| Mar 22, 2014
| 4:29 PM
Maryland's Democratic candidates for governor made their cases to the party's youths Saturday, but for some, like Baltimore high school student Eric Brown, the race is still a tossup.
Brown criticized all three candidates. Of Attorney General Douglas...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 1:20 PM
COLLEGE PARK — Maryland's top elected officials gathered here Monday to send a message that the state is "all in" for an effort to lure a new FBI headquarters to Prince George's County.
Gov. Martin O'Malley and Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown joined the...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 11:07 AM
Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown launched the first issue ad in his campaign for governor on Monday, choosing to highlight his work on domestic violence prevention.
The 30-second spot opens by recalling the death of Brown's cousin, Catherine Brown, who was...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 9:12 PM
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Heather R. Mizeur called for tightening of Maryland's laws on long guns Thursday night in the wake of the shotgun attack that took three lives at The Mall in Columbia Saturday.
Her proposal came as the Montgomery...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Maryland has made significant progress in recent years toward reducing cases of domestic violence against women and children in the state. During the last decade, domestic violence assaults have fallen 20 percent, and homicides of women and children...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 6:41 PM
Transgender people and their advocates urged a panel of senators Tuesday to help make Maryland the 18th state to protect them from discrimination in housing, at work and in public places.
Lawmakers have considered expanding anti-discrimination laws to...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 5:53 PM
Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown, a leading candidate for the Democratic nomination for governor, sharply criticized one of his rivals Wednesday for supporting a proposal to cut Maryland's corporate income tax.
The Brown campaign released a statement saying...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 11:55 AM
The announcement last week by Maryland's Board of Revenue Estimates that the state will be taking in $238 million less in taxes this year and next was certainly unwelcome, and it complicates the already difficult task the General Assembly faces in...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler, running for the Democratic nomination for governor, proposed Friday that the state give commuters a break on the tolls on the Intercounty Connector in the Washington suburbs.
Gansler's campaign issued a statement and...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 5:06 PM
A Maryland congressman and a candidate for governor — both Democrats —called on Gov. Martin O'Malley's administration Monday to publicly disclose the feasibility of abandoning the state's troubled health insurance exchange in favor of the...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Harford County Executive David R. Craig became the first top-tier Republican candidate for governor to make his candidacy official Tuesday as he filed papers with the State Board of Elections.
Craig signed up to be on the June 24 primary ballot along...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 6:10 PM
Maryland Republican legislative leaders vowed Tuesday to make tax reduction, including repeal of the so-called "rain tax," their top priority for the 90-day General Assembly session that begins Wednesday.
After a briefing at which GOP lawmakers were told...