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Four Vying to Replace Kopp as Treasurer, Though Davis Remains the Overwhelming Favorite

Editor's Note: The Special Joint Legislative Committee to Select the State Treasurer voted Monday morning to recommend Del. Dereck E. Davis for the treasurer...

How Paid Leave, Tax Cut For Rich And More Could Get Axed From Biden’s...

Congressional Democrats cheered on the floor of the U.S. House after approving President Joe Biden’s massive social spending and climate bill.But a major struggle...

Commission Considering General Assembly Pay Increases; How Md. Pay Stacks Up to Other States

Maryland lawmakers currently earn a yearly salary of $50,330 — but that figure could be increasing soon as the General Assembly Compensation Commission considers...

Maryland Matters on the Air

Maryland Matters Founding Editor Josh Kurtz was the guest on the latest episode of "The Friday Reporter," a podcast about journalism — with a...

Immigration Protections in Biden’s Social Policy Bill Face a New Test in the Senate

Nearly 100 U.S. House Democrats are pushing the Senate to expand immigration protections in President Joe Biden’s massive social spending and climate bill, and...

Progressive Md., Working Families Party Release New Round of Endorsements

Progressive Maryland and Maryland Working Families have issued a second round of endorsements in state and local races for the 2022 Democratic primaries. Last...
Build Back Better

Jon Baron: Evidence-Based Standards in Build Back Better Act Could Transform Higher-Ed

This gubernatorial candidate believes funding in Biden’s Build Back Better Act would allow the state to bring proven programs to scale, and the benefits for Maryland would be enormous.

Legislative Redistricting Advisory Commission Adopts Congressional Map to Present to General Assembly

Maryland's 1st Congressional District would cross the Chesapeake Bay Bridge to include a small portion of Anne Arundel County with the Eastern Shore under...

Hogan Clashes With Mosby, Other Baltimore Leaders Over His Latest Crime-Fighting Plan

Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) said Tuesday that he will withhold funding from Baltimore’s state's attorney until she provides data on crime and...

With Trump’s Backing, Dan Cox’s Gubernatorial Bid Gains National Exposure

In an endorsement that provided a sharp jolt to the Republican gubernatorial primary, former President Donald Trump voiced strong support for Del. Daniel L....