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It’s Our Birthday — And We Wouldn’t Be Here Without You

On the morning of March 1, 2017, a few thousand people received an introductory email from a new entity called Maryland Matters. It included...

Roundup: House Republicans Attempt Amendments on Local Tax, Election Measures

A proposal to give counties more power over their local income taxes received preliminary approval in the House of Delegates on Thursday after Republican...

Bills Would Expand Ballot Drop-Boxes, Allow Voters to Automatically Receive Absentee Ballots

After Maryland voters overwhelmingly embraced mail-in voting last year, state legislators are looking to permanently expand and improve the state’s absentee ballot system.House Bill...

Tensions High During House Debate on Changing County Commissioners’ Elections

The House of Delegates will continue debate later this week on a bill that would change the way some Maryland counties elect their commissioners.Debate...

Repeal, Replace or Reinstate: How Senate Panelists Voted on The Law Enforcement Officers’ Bill...

After days of passionate debate, the Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee passed legislation intended to repeal and replace the Law Enforcement Officers' Bill of Rights out of the committee.

Tech Groups, U.S. Chamber Sue to Halt Maryland Digital Ad Tax

Tech lobbyists and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce are challenging Maryland’s newly passed digital advertising tax in federal court ― days after Democrats in...

Lawmakers Push to Replace School Police with Counselors

When a child is arrested by a police officer stationed in a Baltimore City public school, they are handcuffed, placed in cages, photographed and...

President Miller Lies in State

Former Maryland Senate president Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr. (D) returned one last time to the Maryland State House Thursday evening -- the place...

Here’s What Biden Plans to Do on His First Day as President

Joe Biden early Wednesday unveiled the list of executive orders, memos and directives he will make when he assumes the presidency later in the...

‘The House Is on Fire’: Prisoners’ Rights Activists Call on Hogan to Act Immediately

Alonzo Turner Bey went into Maryland’s prison system at age 17. He served 31 years, six months and 15 days with asthma, high blood...