| Dec 26, 2013
| 3:13 PM
Supporters of Democrat Douglas F. Gansler's campaign for governor sued Thursday to block rival Anthony G. Brown's running mate from raising money during the 90-day General Assembly session that starts next month.
Lawyer Daniel M. Clements, who backs...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 3:00 AM
The year just ended brought a number of significant milestones, most of them good, to the area covered by The Record. The highlights include a couple of noteworthy sports accomplishments, completion of a major highway project, the end of a couple of...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 6:54 AM
The lawyer who filed suit last week to prevent Democrat Anthony G. Brown's running mate from accepting campaign donations during the legislative session is no stranger to the world of political fundraising.
Daniel M. Clements, an attorney with a...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 1:00 PM
The Federal Government shuts down, dominating local politics and media coverage, often focusing on people instead of policy.
The Obamacare exchange website rollout in Maryland worked pretty much like everybody expected it would.
| Jan 6, 2014
| 5:06 PM
A Maryland congressman and a candidate for governor — both Democrats —called on Gov. Martin O'Malley's administration Monday to publicly disclose the feasibility of abandoning the state's troubled health insurance exchange in favor of the...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Harford County Executive David R. Craig became the first top-tier Republican candidate for governor to make his candidacy official Tuesday as he filed papers with the State Board of Elections.
Craig signed up to be on the June 24 primary ballot along...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 6:10 PM
Maryland Republican legislative leaders vowed Tuesday to make tax reduction, including repeal of the so-called "rain tax," their top priority for the 90-day General Assembly session that begins Wednesday.
After a briefing at which GOP lawmakers were told...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Environmentalists concerned about shale gas drilling in Maryland returned to Annapolis Wednesday to try again for a legislative moratorium on "fracking," as the controversial technique of hydraulic fracturing is called.
Waving signs and chanting...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 8:43 AM
Scammers targeting commercial property owners are claiming the businesses need to immediately pay a several-hundred-dollar charge to their electric utility, Maryland's attorney general warned Thursday.
The scam is a variant of one aimed at residents. In...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 6:30 AM
The State Board of Elections and both members of the Brown-Ulman ticket for governor have filed motions urging the Anne Arundel Circuit Court to dismiss a lawsuit brought by supporters of Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler's rival candidacy seeking to...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 12:21 PM
Republican hopes of fielding a candidate for attorney general this year were set back Friday when College Park lawyer Richard J. Douglas told supporters he has decided not to run.
Douglas, 57, had said last month that he was considering entering the...