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  • O'Malley proposes $240 million shift of teacher pension costs to counties

    Teachers, local elected officials, affluent Marylanders and health care providers are among those likely to be aggrieved Wednesday when Gov. Martin O'Malley releases his budget for next year. As part of a plan to address Maryland's $1 billion budget...
  • O'Malley budget seeks to cap deductions, shift portion teacher pensions to counties

    ANNAPOLIS — Gov.Martin O'Malleysaid this proposed capping income tax deductions and rolling back income tax exemptions for Maryland's highest earners as part of his plan to close the $1 billion hole in the state's $14 billion operating budget. O'...
  • Challenger outraised Bartlett in 6th District race

    A Democratic challenger hoping to unseat GOP Rep. Roscoe G. Bartlett in the 6th Congressional District race outraised the incumbent 3-to-1 in the final months of last year and has pulled almost even in cash in the bank, campaign finance reports filed...
  • City prosecutors seek new office space

    Baltimore prosecutors might soon be packing up and leaving their cramped digs in the city's 112-year-old courthouse for a newer downtown office building. A plan being pushed by leaders in Baltimore and Annapolis would provide up to $1 million for the...
  • On medical marijuana, Maryland should go slow

    On medical marijuana, Maryland should go slow
    With any new medical treatment, the primary consideration for doctors is the evidence — how effective is it, what are the side effects, what are the indications, what is the appropriate dose, and so on. That should go for lawmakers and regulators,...
  • Sun's position on medical marijuana is misguided and heartless

    The Sun's editorial on medical marijuana is misguided at best and heartless at worst ("Md. should go slow on medical marijuana," Jan. 3). It's clear that the reports of the medical marijuana work group were not reviewed carefully, and so the editorial...
  • State lawmakers hope to ride anti-incumbent wave to Congress

    Nearly a half-dozen Maryland state lawmakers are hoping to exploit the nation's anti-incumbent mood with campaigns for Congress that focus heavily on Washington's dysfunction. Two Republican state senators, David Brinkley of Frederick County and Nancy...
  • How much research on marijuana does The Sun want?

    This letter is in response to The Sun's editorial on medical marijuana ("Go slow," Jan. 3). Recently, a medical marijuana panel commissioned by the Maryland legislature recommended two divergent proposals. One recommends dispensaries allow doctors to...
  • Mooney backs out, supports Bartlett in 6th

    Mooney backs out, supports Bartlett in 6th
    The head of the state’s Republican party announced Tuesday he will not run for Congress in Maryland’s competitive 6th congressional district and instead will support the GOP incumbent, Rep. Roscoe G. Bartlett. Alex Mooney said he made his...
  • Bartlett campaign shows signs of life

    Despite months of speculation that he would retire, Republican Rep. Roscoe G. Bartlett is instead gearing up for a tough re-election campaign that will be among the most closely watched in the nation. Bartlett, the 85-year-old incumbent who is seeking an...
  • Legislators to review distribution of marijuana for medical use

    Legislators to review distribution of marijuana for medical use
    The use of medical marijuana in Maryland and how a statewide system could legally provide patient access are once again before the General Assembly, with three bills filed in recent weeks — each proposing a very different system for dispensing and...
  • Senate vote count from 2011 on same-sex marriage

    Maryland's Senate voted last year on a same-sex marriage bill, unlike the House which took their first vote Friday. Here's how Senators stood on the issue in 2011. Voting Yea – 25 Sen. James Brochin Sen. Robert Garagiola Sen. Nancy King Sen....