An economic analyst says timetable changes made to Maryland’s minimum wage increase bill will mean $875 a year less in a full-time worker’s yearly earnings, compared to Gov. Martin O’Malley’s original plan.
A new law that will decriminalize marijuana in October involves some ambiguities that police and prosecutors are just beginning to confront.
Gov. Martin O’Malley has signed his first bill of the year, expanding the state’s pre-kindergarten program to another 1,600 children from low-income families.
The Maryland General Assembly on Monday gave final approval to incremental increases in the state’s minimum wage over several years to $10.10 by 2018 and to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana possession.
All Maryland dog owners would be equally liable if their dogs bite someone but also would have a chance to defend themselves in court under a bill approved by the Maryland General Assembly on Thursday.
People who commit domestic violence in front of a child will face more time in prison, under a bill passed by the Maryland General Assembly.
A Maryland Senate panel made substantial changes to a measure to raise the state’s minimum wage Wednesday.
Maryland officials are gathering to push for relocating a new FBI headquarters in the state.
U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings and Gov. Martin O’Malley will meet with the owner and employees of a Catonsville cafe for a minimum wage rally.
The Maryland Senate advanced the state’s $39 billion budget on Wednesday, finding a quick solution to fill a drop in projected revenues by using money in a long-term plan to strengthen the state’s pension system.