February 28, 2019

Annapolis, MD - On Feb. 26 the Maryland Senate passed Senate Bill (SB) 143, to extend the moratorium on cownose ray killing contests in the Chesapeake Bay until a fishery management plan is created for the species. Sponsored by Senator Ron Young [D- District 3], it was...

ANNAPOLIS — Thea Bryan, 49, remembers the eviction notice.

She was working part time as a bartender in downtown Bethesda while completing a required unpaid internship for her Master of Social Work degree. At first, she was making $100 to $200 a night from her three shif...

The start of Tuesday’s County Council meeting was like most recent meetings, as less than a dozen people were scattered throughout the first-floor hearing room at Winchester Hall.

But around 6:15 p.m., more people started to enter the room, eventually filling it nearly...

February 22, 2019

Come March 1, the statewide Child and Adult Care Food Program should be back in Frederick County.

On Thursday, members of the Frederick Board of Aldermen cast the final votes needed to allow the Frederick Community Action Agency to take over sponsorship of the program,...

February 21, 2019

The Department of Health and Human Services recently proposed a new regulation that addresses the price of prescription drugs. This new rule aims to lower drug prices by providing direct discounts to patients and repairing the broken rebate system. The current rebate s...

Maryland Sen. Ron Young says multiple tech company executives have told him they will consider moving out of the state if an accounting tax change he is proposing gets passed by the General Assembly.

Young wants to call their bluff.

A bill proposed by Young, a Democ...

ANNAPOLIS — An emergency commission assigned to redraw Maryland’s congressional map ahead of the 2020 election has given preliminary approval to return all of Frederick County to the 6th District.

The proposed map would unify Garrett, Allegany, Washington, Frederick, an...

February 20, 2019

A letter signed by the lawmakers and sent to 20 automakers was released today and appeared in an ad in The Hill.  

Fuel economy and greenhouse gas emissions standards, also known as clean car standards, took effect during the Obama administration and already have made t...

February 14, 2019

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The Maryland General Assembly is hearing amendments to Maryland’s Forest Conservation Act. The act is more than 20 years old and is failing the next generation. Maryland lost 14,488 acres of forest from 2009 to 2017, according to the Mar...

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