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Sunday hunting bills pass Md. House, Senate

Tuesday - 03/18/2014, 12:30pm EDT

Tags: hunting, Maryland

Suit challenges when candidates for statewide office can fundraise

An elections board ruling that allows a candidate for lieutenant governor to raise money during Maryland's legislative session is being challenged in court.

Thursday - 12/26/2013, 07:56pm EST

Tags: Ken Ulman, Anthony Brown, Doug Gansler, Maryland governors race, Maryland State Board of Education, Maryland State Board of Elections, Kate Ryan, political contributions

Va. General Assembly to vote on texting-while-driving law

Virginia is close to following the lead of D.C. and Maryland when it comes to texting while driving as a law regarding the issue heads down the final stretch, with one final hurdle to clear.

Saturday - 03/30/2013, 02:03pm EDT

Tags: texting while driving, Bob McDonnell, Rich Anderson, kathy stewart

Md. lawmakers vote to repeal death penalty

Saturday - 03/16/2013, 02:16am EDT



Va. passes eminent domain, General Assembly amendments

The two constitutional amendments on the Virginia state ballot passed with an overwhelming majority on Tuesday.

Wednesday - 11/07/2012, 11:51am EST

Tags: voting, eminent domain,

Va. General Assembly website revamped

The Virginia General Assembly's website has been revamped.

Tuesday - 10/16/2012, 05:42pm EDT


How the House voted on income taxes

Here's how members of the House of Delegates voted to raise income taxes on single filers who make more than $100,000 and joint filers who make more than $150,000 a year. The vote was 77 to 60. A majority of 71 votes was needed.

Wednesday - 05/16/2012, 08:24pm EDT

Tags: budget, representative, vote, Maryland, pub tours, Gov. Martin O

Maryland delegate wants special judges for traffic offenses

Tiffany Alston, a Prince George's delegate to Maryland's General Assembly, sponsored a bill calling for special masters in Maryland to judge non-jailable traffic offenses.

Sunday - 04/15/2012, 09:20pm EDT

Tags: bill, Tiffany Alston, traffic offenses, special masters

O'Malley still pushing for gas tax

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is still pushing for the state's 6 percent sales tax to be transferred to the gas tax, even after the General Assembly voted against it.

Saturday - 04/14/2012, 08:19am EDT

Tags: gas tax, Annapolis, Martin O

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