Governor Hogan’s Comprehensive 2018 Legislative Agenda

The Administration recently issued a press release outlining Governor Hogan’s comprehensive legislative agenda for the 2018 session. Legislation falls into one of the following 9 categories: Education – Strengthening Our Education System Environment – Preserving Our Environment Ethics – Holding Our Government Accountable Heroin and Opioid Crisis – Treatment, Prevention, and Enforcement Jobs – Creating…

Governor Hogan’s 2018 State of the State Address

Governor Hogan addressed the General Assembly on January 31 for his fourth State of the State address entitled “Leading By Action.” As reported by multiple news outlets, he talked about bipartisan cooperation and discussed his accomplishments over the prior three years. Governor Hogan’s 2018 State of the State Address News Coverage MarylandReporter Maryland Matters Baltimore…

Effects of Federal Tax Law on State of Maryland

The Comptroller’s Office recently released “THE 60-DAY REPORT – Effects of the Federal Tax Law Revisions on the State of Maryland.” From the report and as reported by MarylandReporter.com, New federal tax laws will benefit most Marylanders in the short term and especially help those with children, but are likely to reduce charitable contributions, a comprehensive…

Delegate Frank Turner to Retire

 After 24 years of service, Delegate Frank Turner recently announced that he will not run for reelection to the House of Delegates. He represents District 13 in Howard County and serves as Vice Chair of the Ways and Means Committee. At the conclusion of his term, Delegate Turner plans to stay engaged in the education,…

Dentons – US Policy Scan 2018

Dentons US LLP  recently released its 2018 Dentons 50 Policy Scan.  This document is a comprehensive nationwide overview of the most pressing issues facing federal, state, and local governments in the year ahead.  Compiled by Dentons US LLP and its national network of government affairs partners such as Manis Canning & Associates, we hope that you…