Published: January 16, 2021
For decades, he was the man to see in Maryland's state capital, a country-boy Democrat who rose to the heights of power in the General Assembly and used his commanding influence to direct politics and policy across the state.
Published: January 06, 2021
Gov. Larry Hogan announced Tuesday that he will deploy the Maryland National Guard to help local health departments inoculate medical workers and that he may withhold future vaccine allotments from hospitals that have not used most of their available supply.
Published: December 02, 2020
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan said Tuesday the state is taking steps to address a looming shortage of hospital beds and an even graver shortage of doctors and nurses to staff them as the region braces for a winter coronavirus surge.
Published: November 11, 2020
Ike Cornish didn't expect to choose a college near his hometown. The Baltimore native had already relocated to Greenville, S.C., to play his final two seasons of high school basketball, and he has thrived while living on his own. As he weighed his options, Cornish didn't rule out any location.
Published: November 04, 2020
Maryland looked set to vote overwhelmingly for Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and to approve a statewide measure to legalize sports betting as preliminary election results rolled in late Tuesday night.
Published: October 23, 2020
ANNAPOLIS, Md. - Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan announced $250 million in state cash for the ailing economy Thursday for programs that will give grants and loans to restaurants, small businesses, shuttered entertainment venues and struggling arts organizations.
Published: July 21, 2020
The top health officers in Maryland's most-populous jurisdictions - including Montgomery and Prince George's counties - asked the state on Monday to reconsider what activities it permits amid the novel coronavirus pandemic as experts across the Washington region urged caution while watching virus cases rise in recent weeks.
Published: July 19, 2020
D.C., Maryland and Virginia reported 2,049 new coronavirus infections on Sunday, the highest single-day increase since late May. The seven-day average in cases for the region has been trending upward for nearly two weeks. The region also added 11 deaths, nine of which were in Maryland.
Published: June 30, 2020
ANNAPOLIS, Md. - Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has pitched an enormous revision to the state's spending plan that would put government workers on furlough, sell aircraft to raise cash and eliminate 92 vacant jobs to help address the funding shortfall caused by the coronavirus shutdown.
Published: May 28, 2020
The District of Columbia will join Northern Virginia suburbs Friday in taking tentative steps toward ending their prolonged economic shutdown, the start of a gradual reopening of the coronavirus-battered Washington region.