Tag Archives: Jill Carter

City charter amendments would alter ‘strong mayor’ system of government

Baltimore City Councilman Bill Henry, shown at an earlier meeting, says the city needs to do a better job of providing comprehensive and easily accessible information showing which tax breaks have been granted to whom. (The Daily Record / Maximilian Franz)

City Councilmen Bill Henry and Kristerfer Burnett announced Wednesday that they plan to introduce a trio of charter amendments designed to reduce the power of the mayor in Baltimore. The councilmen said they intend to submit the bills on Monday ...

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Senate panel weighs independent probes of police killings

Del. Jill P. Carter, D-Baltimore City, is the chief sponsor of House Bill 283, which would make government agencies liable for attorneys’ fees and legal costs, in addition to damages, if a plaintiff prevails on a state constitutional claim.

ANNAPOLIS – Amid racial unrest spurred by police slayings of unarmed black men in other states, a Baltimore state senator urged her colleagues Tuesday to support legislation requiring that investigations of killings by officers be conducted by outside investigators. The ...

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Hogan appoints Jill Carter to fill Senate vacancy

Sen. Jill P. Carter, D-Baltimore. (The Daily Record / Bryan P. Sears)

A former state delegate and member of Mayor Catherine Pugh’s administration will serve out the remaining term of disgraced Sen. Nathaniel T. Oaks. Gov. Larry Hogan named Jill P. Carter to fill out the remainder of the 2018 term following ...

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