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Maryland Democrats Continue to Press Hogan on School Construction Funding

Maryland Democrats Continue to Press Hogan on School Construction Funding

Maryland's Democratic leaders on Thursday said Larry Hogan plans to cut $450 million from school construction funding – a claim Maryland House Minority Leader Nicholaus Kipke said was an "outrageous lie."

AT&T to Pay Millions for Illegally Charging Consumers

AT&T to Pay Millions for Illegally Charging Consumers

AT&T Mobility has agreed to pay a $105 million settlement for charging customers for third party services they had not agreed to pay for, a process known as mobile “cramming.”

FIREARMS UPDATE: A look at Maryland’s Tighter Gun Law One Year after Implementation

FIREARMS UPDATE: A look at Maryland’s Tighter Gun Law One Year after Implementation

Marylanders To Prevent Gun Violence joined together with elected officials to celebrate the one year anniversary of Maryland's Firearms Safety Act. However, a local gun-owner says it has hurt his bottom line.

Anthony Brown and Larry Hogan Face Off in First Gubernatorial Debate

Anthony Brown and Larry Hogan Face Off in First Gubernatorial Debate

With just four weeks until Election Day, democratic candidate for governor, Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown and republican Larry Hogan faced off in Baltimore Tuesday in the first in a series of televised debates.

VOTING TESTS: Coming soon to a polling site near you.

VOTING TESTS: Coming soon to a polling site near you.

BALTIMORE - The Maryland State Board of Elections, required to find a new voting system that provides a voter-verfiable record, recently sponsored a hands-on demonstration to help the Board determine what will be used for the 2016 presidential primary election.

New Laws Beginning Oct. 1 Will Affect Hunters, Funeral Operators and Transgender Marylanders

On Oct. 1, many new laws passed by the Maryland General Assembly earlier in the year go into effect. The 2014 legislative session tackled a wide range of issues from civil rights to road safety.

O’Malley Leaving Positive Impression on Democrats in Key States

O’Malley Leaving Positive Impression on Democrats in Key States

O’Malley, who has said he’s seriously considering a run for the Democratic nomination for president in 2016, has been traversing Iowa and other key states in recent months, shaking hands with local Democrats who can help raise his profile.

INTERACTIVE GRAPHIC: Gov. Martin O’Malley Tracker

INTERACTIVE GRAPHIC: Gov. Martin O’Malley Tracker

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley has traveled coast-to-coast over the past year, campaigning preliminarily for a potential 2016 presidential bid and, in some cases, donating to politicians in influential states within five days of visiting.

Maryland and Virginia Organizations Team Together to Push for Latin Immigrants to Vote

Maryland and Virginia Organizations Team Together to Push for Latin Immigrants to Vote

CASA de Maryland teams up with other organizations to urge Latin Americans to register to vote in the upcoming elections to improve immigrant rights in the community.

Two Dozen Holding ‘Most Misunderstood’ Job Meet Weeks Before Election

Two Dozen Holding ‘Most Misunderstood’ Job Meet Weeks Before Election

Sixteen of the 24 registers of wills are running for re-election unopposed this November. They are all gathering in Ocean City this week for the biannual conference of the Registers of Wills Association.