death

The top prosecutor in Caroline County said late Thursday that he would not seek an indictment against any of the three police officers involved...