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Md. has a right-to-gripe law that protects consumers from retaliation by retailers if they post a bad review.

Surplus

Legislature’s fiscal advisers believe the state can weather a financial storm if a recession hits.

The governor’s victory tour includes a stop before one of his favorite organizations.

Marijuana legalization is on ballots in five states, including four states where Republicans are in control of both legislative chambers and the governor’s office.

Lessons

Sixteen million people of working age in the U.S. suffer with long COVID and of those, from 2 to 4 million people were unemployed in June and July.

Default could hit Maryland hard; Hoyer calls it ‘a phony issue’ trumped up by Republicans.

Despite some whispers in Annapolis, Democratic nominee rejects the idea that there are any hard feelings from the primary.

The Urban Institute is working with cities in a dozen states, including Baltimore, on strategies to bring Black homeownership back up.

Working with the University of Maryland and other research universities to find evidence-based solutions for public policy challenges.

Biden’s appearance at a truck parts factory seemed gift-wrapped for U.S. Rep. David Trone (D), who faces a tough political climate as he seeks a third term.