Daily Archives: February 6, 2019

Former Maryland Senate Staffer to Appear on ‘Jeopardy!’

Many around the halls of the Maryland General Assembly consider themselves fans of the hit syndicated ‘Jeopardy!’ television program. On February 11th, they’ll be watching with special interest as former Maryland Senate staffer Eric Backes competes on the longtime favorite game show. Legislative Director to current Senate President Pro Tempore Katherine Klausmeier from 2005 to […]

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Maryland Senators Seek to Return School Start Decision to Local Boards of Education

At a recent bill hearing in the Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee, Senate Standing Committee Chairs King (Budget and Taxation) and Pinsky (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs) made the case to return school start and end date decisions to local authorities. Senate Bills 128 and 131 would achieve that aim and return the authority […]

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