December 16, 2019


Last year, the House of Delegates passed HB 1091, a bill that required greater legislative oversight of public-private partnerships valued at more than $500 million. The measure died in the Senate, which is a real shame because it would...

December 11, 2019

Maryland lawmakers will have a little bit more cash to work with come budget season ― but not a whole lot more than previously projected.

The Bureau of Revenue Estimates on Wednesday voted to revise the state’s revenue projections for the current fiscal year up by 0.1%,...

December 11, 2019

SUDLERSVILLE — Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot visited Sudlersville Volunteer Fire Company Saturday morning, Dec. 7, for the 126th anniversary meeting of the Maryland State Firemen’s Association.

Franchot received a warm welcome from attendees as he was introduced b...

December 4, 2019

Maryland Comptroller Peter V.R. Franchot (D) signaled on Wednesday that he will need more than a two-week delay before he is ready to vote on changes to the state’s controversial plan to widen the American Legion Bridge, the Capital Beltway and Interstate 270.

Gov. Lawr...

December 3, 2019

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (WJZ) — A newly-formed task force is aiming to tackle the growing issue of vaping-related illnesses in Maryland.

Members of the E-Facts Task Force held their first meeting Tuesday at the University of Maryland, College Park, during which they announced...

December 2, 2019

Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot says a crucial vote on a proposal to widen the Capital Beltway and Interstate 270 should be delayed.

And he’s not alone.

Franchot serves on the three-member Board of Public Works with State Treasurer Nancy Kopp and Gov. Larry Hogan. An...

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