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Reaction to Governor’s Budget Proposal: Upbeat So Far

Maryland lawmakers kicked off budget season with a bipartisan tone on Wednesday as thousands of budget books were distributed in the state capital.At first...

Lawmakers Eye Carbon Tax to Pay Part of Kirwan Tab

A carbon tax bill will be back in the General Assembly for the third year in a row, House and Senate sponsors said Tuesday,...
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Hogan’s $480M Retort to Senator’s ‘Toilet’ Taunt

Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) rejected a Southern Maryland lawmaker’s claim that the state hasn’t done enough to ease the region’s grueling commutes.Asked...

Lawmaker: MDOT Treats Southern Md. ‘Like a Toilet’

State lawmakers and local officials from Southern Maryland served notice on Thursday that they intend to launch a full court press to bring commuter...

Divided Bd. of Public Works OK’s Hogan-Franchot Highway Compromise

A divided Board Public Works voted on Wednesday to advance Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr.’s top transportation priority — the reconstruction of the American...

10 Issues for the 2020 General Assembly Session

When the 441st session of the Maryland General Assembly gavels in on Wednesday, lawmakers will begin a 90-day marathon of lawmaking.Thousands of bills will...

Analysis: A Bumpy Road to a Highway Compromise

Having reached a hard-fought compromise with Comptroller Peter V.R. Franchot (D) late last week, Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) now appears to have...

Letter: The Hogan-Franchot Compromise Is Magical Thinking

I read with interest Bruce DePuyt’s thoughtful article "Hogan-Franchot Highway Compromise Hailed as ‘Win-Win.'" Despite its title some communities and Montgomery County are clear...

And the Most Popular Governor in America Is…

For years, Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker (R) has been the most popular chief executive in the nation.Move over, boss. There is a new #1.According...

Top Hogan Aide Taking Job With Highway Concessionaire

Amanda Allen, an original member of the Hogan administration, is leaving her state government post this week to take a position with Transurban, the...