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.
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.