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New laws Oct. 1 will affect drivers, wilderness, funeral operators and transgender Marylanders

The fruits of the General Assembly’s 2014 session will come into full effect on Oct. 1 as a number of bills passed in the spring become law in Maryland.

New laws Oct. 1 will affect drivers, wilderness, funeral operators and transgender Marylanders

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The fruits of the General Assembly’s 2014 session will come into full effect on Oct. 1 as a number of bills passed in the spring become law in Maryland.

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Md. legislators get high marks from consumer group — but not GOP

By Meg Tully meg@marylandreporter.com A consumer advocacy group is giving state lawmakers high scores for passing laws in the 2014 General Assembly session that raise the minimum wage and reduce the

Rascovar column: In primary, women prevail and aid turnout, which ranged from bad to worse

Photo above: Some of the women’s caucus of the Maryland General Assembly. By Barry Rascovar For MarylandReporter.com In a primary election wrap-up message e-mailed to his supporters, former state Sen. Art

Updating Assembly candidates: General Election roundup of races

By the Staff of MarylandReporter.com  Our post primary roundup of candidates for General Assembly shows only the winners of June 24 primary. It includes every candidate that will appear in

Democratic establishment largely prevails from top to bottom, as few State House incumbents lose

By the staff of MarylandReporter.comIt was a good night for Democratic incumbents in the legislature and the Democratic establishment throughout the state as favored candidates from top to bottom

Senate Republican leader Brinkley challenged from the right

Photo above: Sen. David Brinkley greets voters. By Jeremy Bauer-Wolf jeremy@marylandreporter.com In a legislature where the GOP is already drowned out by the majority Democrats, Senate  Republicans are in danger of losing

Sen. Currie faces strong challenge from veteran delegate

Photo above: Del. Melony Griffith campaigns with son Lloyd. By Margaret Sessa-Hawkins Margaret@MarylandReporter.com After being censured by the General Assembly for an ethics violation, Sen. Ulysses Currie could be  particularly vulnerable to

In PG District 26, Sen. Muse has two strong challengers

By Margaret Sessa-Hawkins Margaret@MarylandReporter.com It is four o’clock in the afternoon, 94 degrees and oppressively muggy in Fort Washington. Lesli Thomas, Kayla Culler and Larry Jones are still going door-to-door in

In District 18, Madaleno vs. Beyer: The gay liberal incumbent senator has an even more progressive transgender challenger

Photo above: On the Political Pulse cable TV show, host Charles Duffy, left, moderates a debate between Dana Beyer, center, and Sen. Richard Madaleno. By Jeremy Bauer-Wolf jeremy@marylandreporter.com An unusual political matchup

In AG’s race, key message is ‘Jon is not Ben’

Photo above: From left, Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger, U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin endorsed Del. Jon Cardin on Monday.By Len Lazarick Len@MarylandReporter.com Michael Morrell, former communications guru for Gov. Parris Glendening and Sen.

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