| Jan 20, 2015
| 6:14 PM
The adjective Gov.-elect Larry Hogan applies to himself most often is "just" — "just" a small businessman, "just" a regular guy, "just" someone who was fed up with politics and wanted to make a difference.
As Hogan, 58, is inaugurated Wednesday as...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 8:02 AM
Gov. Larry Hogan proposed sustained state funding for K-12 education but an across-the-board cut to state agencies in his much-anticipated spending plan released Thursday.
Maryland's new Republican governor said his budget cuts - which affect Medicaid...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 6:40 PM
Gov. Larry Hogan outlined a budget plan Thursday that would cut school aid to Baltimore and state workers' pay but preserve — at least for now — funding for two light rail lines.
The new Republican governor said his budget — with...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 5:58 PM
Beyond spending cuts for next year, Gov. Larry Hogan is asking the General Assembly for an array of permanent, long-term budget reductions — for public schools, private colleges, libraries and economic development aid for farmers.
| Nov 4, 2014
| 7:17 PM
Maryland voters made it more difficult for governors and lawmakers to raid funds designated for road and bridge repairs by approving a constitutional amendment to put those funds in a "lockbox."
Also approved at the ballot box Tuesday: a measure...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 11:05 AM
Capitalizing on a GOP surge nationally, Maryland Republicans picked up nine seats in the General Assembly, where they have been the minority party for years.
The GOP had targeted several battleground districts — in Baltimore County, Southern...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 6:18 PM
Gov.-elect Larry Hogan said he will wait until after his inauguration next year to discuss policy plans for his new administration.
Until then, he said, advocates can continue to wonder about the specifics.
"They should keep on guessing because I'm...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 12:01 PM
Gov.-elect Larry Hogan will fly to Colorado Friday for a weekend seminar held by the National Governors Association for incoming state chief executives.
According to Hogan's transition office, Hogan will attend sessions on such topics as assembling a...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 8:56 PM
One NFL Sunday, Laurence Jones said, he discovered a small slice of Las Vegas. In Delaware.
The Burtonsville resident is among countless Marylanders whose fondness for football or gambling — or both — has led them to check out one of the...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 7:40 PM
Still smarting from their defeat in the governor’s race this month, Maryland’s top elected Democrats gathered in Annapolis on Monday for a two-hour discussion of the party’s future.
In a meeting convened by U.S. Sen. Barbara A....
| Jan 29, 2015
| 5:07 PM
Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller and members of the Legislative Black Caucus spoke out Thursday against cuts Gov. Larry Hogan has proposed in state aid for local education.
Miller said legislators acknowledge the need to cut state spending, but...