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House Committee’s Proposed Budget Funds Kirwan, Reduces Private School Scholarships

It wasn’t the easy budgeting year that lawmakers thought they might have early in the legislative session, but House appropriators approved a $46 billion...

Senate Gives Preliminary Approval To “X” on Driver’s Licenses

Lawmakers are supporting a new license in the state of Maryland to recognize residents who don’t identify as male or female.The Maryland Senate gave...

Bicyclists Press Lawmakers for Share of the Road and Share of the Pie

When the House of Delegates votes on a traffic safety bill later this week that would boost penalties for motorists involved in crashes with...

As Bay Crossing Options Surface, Anne Arundel Wants Say Over Potential 3rd Span

Lawmakers and residents of Anne Arundel County urged a Senate panel on Wednesday to give them the ability to veto possible construction of a...

House, Senate Bills Could Jam Up Hogan Highway Plan

Maryland lawmakers will hear testimony this week on a measure that would give counties potential veto power over the Hogan administration’s $9 billion plan...

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...

Proposal for Maglev Meets Resistance From Black Caucus

Top officials with the firm looking to bring “the fastest trains in the world” to Maryland encountered resistance from members of the Legislative Black...

MADD’s National President Visits Annapolis to Stump for Ignition Interlocks

The national president of the advocacy group Mothers Against Drunk Driving was in Annapolis this week, promoting legislation that would require all drunk driving...

Lawmakers Seek Longer Environmental Review for Hogan Road-Widening Plan

Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr.’s plan to widen the Capital Beltway and Interstate 270 could be pushed back for a year if the General...

Hogan Previews $46.6 Billion Budget Plan

Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) will introduce a budget on Friday that includes no new taxes, raises for state employees and spending on...