Senate OKs Artificial Insemination Bill for Same-Sex CouplesFemale same-sex couples in Maryland would have the same health care benefits for artificial insemination as heterosexual couples, under a bill passed by the state Senate.
State Sen. Jamie Raskin to Run for CongressMaryland State Sen. Jamie Raskin says he is running for the congressional seat that will open when Rep. Chris Van Hollen runs for Senate.
Moratorium on Test Assessment Gets Unfavorable StampA bill that would put a moratorium on controversial standardized tests in Maryland got a failing grade by a Senate committee.
Mikulski Retirement Sparks Early Jockeying in MarylandDemocratic U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski's announcement that she will retire at the end of her term is sending shockwaves through Maryland's political landscape.
Kerry: Senate Letter To Iran Undermines U.S. Foreign PolicyTestifying before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Kerry said he reacted with "utter disbelief" at the letter from 47 Senate Republicans to leaders in Iran.
Md. AG Brian Frosh Endorses Van Hollen for SenateMaryland Attorney General Brian Frosh has endorsed Democratic Rep. Chris Van Hollen for Senate.
Senate Democrats Push For Vote On Attorney General NomineeA letter signed by all Senate Democrats says Lynch's nomination has been pending longer than any nominee for attorney general in the past three decades.
Rep. Van Hollen Says He Will Run for Mikulski's SeatMaryland Rep. Chris Van Hollen says he will run for the Senate seat that will be open when Sen. Barbara Mikulski retires.
Republicans Offer Vote On Stand-Alone Homeland Security BillSenate Republicans say the "clean bill" plan includes a vote on a separate measure to repeal President Obama's executive actions on immigration.
McCain: Leave Immigration Fight 'To The Courts'Days from a Homeland Security Department shutdown, Senate Republicans sought a way out Monday by splitting President Barack Obama's contested immigration measures from the agency's funding bill.
Attempt to Repeal Abortion Ultrasound Law Fails in SenateA Republican-controlled state Senate committee has defeated an attempt to repeal a 2012 law requiring a woman seeking an abortion to undergo an ultrasound procedure first.
Senate Agrees Climate Change Is Real, But Can't Agree On CauseIn a series of votes, the Republican-run Senate passed measures acknowledging the planet's climate is changing but refused to point the blame at human activity.
Harry Reid To Undergo Eye SurgeryReid's doctors said the surgery is necessary to save the Senate Democratic leader's vision following a New Year's Day accident.
Educating The Senate: Hearing To Give Rookies 'World View' Five-term Sen. John McCain is taking the Senate to school on foreign policy.
Va. GOP Files Ethics Complaint Against Sen. Mark WarnerThe Virginia Republican Party wants the U.S. Senate to investigate whether Democratic Sen. Mark Warner violated federal law when he discussed possible job opportunities for a former state senator's daughter.