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In Letter, Del. Cox Defends Remarks Invoking Holocaust on House Floor

Del. Daniel L. Cox (R-Frederick) pushed backed against criticism lodged by Jewish members of the General Assembly, accusing his colleagues in a letter of...

Former Md. Medical Examiner’s Testimony for Chauvin Defense Stems Review of Past Cases

The attorney general of Maryland said his office is considering a review of cases done by and under the supervision of a former state...

Chesapeake Bay, Southern Md. Could See New Federal Park, Heritage Designations

By Jennifer MandatoThe Maryland congressional delegation is pushing legislation to protect and enhance the natural resources throughout Southern Maryland and the Chesapeake Bay area...

Quest for D.C. Statehood Finds New Friends and Foes: Other States

Congress had yet to even schedule a hearing on a measure granting statehood to the District of Columbia when a panel of state lawmakers...

Senate Panel Concurs With House Amendments to Police Reform Bills

The General Assembly made big leaps Tuesday towards reconciling a bicameral police reform package to be sent to the governor’s desk before the session...

Maryland Matters Special Event Right Around the Corner

In the last few years, the Maryland General Assembly has changed drastically, following the departure of the two longest-serving presiding officers in history.Has policy...

Ferguson: Police Reform Must Be Top Priority in Final Weeks of Session

With less than three weeks remaining in the 2021 General Assembly session, Senate President Bill Ferguson (D-Baltimore City) has urged the Senate Judicial Proceedings...

Maryland Lawmakers Want to Reform Policing. We Break Down the Bills That Would Do...

Police reform has been top of mind for many Marylanders this General Assembly session — lawmakers included.Following a year fraught with nationally highlighted examples...

On Reopenings, Counties Are All Over the Map

One day before the state lifts most COVID-19 restrictions on business activity and social gatherings, local leaders in Maryland’s largest jurisdictions opted to go...

Legislative Leadership Changed Dramatically. Has Policy Changed Too?

In the last few years, the Maryland General Assembly has changed drastically, following the departure of the two longest-serving presiding officers in history.Has policy...