Washington Post: Maryland Senate unanimously approves easing ‘rain tax’ terms

By Jenna Johnson The Maryland Senate voted unanimously Friday to no longer require that the state’s largest jurisdictions charge a storm water remediation fee, which Republicans dubbed the “rain tax” on the campaign trail last year. The legislation now moves to the House of Delegates, where there has been stronger opposition to changing the fee […]

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Senate President and House Speaker Announce Recommendations From Private Sector-Led Commission to Improve State’s Business Climate

In a time of global competition in the innovation economy, Maryland is “in it to win it!” ANNAPOLIS, MD – Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller, Jr., and House Speaker Michael E. Busch, alongside legislative leadership, university and business leaders across Maryland, joined retired CEO and Chairman of Lockheed Martin Corporation, Norm Augustine, to receive the first set […]

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Senate Leadership Announces Legislative Priorities

Agenda focuses on solutions to help a diverse array of Marylanders Annapolis, Maryland – This morning, Senators and leadership of both parties joined together for a press conference on a number of legislative priorities for the session. This agenda is focused on helping Marylanders from around the state with proposals on the heroin epidemic, environmental priorities, criminal justice […]

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Senate President Miller Announces New Committee Assignments

Annapolis, MD – Today, Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr., announced new committee assignments effective upon the swearing in of the newly elected Senate. “These committee assignments reflect the diversity and unique background and knowledge of each of our Senators and Senators-Elect. I am pleased to announce these appointments and know that these Senators […]

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Senator DeGrange Receives Endorsement from Maryland Association of Realtors

DeGRANGE RECEIVES ENDORSEMENT FROM MARYLAND ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS District 32 Senator honored to receive important housing industry endorsement Annapolis, MD – Senator James “Ed” DeGrange, Sr. was recently informed by the Maryland Association of Realtors of their decision to endorse his reelection campaign in the 2014 election cycle. “I am honored to receive the endorsement […]

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