The Maryland governor made an early call for social distancing, and warns the D.C. region could be the next New York.
He and his wife thought they were too young and too healthy to contract coronavirus.
Grants, aid would ease economic pain for local businesses and help vulnerable populations during pandemic.
John-Sebastian Laird-Hammond was 59.
The African diaspora and multicultural liaison for Angela D. Alsobrooks has been fired.
The General Assembly approved a schools overhaul, tax increases and a $100 million response to the pandemic.
The action comes as General Assembly rushes toward closing on Wednesday.
Mfume reflects on the “scorched-earth mentality” that has gripped Washington politics.
More than half of the states in the country have introduced the Crown Act. Five have passed it.
County Executive Marc Elrich’s budget proposal includes a 3.1-cent supplemental property tax.
Epidemic first public crisis to curtail the legislative session since the Civil War.
The action was taken during a rare weekend session of the General Assembly.
General Assembly schedules rare Saturday and Sunday sessions to rush work amid coronavirus concerns.
Presiding officers have scheduled rare Saturday and Sunday sessions as they move to ‘prioritize legislation.’
The legislation, which heads to the Senate, was one of several measures passed during a busy day in the General Assembly.
Some lawmakers warn generous state budget is an artifact from a healthier economy.
Angela D. Alsobrooks’s proposed budget requires council approval.
The new charges would apply to luxury services, online streaming services and corporations.
There is strong disagreement over several bills being considered in Annapolis.
The legislation would ultimately cost the state $4 billion a year.