A national report card compiled by Education Week Magazine in a list of the nation's high-achieving school systems is giving Maryland a grade of B minus. That's down from just a year ago.
Maryland was knocked from the No. 5 position down to No. 6. This after five straight years of holding down the #1 ranking. The magazine said the nation as a whole received a grade of C.Read More
Larry Hogan is a pro-gun Governor. He got an A- rating from the NRA and told pro-gun activists that he would find ways to open the doors to more concealed-carry permits.Read More
Governor Hogan's Department of the Environment proposes to renew permits for three coal-fired plants . The terms would allow the dumping of excessive toxic pollutants into our local sources of drinking water.Read More
Governor Hogan has gotten some social media attention recently - and it’s not good. Reports that Hogan and his staff have blocked dissenting Marylanders from his Facebook page are leading some to question his commitment to transparency and open debate.Read More
The Maryland General Assembly on April 5, 2017 passed the Maryland Healthy Working Families Act which would require employers with 15 or more employees to provide their employees with 40 hours of paid sick and safe leave annually beginning on January 1, 2018.Read More
The Maryland Clean Energy Act of 2016 increases the amount of the state’s electricity that to be obtained from renewable energy from 20% to 25% by 2020. When compared to California, Oregon, Hawaii and New York who have standards aiming for 50 percent renewable energy...Read More