Barry Glassman

Harford legislators get down to business as 2018 General Assembly session begins

Harford legislators get down to business as 2018 General Assembly session begins

Harford County’s eight state delegates and three state senators joined their 136 fellow legislators for the traditional start of a new legislative session in Annapolis Wednesday.

The session falls during an election year, as incumbent Republican Gov. Larry Hogan is seeking a second term and many legislators — including Harford’s — are kicking their campaigns into gear.

“It’s going to be a tumultuous session,” Republican Sen. Wayne Norman, who is seeking re-election to his district serving Cecil and Harford counties, said Thursday. “It’s an election year — there’s a lot of people posturing in different areas and different ways.”

Del. Mary Ann Lisanti, the lone Democrat...

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