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  • 'Free-for-all' expected in wake of Sen. Barbara Mikulski's retirement announcement

    'Free-for-all' expected in wake of Sen. Barbara Mikulski's retirement announcement
    Senator Barbara A. Mikulski, a former social worker from Baltimore who became a leading liberal voice in Washington and the longest-serving woman in Congress, announced in an emotional press conference on Monday that she would not seek a sixth term in...
  • Hogan defends education spending

    Hogan defends education spending
    Gov. Larry Hogan defended his funding of education Thursday while also declaring that "our children deserve better" than the school options available to them. The new governor is pushing for expansion of charter schools by loosening rules that some say...
  • Hogan's game of divide and conquer

    Hogan's game of divide and conquer
    The daily interchange of letters from veterans, retired teachers and others regarding the merits or flaws in Gov. Larry Hogan's proposal to make veteran's pensions tax exempt reveals what I believe the governor really wanted ("Veterans aren't getting...
  • Miller says higher education nominee could face rocky confirmation

    Miller says higher education nominee could face rocky confirmation
    Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller predicted Wednesday that Gov. Larry Hogan's nominee to head the Maryland Higher Education Commission could face a rocky confirmation process. At the same time, Miller said he intends to vote to approve Hogan's...
  • Measure would raise mandatory judicial retirement age to 75

    Measure would raise mandatory judicial retirement age to 75
    The top Democrat and leading Republican in the Maryland Senate have proposed a state constitutional amendment that would raise the mandatory retirement age for the state’s judges from 70 to 75. Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller and Minority...
  • Hogan pitches charter school reforms alongside Obama officials

    Hogan pitches charter school reforms alongside Obama officials
    Republican Gov. Larry Hogan took his pitch to expand charter schools on the road Wednesday, appearing alongside the Obama administration's top education official at a Baltimore school at a time when both seek increased funding for charters. Hogan...
  • Dying former official a focus of Maryland assisted suicide bill

    Dying former official a focus of Maryland assisted suicide bill
    It's been more than 15 years since Dick Israel's body started to revolt. Back then, in the early days of his Parkinson's disease, Israel still wrote legal opinions in flowery script from an old-fashioned fountain pen, churning out advice for the General...
  • Hogan unveils bill to repeal 'rain tax'

    Hogan unveils bill to repeal 'rain tax'
    Following through on a campaign promise, Gov. Larry Hogan unveiled legislation Tuesday that would repeal Maryland's requirement that its largest counties impose a fee to pay for stormwater cleanup. Critics call it the "rain tax." Hogan said his...
  • Augustine panel sets agenda to bolster business in Md.

    Augustine panel sets agenda to bolster business in Md.
    Declaring that Maryland can no longer depend on the federal government for job growth, former Lockheed Martin CEO Norman R. Augustine presented state legislators Thursday with a list of steps they could take to improve its ability to compete for business....
  • Hogan pushes plan to spare retired veterans from taxes

    Hogan pushes plan to spare retired veterans from taxes
    Gov. Larry Hogan pledged Thursday to make Maryland more welcoming to veterans, though he acknowledged it might prove tough to pass some of his proposals to help them. Hogan urged military retirees to help him persuade lawmakers to approve his bill to...
  • Miller, most Senate Democrats back end to contested judicial elections

    Miller, most Senate Democrats back end to contested judicial elections
    Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller called Tuesday for an end to Maryland's practice of allowing challengers to run against appointed Circuit Court judges, saying a system that forces judges to raise money for political campaigns is "very unseemly."...