The Maryland Senate gave final approval Monday night to legislation that bans a controversial natural gas drilling process.Read More »
“For the gentleman who is celebrating his birthday today, I think we should only celebrate his birthday when five other senators have their birthdays.” Sen. Justin Ready, R-Carroll County, speaking of Sen. Craig Zucker, D-Montgomery County, who celebrated his 42nd birthday ...Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — A Maryland House panel has voted against Gov. Larry Hogan’s redistricting reform bill, but a Senate committee has passed a bill to create a mid-Atlantic compact for drawing congressional district lines. The Republican governor’s bill rejected Monday would ...Read More »
You can't take the politics out of politics, and at least part of Gov. Larry Hogan's comments Friday when announced his support for a fracking ban that were directed at Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr. left Sen. Robert A. "Bobby" Zirkin bitter.Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — The Maryland House of Delegates has passed the state’s $43.5 billion budget. The House voted 135-6 for the measure Thursday. The bill now goes to the Senate. The House also voted 112-29 for a companion bill that is ...Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — Competing bills that ban fracking or extend the current moratorium on the controversial natural gas extraction process are both likely headed to the Senate for a vote. Sen. Joan Carter Conway, D-Baltimore City and chair of the Education, ...Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — A Maryland measure aimed at keeping antibiotics effective is headed to the state Senate. The Keep Antibiotics Effective Act will be before the Senate this week. The Senate Education, Health and Environmental Affairs Committee passed the bill out ...
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