Tag Archives: Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr.

C. Fraser Smith: A seismic shift in higher ed

Think of it as a stealth revolution hiding in the open. Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller wants to alter the landscape of higher education in Maryland. Now. Without discussion. Having some experience with the politics of colleges and universities ...

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Maryland alcohol tax moves ahead with education funds

ANNAPOLIS — An increase in Maryland’s alcohol tax advanced in the Maryland Senate on Tuesday, with a significant portion of the first year’s proceeds set aside for Prince George’s County and Baltimore schools. The Senate measure would raise Maryland’s sales ...

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O’Malley supports merging UM College Park, UM Baltimore

ANNAPOLIS — Gov. Martin O’Malley says he strongly supports the idea of merging the University of Maryland, College Park and the University of Maryland, Baltimore. O’Malley said Friday he doesn’t see the benefit of the two being separated. Senate President ...

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Death penalty debated before committee

ANNAPOLIS — A former Maryland House Speaker and a man who served time on death row before being exonerated urged lawmakers Tuesday to repeal capital punishment in the state. Opposing them were a county state’s attorney and law enforcement associations, ...

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