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.
A bill that would make it easier for abuse victims to obtain protective orders has cleared the House of Delegates with a unanimous vote.
Gov. Martin O’Malley will visit Upper Marlboro for a discussion with businesses owners who support a minimum wage increase.
Maryland officials say initial federal funding for two light rail projects puts the state in a strong position to build the major projects in the Washington suburbs and the Baltimore metropolitan area.
The Maryland House of Delegates is scheduled to take up a bill to increase the state’s minimum wage.
The first meeting between the governors of Maryland and Virginia and the mayor of the District of Columbia resulted in a big news for Metro riders.
A study on raising the minimum wage in Maryland is warning about some of the negative impacts an increase would have on businesses.
Gov. Martin O’Malley has signed a measure to help people get health insurance retroactive to Jan. 1, if computer problems with Maryland’s health exchange prevented them from signing up last year.
The Maryland House of Delegates has approved a measure to provide health insurance to people who tried to enroll on the state’s online health exchange but couldn’t get through due to computer problems.
All governors look forward to an annual address before state lawmakers and the public, a mini-bully pulpit that offers a televised platform to publicize their accomplishments and rally support for their agenda.