Maryland General Assembly

The bill would increase the state’s minimum wage from the current $10.10 per hour to $15 by 2025 for companies with 15 or more workers.
Del. Mary Ann Lisanti (D-Harford), who is white, reportedly said "everyone has used" the slur.
Frank Underwood, the legislative mastermind of "House Of Cards" who always seems to get his way, might have admired the actions of the Maryland House of Delegates on Thursday if they were not directed against the show he stars in.
But the state may still give the show the money. The state Senate has already passed language giving the state $18.5 million
Shellenberger said the 2012 election showed that opponents of a law can't lose their focus once they collect enough signatures
The scars across 16-year-old Dominic Solesky's face are faint, but that doesn't stop people from asking where he got them
Lawmakers also appear poised to allow police to pull over and ticket drivers for talking on hand-held cell phones. Currently
ecox@baltsun.com ___ The measure now goes to Gov. Martin O'Malley's desk. Spokeswoman Raquel Guillory said he has not decided
Busch, who was first elected speaker a decade ago, told his colleagues that every year on the night before the session, he
michael.dresser@baltsun.com Del. John Bohanan, House co-chair of the panel, defended the decision. He said that by doing