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Portrait of Elijah Cummings to be Exhibited in Baltimore Before Moving to U.S. Capitol

A new portrait honoring the life and legacy of U.S. Congressman Elijah E. Cummings will be unveiled at the Baltimore Museum of Art.

Rare Special Session Has Its Mysteries and Its Charms

Regular General Assembly sessions — except when they are interrupted by the plague — have a certain common rhythm to them.But special sessions are...

Frick to Hang Shingle as Lobbyist; Kress Hammen Brings Lininger on Board

Former Maryland House Majority Leader C. William Frick (D-Montgomery) is setting up his own lobbying firm.In an interview, Frick, who served in the House...

1st Congressional District Democratic Candidates Criticize Mizeur on Redistricting

Two Democratic contenders for Maryland’s 1st Congressional District criticized their common rival Heather R. Mizeur (D) on Monday for weighing in on the redistricting...
Redistricting

Opinion: Why Is the Prince George’s County Executive Silent About Redistricting?

One resident says the county council's redistricting map approval process was anything but transparent.

House Votes to Enact USM Collective Bargaining Bill, Senate Procurement Bills

On Monday evening, Maryland House lawmakers voted to enact several bills that were overridden by the Senate earlier in the day, officially putting them...

On Special Session’s First Day, Lawmakers Advance Democratic Congressional Map

On the first day of a special session, the Maryland General Assembly took steps to advance a congressional redistricting proposal that is likely to...

Montgomery County Sen. William Smith Opts Out of Race for Attorney General

Sen. William C. Smith Jr. (D-Montgomery) has decided not to enter the race for Attorney General.The chairman of the Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee, Smith...

Senate Votes to Override Hogan’s Veto of Parole Reform Bill, More than a Dozen...

The Maryland Senate voted to override Republican Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr.’s veto of a bill that removes the governor’s office from parole decisions....

Once-in-a-Decade Congressional Redistricting Effort Will Be the Focus at Special Session

Lawmakers will take swift action on new congressional district boundaries when the General Assembly convenes in Annapolis on Monday for a rare December special...