Former Maryland Gov. Harry Hughes, champion of clean government and a clean Chesapeake Bay, dies at 92
Harry Roe Hughes, the 57th governor of Maryland who was a champion of clean government and a clean Chesapeake Bay, died Wednesday, according to his family. He was 92.
Comptroller Peter Franchot is promising Maryland taxpayers faster refunds and stronger protection against fraudulent returns after the state implements a new $160 million tax collection computer system. A contract to implement the system will go Dec. 19 to the State Board of Public Works.