General Assembly News

Baltimore Sun: Lawmakers pressure Hogan on Planned Parenthood funding

By Yvonne Wenger and Erin Cox,┬áThe Baltimore Sun Republican Gov. Larry Hogan declined Tuesday to take a position on whether state tax dollars should be given to Planned Parenthood as he faced mounting pressure from both sides of the aisle to make a decision. Nearly 75 Democratic state lawmakers wrote Hogan a letter Tuesday, urging […]

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Maryland Reporter: Free meals would be expanded to many schools by legislation

By Rebecca Lessner Legislators are moving to dish out free meals to hungry schoolkids, who are too embarrassed by living below the poverty level to eat free lunches in front of peers. The Hunger-Free Schools Act of 2015 would abolish the current enrollment process of singling out low-income students with paper applications. To accomplish this, […]

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