A pair of Montgomery County senators are expect to announce their support Wednesday for a statutory moratorium on hydraulic fracturing, joining a colleague in the House of Delegates who has already announced plans to sponsor such a bill in the 2013 General Assembly.
Here’s a few other state headlines:
- The Baltimore Sun reports on the apparent political rift between Gov. Martin O’Malley and his brother, Patrick O’Malley.
- The Washington Post reports that O’Malley’s Celtic rock band is booked to play Saturday at an early voting party.
- MarylandReporter.com reports on the impact of a tax hike on chewing tobacco and cheap cigars.
- The Herald-Mail reports that a new Hagerstown stadium is not a done-deal, and may be dependent on the election.