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There is a push from some lawmakers who want to increase the minimum wage to $15 an hour statewide. Two Democrats announced on Monday they are going to introduce legislation this year to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2023. A minimum wage raise to $10.10 takes effect in July under legislation […]

There has been a major shift in the country and specifically in DC.  A recent poll shows that a majority of Dc residents now support the recreational use of Mary Jane.   The poll numbers came on the same day that a committee of DC lawmakers voted unanimously to begin to loosen DC marijuana laws […]

Via Foxbaltimore.com If you are a driver that can’t seem to give up using your handheld phone while driving, it may come to an end soon. Using a cellphone is already illegal because it’s only a second offense.  Police are allowed to pull you over and issue you another violation such as speeding. Lawmakers are […]

Via Foxbaltimore.com Maryland business leaders are speaking out to support new revenues for upcoming transportation projects.  Several leaders will be expressing their support today in Annapolis, MD, while lawmakers will hold a  hearing on a bill backed by Governor Martin O’ Malley. Read For More Details. Plans For St Patty’s Day Weekend RICKEY’S ATM [CONTEST […]

Via Fox Baltimore.com House Speaker Michael Busch has met with lawmakers to tell them to be prepared for a special session to expand gambling next month. The speaker met for more than an hour with lawmakers Wednesday afternoon. However, one legislator from Baltimore City says many issues have to be worked out first. The plan will […]

Via: Foxbaltimore.com A controversial development project in Baltimore is now causing a stir among lawmakers in Annapolis. The Governor’s Office is trying to push through a bill that creates new rules to benefit developers who are also buddies and financial …