| Feb 20, 2015
| 4:03 PM
Gov. Larry Hogan named budget adviser Robert R. Neall and transition chief James T. Brady to the state university system's Board of Regents on Friday as he submitted 331 "green bag" appointments to the Senate for approval.
The Republican governor also...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 9:10 AM
The Maryland Senate unanimously confirmed its first round of Gov. Larry Hogan's Cabinet appointees Friday, putting behind it last week's Democratic pique over the tone of the Republican governor's State of the State speech.
With no drama or debate,...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 2:25 PM
Suzan Swanton, a social worker who was a pioneer in bringing mobile methadone clinics to the addicted and who also headed the Governor's Drug and Alcohol Advisory Council, died of cancer Jan. 15 at her Odenton home. The former Northwood resident was 62....
| Feb 5, 2015
| 4:06 PM
Still fuming at what they consider the partisanship of Gov. Larry Hogan's State of the State address, the General Assembly's Democratic leaders predicted Thursday that most of the governor's legislative agenda would fail.
Senate President Thomas V. Mike...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 4:09 PM
If the long-delayed $1.5 billion redevelopment project at State Center ever gets built, Baltimore has tax breaks waiting for it.
The city's Board of Estimates, which is controlled by Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, authorized Wednesday a 20-year...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 11:39 AM
Who was that Larry Hogan who gave a magnanimous, inclusive and hopeful inaugural address two weeks ago? The governor who gave his first State of the State speech today sounded a lot more like the guy who spent the last year on the campaign trail trying to...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 3:29 PM
Gov. Larry Hogan and the Maryland Republican Party have raised more than $2 million since the November election, capitalizing on an advantage that had long been held by the state's Democrats.
Hogan and the GOP are reaping the spoils of victory as long-...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 4:00 PM
Seemingly every Republican who has held high office in the last two decades is eager to jump into the presidential race. Whether it's the new guys, such as Sens. Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio and Rand Paul and Govs. Chris Christie and Scott Walker, or old-...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 10:33 AM
When Gov. Larry Hogan introduced his budget, he proclaimed it to be "structurally balanced" now and forever more and free of the kinds of gimmickry governors of both parties have relied on in the past. No more robbing Peter to pay Paul, he promised. Now...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 4:58 PM
Automobile insurance in Baltimore and other cities across the country is prohibitively expensive for low-income drivers, particularly those who have financed a vehicle, according to a report released Monday by the Consumer Federation of America....
| Jan 21, 2015
| 7:34 PM
Thousands streamed into the Baltimore Convention Center on Wednesday evening for a gala celebrating the inauguration of Gov. Larry Hogan.
They shrugged off heavy fur coats, stamped road salt off high heels and straightened bow ties emblazoned with the...