| Feb 9, 2015
| 9:00 AM
Oh my God! What are we going to do now? Gov. Larry Hogan has just presented us with his budget for the upcoming fiscal year, and boy has he ruffled the feathers of the twin prima donnas of Annapolis: Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller and House...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 12:45 PM
With only a few days to go until the annual gathering of lawmakers in Annapolis I wish the newcomers success in changing things a little. Thanks to the last session of the General Assembly, this session starts off with the state $750 million in the hole...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 5:15 PM
Ned Carey and his son Pat Carey shifted the desk into position, angling it so that the elder Carey, when sitting, will be looking straight at his door in the House of Delegates' office building in Annapolis.
"I've been preparing for this day," said...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 9:03 AM
Maryland's 188 legislators will be sworn in tomorrow at the start of the General Assembly's 435th session, but the most important figure in Annapolis, Gov.-elect Larry Hogan, won't join them until his inauguration a week later. This will be the third time...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 12:10 PM
One thing's certain about the General Assembly session that opens Wednesday: It will feature a budget fight.
Otherwise, the 435th session of Maryland's legislature is unpredictable.
Gov.-elect Larry Hogan has been singularly focused on state spending,...