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March 8, 2018 | Staff Writer

Hogan Submits $5 Million Supplemental Budget for School Safety Initiatives

Gov. Larry Hogan submitted a $5 million supplemental budget that would provide more funding for the Maryland Center for School Safety, according to a news release. Maryland’s Center for School Safety was established in 2013 with school districts,  law enforcement agencies, local government, community organizations and parents, tasked to provide comprehensive policy for school safety […]

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March 6, 2018 | Douglas Tallman

Hogan Talks Gangs, Amazon at Montgomery Visit

Gov. Larry Hogan toured the Public Safety Training Academy in Gaithersburg and received an update on the county’s efforts to combat gang violence from Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett and Police Chief Tom Manger. Hogan was asked to give an update on Maryland’s bid to lure Seattle-based Amazon to build its “HQ2” in the state. […]

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February 28, 2018 | Staff Writer

Hogan Unveils School Safety Initiatives

With the memory of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, still fresh, Gov. Larry Hogan on Wednesday revealed new efforts to enhance school safety and to keep firearms out of the hands of the mentally ill. “There is no more important job than keeping our citizens safe – especially our children,” Hogan said in a […]

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February 21, 2018 | Staff Writer

Hogan Orders Flags at Half-Staff for Fallen Officer

Gov. Larry Hogan has ordered Maryland flags to be lowered to half-staff to honor Cpl. Mujahid Ramzziddin of the Prince George’s County police. This is our fallen officer. Proud public servant, father, husband and son. He wore our badge for 14 years. He will live in our hearts every day. — PGPDNEWS (@PGPDNews) February […]

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February 13, 2018 | Staff Writer

Hogan Signs Rape Survivor Measure

Bill Signing – February 13, 2018 — Larry Hogan (@LarryHogan) February 13, 2018 Gov. Larry Hogan joined Senate President Thomas V. “Mike” Miller Jr. and House Speaker Mike Busch on Tuesday to sign the Rape Survivor Family Protection Act into law. The law, passed with the governor’s vocal support after nearly a decade of […]

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February 1, 2018 | Douglas Tallman

Hogan Announces He’ll Undergo Procedure for Skin Cancer

Gov. Larry Hogan will undergo a procedure Saturday to remove skin cancer cells on his forehead and his torso. The governor made the announcement at a State House news conference Thursday. “I won’t miss a single day of work,” Hogan said. “It will look like Mike Miller and I got into a fight.” Hogan’s news […]

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January 22, 2018 | Staff Writer

Hogan Unveils Legislation to Help Lure Amazon to Montgomery County

Gov. Larry Hogan on Monday announced a package of state income, property and sales tax credits and exemptions as part of Maryland’s bid for a possible second headquarters for Amazon. Last week, the company announced an unnamed Montgomery County site was among 20 potential locations for so-called HQ2, which is expected to bring 50,000 jobs […]

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December 29, 2017 | Staff Writer

Eight New Laws Take Effect With Start of Year

Eight new laws take effect Jan. 1 in Maryland (most laws passed by the General Assembly take effect on Oct. 1). The laws are: SB 8 Insurance – Risk Management and Own Risk and Solvency Assessment Act Requiring specified carriers to maintain a risk management framework for specified purposes; requiring specified carriers or specified insurance […]

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November 28, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Hogan Proposes Paid Sick Leave Measure — Again

Watch the Paid Leave Compromise Act announcement live => — Larry Hogan (@LarryHogan) November 28, 2017 Gov. Larry Hogan picked up where he left off on an issue from the 2017 General Assembly session: paid sick leave. The governor Tuesday said he would be introducing legislation at the start of the 2018 legislative […]

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November 16, 2017 | Michelle Queen

Five Things to Know for Nov. 16 in Montgomery County

Here’s five things to know today, Nov. 16, in Montgomery County: 1. Planning Board meeting: The Planning Board meets today and on the agenda is the Hillandale Gateway Sketch Plan to allow a 430,175-square-foot multi-family residential building within the White Oak Science Gateway  Master Plan area. See the full agenda, here. 2. Online discussion: County Executive Ike Leggett holds […]

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