January 30, 2019

It will be Comptroller Peter Franchot’s day in Baltimore as he is sworn in for another term.

This is instead of being sworn in at the State House in Annapolis.

Franchot received the highest number of votes for a statewide office in the history of the state.

And, there hav...

January 30, 2019

Gov. Lawrence’s J. Hogan’s second-term inauguration was full of pomp and circumstance earlier this month – fitting for the first Republican governor to be reelected in Maryland since 1954 and the newfound darling of the national center-right punditocracy, which sees th...

January 29, 2019

NORTH EAST — A man and a woman are facing criminal charges after investigators confiscated more than 9,000 packs of unstamped cigarettes valued at approximately $55,000 during an Interstate 95 traffic stop near North East, according to Cecil County District Court recor...

January 29, 2019

BALTIMORE — Monday is the first day back to work for thousands of federal employees in Maryland who have been out of work for 35 days.

But from leaders in Annapolis to Internal Revenue Service workers in downtown Baltimore, an end to the shutdown does not mean an end to...

January 27, 2019

The Comptroller is urging residents to file early.

Frederick, Md (KM) Marylanders can now start sending in their state income tax returns. The State Comptroller’s Office says Monday, January 28th,  is the start of the tax season. “Anyone whose expecting a state refund s...

January 24, 2019

Maryland’s Board of Public Works on Wednesday is set to vote on a contract to erect bronze statues of two abolitionist heroes to the State House.

The board — which is composed of Gov. Larry Hogan, Comptroller Peter Franchot and Treasurer Nancy Kopp — is set to consider...

January 23, 2019

Solomons, MD- Friday, January 18, Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot [D] toured and presented proclamations from the state to three Calvert County establishments.

The visit began at Solomons Island Winery, where the comptroller was joined by Calvert County Sheriff Mike...

January 16, 2019

The Comptroller of Maryland is expressing frustration over the partial government shutdown reaching a fourth week.

Comptroller Peter Franchot has shared a Bureau of Revenue Estimates report that was released on Monday morning which shows the impact of the federal govern...

January 16, 2019

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot announced that his office will assist federal workers and furloughed employees as the government shutdown nears its fourth week.

Those impacted by the shutdown currently on payment plans with the state may be gr...

January 16, 2019

BALTIMORE (WBFF) - An estimated 172,000 Marylanders are being impacted by the government shutdown.

According to the Maryland Comptroller’s office, that’s resulting in $778 million in lost wages every two weeks.

Comptroller Peter Franchot added the loss is subsequently im...

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