Montgomery County Council
The Montgomery County Council unanimously approved a bill to require paid sick leave in the county Tuesday.
A panel of Montgomery County Council members is scheduled to vote on a measure to require paid sick leave in the county.
The Montgomery County Council is calling on Maryland lawmakers to decriminalize the possession of devices used to smoke marijuana.
Valerie Ervin, who became the first African American woman to serve on the Montgomery County Council when she was elected in 2006, is resigning to head a New York-based nonprofit group.
The Montgomery County Council’s Government Operations and Fiscal Policy Committee is holding a work session on municipal tax duplication and revenue sharing.
The Montgomery County Council has approved an additional $7.5 million for construction of the troubled Silver Spring Transit Center.
President Barack Obama has chosen Thomas Perez, a top Justice Department official, to be the next secretary of labor, calling him a consensus builder whose “story reminds us of this country’s promise.”
President Barack Obama is poised to select Justice Department official Thomas Perez to be the next labor secretary, according to two people familiar with the deliberation process.
The Montgomery County Board of Education has approved a budget that includes $18.6 million for employee raises, but that could set up a possible battle with the County Council.
Be prepared to reach a little deeper to park in parts of Montgomery County.