A few government and politics headlines for Monday.Read More »
Two travel plazas being renovated on Interstate 95 in Harford and Cecil counties may open months ahead of schedule.Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — A panel of Maryland lawmakers reached agreement Monday night on a package of budget measures that include an income tax increase on residents who make more than $100,000, as the General Assembly neared adjournment in an unusually chaotic ...
Tagged with: budget cuts deficit Ed Kasemeyer General Assembly house of delegates income tax legislative session Martin O'Malley maryland Maryland Court of Special Appeals Michael E. Busch public-private partnerships revenues senate special session state centerRead More »
ANNAPOLIS — With time ticking away on the final day of General Assembly, the Senate on Monday passed its version of an administration-backed bill that creates rules for public-private partnerships, setting up action by the House of Delegates, which passed ...Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — The Maryland Senate has passed a measure designed to help foster public-private partnerships on big projects like roads and public buildings. The Senate voted 26-20 for the measure on Monday. The Senate bill is the same proposal Gov. ...Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — Maryland lawmakers will enter the final day of the 2012 session faced with a long list of unresolved important issues. Faced with mandatory adjournment at midnight, the long-time presiding officers of both chambers warned their members to be ready ...
Tagged with: budget casino Del. Kumar Barve Energy Fracking gambling General Assembly house of delegates hydraulic fracturing infrastructure Martin O'Malley Michael E. Busch natural gas offshore wind Prince George's County public-private partnerships senate Slots state center Taxes Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr.Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — The state Senate gave preliminary approval to a public-private partnerships bill Saturday afternoon that does not include two controversial amendments made to an identical House of Delegates bill. SB 358 could receive final approval when the Senate reconvenes ...Read More »
The Eye on Annapolis podcast is back with a look at what is shaping up to be a frantic finish to the General Assembly session. Alex and I look at the status of the budget bills and energy bills involving ...Read More »
The Eye on Annapolis podcast is back with a look at Saturday’s special session. Daily Record State House reporter Alex Pyles and I discuss two of the weekend’s big bills, one addressing public-private partnerships and the other calling for a ...Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — Legislation providing rules to govern public-private partnership awards was given preliminary approval in the House of Delegates Saturday, following a heated debate punctuated by the House Speaker lecturing an Eastern Shore Republican for “disparaging” House members. The administration ...Read More »