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Brochin, Kittleman Form Group to Endorse Redistricting Commission Maps

A bipartisan pair of former lawmakers that lost narrow elections in 2018 have formed a nonprofit group to pressure the General Assembly to accept...

‘Guardians of the First Amendment’ Memorial Dedicated in Annapolis

A crowd of hundreds gathered in Annapolis on Monday — declared as Freedom of the Press Day in Maryland — for the dedication of...

Settled into New Homes, Refugees in U.S. Say They are Working for a Better...

Violence, persecution and wars amid a global pandemic added to the growing number of displaced persons around the world last year.The United Nations reports...

Winning Over Vaccine Holdouts Will Require Sustained Effort, Health Secretary Says

In the roughly five months since COVID-19 vaccines became available, two-thirds of Maryland adults have received at least one dose.More than 5.5 million shots...

Federal, State And Local Lawmakers Convene To Reinvest In Communities Divided By Unfinished Highways

Top leaders in Maryland and the city of Baltimore are united in support for legislation introduced to reconnect communities divided by infrastructure projects, like Baltimore’s...
Masks

Hogan Aligns Maryland’s Mask Policy with New CDC Guidance

Marylanders who have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 no longer need to wear a mask in most settings, nor do they need to practice...

Change at Md. Matters: Gaines to Become Editor, Kurtz to Return to Reporting

Maryland Matters is announcing that Deputy Editor Danielle E. Gaines will become editor of the website on Wednesday.She'll replace Josh Kurtz, the Maryland Matters...

Maryland Matters Wins 10 Awards from Press Association

Nine Maryland Matters reporters and contributing writers were awarded for excellence this week by the Maryland-Delaware-District of Columbia Press Association.In a virtual ceremony that concluded Friday,...
Report: $2B Gap in Funding for State Transit Systems

State to Embark on Next Phase of Central Maryland Transit Plan

The Maryland Transit Administration and five metro Baltimore jurisdictions announced on Thursday that they are moving forward with their joint pursuit of improved transportation...

Mirroring National Trend, Maryland’s “Trump Counties” Are Slower to Get Vaccinated

In a recently-produced video circulating on social media, Rep. Andrew P. Harris (R-Md.) urges people to get vaccinated against COVID-19.Joined by nine other Republican...