Maryland Politics: baker

Posted at 09:00 PM ET, 06/01/2012

Baker urges businesses to get more involved in Prince George’s public schools

County executive says improving public education should be mission for everyone — even business leaders.

By Miranda S. Spivack  |  09:00 PM ET, 06/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Rushern Baker

Posted at 06:05 PM ET, 05/01/2012

Baker, Rawlings-Blake meet with Md. Speaker Busch to press for work on state budget, gambling

The Prince George’s County Executive and Baltimore mayor pressed today for lawmakers to resume work on the state budget and take up a gambling bill this summer.

By John Wagner  |  06:05 PM ET, 05/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland politics, Maryland, Rushern Baker, Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, Michael Busch

Posted at 03:32 PM ET, 03/09/2011

Baker ready to unveil economic plan for Pr. George’s

Baker to unveil economic development plan for Prince George’s

By Miranda S. Spivack  |  03:32 PM ET, 03/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  miranda s. spivack, prince george's, rushern l. baker iii

Posted at 12:43 PM ET, 02/01/2011

Prince George's Council delays action on Baker appointees

In a sign of growing tensions over a proposed ethics bill from Prince George's County Executive Rushern L. Baker III that will be aired in Annapolis on Feb. 12, the Prince George's County Council suddenly found a way to inflict some collateral damage on something Baker wants---extensions for several of his top appointees, who are serving temporarily. .

By Miranda Spivack  |  12:43 PM ET, 02/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  prince george's county, rushern baker ethics

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 01/24/2011

Prince George's exec to attend State of the Union

Prince George's County's new exec Rushern L. Baker III will be among the guests in the House visitors' gallery Tuesday night at President Obama's State of the Union Address.

By Miranda Spivack  |  11:30 AM ET, 01/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland, baker, cardin, obama

Posted at 03:40 PM ET, 01/20/2011

Prince George's ethics panel to meet Jan. 29

A panel examining ways to strengthen ethics in Prince George's government will hold its first meeting Saturday, Jan. 29.

By Miranda Spivack  |  03:40 PM ET, 01/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Prince George's County; Prince George's ethics; Rushern L. Baker III; Kurt Schmoke; William D. Missouri; Patricia G. Adams; Linda Botts; Peter Shapiro;

Posted at 08:11 AM ET, 01/11/2011

Rushern Baker to 'reassure' Wall Street

Newly elected Prince George's County Executive Rushern L. Baker III (D) plans to head to Wall Street Friday to offer assurances that despite economic challenges, his new administration is in a good place, financially speaking. Baker, who inherited a $77...

By Miranda S. Spivack  |  08:11 AM ET, 01/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Prince George's County | Tags:  Prince George's County, Rushern L. Baker III, Wall Street, bond rating, budget