Smith’s Rosebud Salve is a beauty product made entirely within Maryland’s borders, but its brand name stretches far beyond the borders of the country.
Gov. Martin O’Malley continues to push for ways to raise much-needed revenue for transportation infrastructure projects. On Wednesday, O’Malley again suggested that adding a penny to the general state sales tax could be a more viable solution than the 6 percent gas tax.
No one came to testify Tuesday against a bill that would impose penalties on drivers who smoke with a child under the age of 8 in the car.
Gov. Martin O’Malley defended his proposed six percent sales tax on gasoline before House and Senate committees Wednesday, saying Maryland needs to address crumbling transportation infrastructure and crippling traffic congestion.
Prohibiting cars that run solely on gas from parking at electric vehicle charging stations is elitist, according to Maryland Sen. E.J. Pipkin, R-Cecil. Regardless, the Senate is poised to vote in favor of a bill that would do just that.
Two transportation bills heard in the House of Delegates Ways and Means Committee Wednesday would basically cancel each other out.
Maryland beekeepers are rallying around a bill Wednesday afternoon that would set a standard for honey sold in the state. Under the new bill, only pure honey could be labeled as such.
Driving and texting while using voice recognition technology on smart phones is legal in Maryland, according to an advice letter from the Office of the Attorney General.
If HB 131 passes, pet owners will be able to file civil suit against pet retailers for up to two times their pet’s retail value for medical expenses if their dog gets sick within 14 days of purchase.