October 30, 2018

As Election Day draws ever closer, Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot (D) took time from his schedule to sit down with the Eagle editorial staff during a wide-ranging interview last month.

Franchot opened by discussing his own campaign for re-election as Maryland Compt...

October 29, 2018

EASTON — Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot presented a proclamation on Friday morning, Oct. 26, to Vintage Books and Fine Art in Easton for five years of being in business.

The book shop expanded to a larger location on Washington Street in mid-September and is owned...

October 26, 2018

By mid-October, College Park liquor stores had sold out of their exclusive 77-packs of Natural Light — and Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot would like it to stay that way.

Last week, Franchot spoke out against the supersized silver, red and blue keg-shaped containers...

October 24, 2018

Frederick, Md (KM) Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot talked about revenues during a visit on Tuesday to downtown Frederick. Speaking with WFMD News, Franchot said the state ended up with a $500-million surplus when fiscal year 2018 ended on June 30th, and added over...

October 24, 2018

ANNAPOLIS, Md -- Do we need a Constitutional Amendment to keep politician’s hands off the casino money that was supposed to go to our schools?

That’s one of the questions you may not have heard about on Maryland’s election ballot in a couple of weeks.

A decade ago, when...

October 19, 2018

COLLEGE PARK, Md. - A 77-pack beer promotion has landed a beer maker in the crosshair of Maryland's top financial official.

Earlier this month, Natural Light began selling limited edition 77-packs of its beer at select stores in College Park, Maryland where the Universi...

October 19, 2018

WEST OCEAN CITY – Maryland’s comptroller joined local leaders at Ocean City Elementary School this week to offer students a lesson on taxes.

On Monday, officials with Junior Achievement of the Eastern Shore – a local nonprofit that educates students on financial literac...

October 17, 2018

Beer sold in 77-packs around one college campus is causing more than a little brew-haha, er, brouhaha.

Maryland’s chief financial officer is accusing Anheuser-Busch of promoting binge drinking to college students thanks to its limited time 77-packs of Natural Light beer...

October 17, 2018

Speaking to C4 on Tuesday, Comptroller Peter Franchot talked about efforts to promote the craft beer industry in Maryland, and his political endorsements.

Recently, those endorsements have included former state Del. John Olszewski Jr., who he connected with on pet issue...

October 11, 2018

BALTIMORE, Md. (WJZ) — A Virginia man involved in a crash on I-95 was arrested on Tuesday after police said a search of his van revealed more than 84,000 untaxed cigars.

Maryland Transportation Authority Police arrested 20-year-old Moeez Khaliq of Glen Allen, VA after b...

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