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Plugged-in Lawyer/Lobbyist to Run for Mayor of Bowie

A veteran behind the scenes player in Annapolis and Prince George’s County is envisioning stepping out onto the main political stage.Attorney and lobbyist Leonard...

Apartment and Office Building Association Gets New State House Lobbyist

The Apartment and Office Building Association (AOBA) of Metropolitan Washington announced Wednesday that Erin Michelle Bradley is joining its regional advocacy team. She’ll become...

New House Speaker Starting to Make the Rounds

The friends, neighbors and political supporters of House Speaker Adrienne A. Jones (D-Baltimore County) are celebrating her ascension to the top job on Wednesday...

Rockeymoore Cummings Calls Article on Her Finances Politically Motivated ‘Hit Piece’

Maryland Democratic Chair Maya Rockeymoore Cummings is hitting back at a published report suggesting that a nonprofit she runs received millions of dollars from...

Not the Same Old Storey for National Legislative Group

And you thought state Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr. (D-Calvert) has had a long tenure: The National Conference of State Legislatures, which...

Montgomery Co. Council Whittles Down Extensive List of Planning Board Applicants

Having received almost two dozen applications for two vacancies on the Planning Board, the Montgomery County Council has narrowed the field to seven candidates...

Crunching Some Numbers from the 2019 General Assembly Session

By Daniel Oyefusi and Jake GluckOnly 40 out of the 188 legislators in the Maryland General Assembly passed at least 50 percent of bills...

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...

Three Days in June: A Chance to Check Out Would-be Senate Presidents

In the nascent, we can't really talk about it yet race to replace Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr. (D-Calvert), who is battling...

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...