Edward J Kasemeyer

'Anything can happen' as southwest Baltimore County delegates prepare for start of legislature

'Anything can happen' as southwest Baltimore County delegates prepare for start of legislature

When the Maryland General Assembly opens next Wednesday, legislators representing southwest Baltimore County — all Democrats — are preparing to confront a variety of issues, including education, healthcare and criminal justice reform.

Their to-do lists will be undertaken as debate swirls over contentious issues in the three-month legislative session – from a long-running struggle around regulation of alcohol sales, to the Democrat-controlled legislature’s reactions to Republican-led federal government legislation, such as the recently passed tax reform bill. Gov....

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