Gubernatorial races now marquee contests amid coronavirus pandemic
Gubernatorial races in presidential years usually fall into the shadows of White House campaigns. Few people beyond a hardcore band of political junkies pay much… READ MORE
Maryland Governor Vetoes Ban on Private Rifle, Shotgun Sales
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) vetoed legislation Thursday that would have banned the private sale of rifles and shotguns throughout the state.
The NRA-ILA reports… READ MORE
Lawsuit filed against Md. Gov. Hogan, other top Maryland officials over emergency coronavirus measures
A lawsuit against many of Maryland’s top officials is targeting laws crafted in response to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
The suit, filed on Saturday, names… READ MORE
Maryland Democrats Advance Tax Hikes And Expensive Education Plan Despite Coronavirus Pandemic
Maryland Democrats advanced tax increases and a multi-billion dollar education bill Saturday as the public is barred from the statehouse and the legislative session is… READ MORE
Baltimore Police Department faces criticism for low staffing
(CNN)A federal judge addressed the Baltimore Police Department’s low staffing in court in response to a consent decree issued in 2017 mandating improved training and… READ MORE
Ex-Maryland lawmaker accused of accepting more than $30K in bribes
A former Maryland state delegate who represented parts of the city of Baltimore is facing federal charges of honest services wire fraud and accepting more… READ MORE
‘Completely unacceptable’: Baltimore’s violent weekend includes mass shooting of 7 downtown and 3 homicides
After seven people, including three teenagers, were shot outside a downtown hookah lounge early Sunday morning, Baltimore leaders are again looking for answers to stem… READ MORE
Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, widow of Baltimore Rep. Elijah Cummings, will seek his seat in Congress
Maryland Democratic Party Chairwoman Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, the widow of U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, is running for her husband’s seat, arguing Monday she is the… READ MORE
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan ‘offended and disgusted’ by county’s ban on ‘Thin Blue Line’ flag
Montgomery County’s decision to ban a police station from exhibiting a homemade “Thin Blue Line” American flag has Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan seeing red.
The… READ MORE
Elijah Cummings widow Maya Rockeymoore expected to run for his House seat
Rep. Elijah Cummings’s widow Maya Rockeymoore is seen as the most likely successor to fill his congressional seat after his death on Thursday, sources told… READ MORE