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Van Hollen focused on efforts to reduce costs of prescription drugs and to promote more renewable energy.

Top environmentalist says the 2023 session ‘marked a new day for Maryland,’ with strong environmental leaders in the governor’s office and in key positions in the legislature.

The Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland will have new leaders after Dels. Darryl Barnes and Benjamin Brooks say they are giving up their caucus jobs.

The initiative will be especially beneficial to low- and moderate-income homeowners, who often aren’t able to afford the upfront costs associated with making their homes more energy efficient.

Several competitive open-seat Senate primaries are now in the process of being called.

A mystery entity is running a TV ad boosting Democrat Tom Perez for governor.


Eight Democratic gubernatorial candidates have signed a resolution calling for the next governor to support legislation that would get the state to use 100% carbon free electricity by 2035.

Following nearly 2 1/2 hours of debate, the Senate gave preliminary approval Friday to the Abortion Care Access Act, which would allow nurse practitioners,…

Just days after veteran state Senate Finance Chair Delores G. Kelley (D-Baltimore County) signaled her intention to retire, two of the three House incumbents…