Latest Maryland state government News

Maryland county to decertify primary results and rescan

Aug. 08, 2022 14:31 PM EDT

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland's Frederick County will decertify the results of last month's primary and reconvene this week to rescan all mail-in and provisional ballots because of a discrepancy attributed to human errors in ballot accounting, county and state elections officials announced...

Maryland panel extends deadlines related July's primary

Aug. 01, 2022 19:02 PM EDT

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The Maryland State Board of Elections has extended three deadlines related to last month's primary, because it was delayed by three weeks. Because the primary was postponed, the board is scheduled to certify results Aug. 15. The board voted...

Senators seek help for seniors struggling with opioid use

Jul. 28, 2022 01:48 AM EDT

BANGOR, Maine (AP) — Senators from Maine and Maryland have proposed legislation they said would support older residents who are addicted to opioids. Republican Sen. Susan Collins of Maine and Democratic Sen. Ben Cardin of Maryland said Wednesday they've introduced a bill to address...

Maryland lawmaker charged with felony theft, other charges

Jul. 27, 2022 14:38 PM EDT

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A Maryland state legislator who recently lost his primary for reelection has been charged with felony theft and other charges related to the misuse of state funds, officials said Wednesday. Del. Richard Impallaria, a Republican, has been charged with multiple...

Hogan says he won't support Cox for governor in November

Jul. 24, 2022 13:23 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Maryland's Republican governor, Larry Hogan, said Sunday he won't support the GOP gubernatorial nominee, Dan Cox, whom he once again described as a “Q-Anon” whack job." Hogan blamed the Democratic Governors Association and former President Donald Trump for...

Author Wes Moore wins Democratic race for Maryland governor

Jul. 22, 2022 23:13 PM EDT

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Bestselling author Wes Moore won the Democratic primary for Maryland governor on Friday, setting up a general election contest against Republican Dan Cox, a hard-line conservative endorsed by former President Donald Trump. Moore, the author of the book “The...

Wes Moore wins Democratic nomination for governor in Maryland primary election.

Jul. 22, 2022 23:09 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Wes Moore wins Democratic nomination for governor in Maryland primary election.

Scott Collier wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Maryland's 7th Congressional District.

Jul. 22, 2022 21:42 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Scott Collier wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Maryland's 7th Congressional District.

Yuripzy Morgan wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Maryland's 3rd Congressional District.

Jul. 22, 2022 17:16 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Yuripzy Morgan wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Maryland's 3rd Congressional District.

Nicolee Ambrose wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Maryland's 2nd Congressional District.

Jul. 22, 2022 17:00 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nicolee Ambrose wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Maryland's 2nd Congressional District.