General Assembly News

Legislative Leaders Announce Transparency In Transportation Agenda

Common sense legislation will create more transparency and accountability in transportation funding and decision-making  Annapolis, MD – Speaker of the House Michael E. Busch, Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller, Jr, and legislative leadership today announced common sense legislation to create more transparency and accountability in deciding how Maryland taxpayer dollars are spent on transportation […]

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Baltimore Sun: Maryland legislature revamps public information law

By Doug Donovan  The Baltimore Sun Obtaining documents from government agencies in Maryland is no simple task. The process typically involves filing a written request under the state’s Public Information Act and waiting up to 30 days — but can also lead to disputes over photocopying fees, redacted details or outright denials. Reporters, lawyers, nonprofits and […]

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