Hogan rejects $577M settlement of HBCU lawsuit

Gov. Larry Hogan vetoed a bill settling litigation over state funding for Maryland's historically black colleges and universities. Hogan vetoed the bill, which would have delivered $577 million in additional state funding over a decade to settle a years-old lawsuit with Maryland's four HBCUs, citing increased spending amidst the fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic. "The COVID-19 pandemic ...

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