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Tag Archives: Maggie McIntosh

Kirwan defends plan, blasts Hogan over ‘half-baked’ comment

ANNAPOLIS — The leader of a commission charged with revamping the state’s public education system offered a blistering rebuttal Thursday to comments by Gov. Larry Hogan, who last week called the panel’s plan “well-meaning but half-baked.” William “Brit” Kirwan rebuked ...

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With hospital money, Hogan’s budget draws first fire

  ANNAPOLIS — Gov. Larry Hogan released detailed budget numbers to the Democrat-controlled General Assembly Wednesday morning, and part of his plan quickly drew fire from the Senate president. In a preview Tuesday, the governor touted that his proposed budget ...

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McIntosh eyes possible races for Md. comptroller, governor

ANNAPOLIS — Del. Maggie McIntosh is thinking a lot about her political future these days. McIntosh, D-Baltimore City and the chair of the Appropriations Committee, said Thursday that she is taking a hard look over the next few months at potential ...

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Md. House passes modified UM partnership bill

The Maryland House of Delegates approved legislation calling for stronger ties between two University of Maryland institutions Wednesday after a committee amended the bill to clarify that the two schools are not merging. The bill now has the blessing of ...

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High-school assessment struggles not surprising to higher education officials

A new assessment test given to high-school students across the state found that less than half of Maryland’s 10th-graders are meeting expectations for their English skills and less than a third of students taking Algebra 1 are meeting their performance ...

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