Governor Hogan Releases Fiscal 2021 Budget

Governor Hogan released his Fiscal 2021 budget this week. From the Governor’s press release, the budget… funds Marylanders’ top priorities, including crime, education, transportation, and the environment, while delivering on Governor Hogan’s promise to restore fiscal responsibility to Annapolis. This budget is 100% structurally balanced, limits budget growth to 1 percent without raising taxes or…

Dentons US Policy Scan 2020

 Dentons US LLP recently released its US Policy Scan 2020 Report. Prepared by Dentons’ bipartisan public policy team, the report is an analysis of the legislative and political landscape in Washington, DC and state capitals around the country. US Policy Scan 2020 takes deep dives into the turbulent political and policy waters swirling around health…

Griffith to Replace Delegate Cassilly in District 35B

Governor Hogan has appointed Michael Griffith to replace former Delegate Andrew Cassilly in the House of Delegates representing district 35B. Delegate Cassilly resigned earlier in December to become Special Adviser to Governor Hogan. As reported by the Baltimore Sun, Griffith is the chief marketing officer for HPS Management in Havre de Grace and was a…

Delegate Glenn Resigns From General Assembly

 Delegate Cheryl Glenn announced earlier this week her resignation from the General Assembly. She has not given a reason for her departure. As reported by the Baltimore Sun, Glenn, 68, was elected to the House of Delegates in 2006 and has been a leading proponent of marijuana for medical use. She also held the position…

Port Covington: Better Together

Manis Canning & Associates, on behalf of its client, Weller Development, proudly promotes this video highlighting initiatives between Port Covington and the South Baltimore Seven (SB7) communities. This video captures what the company and project represent and the importance of their work throughout the City. Port Covington is a mixed-use waterfront community undergoing an incredible…

Mansfield Graduates From Leadership Maryland

 Leadership Maryland announced today that Andrea Mansfield, a lobbyist with Manis Canning & Associates, has completed the professional development program dedicated to building a better Maryland by harnessing the strength of its local business and community leaders. Leadership Maryland honored Mansfield, a resident of Odenton, and the entire Class of 2019 at its 27th annual…

2020 Session Issue Papers Released

The 2020 Issue Papers, which preview fiscal and policy issues for the upcoming session, were recently posted to the General Assembly’s website. Prepared by the Department of Legislative Services each year at this time, they highlight key issues to be discussed and serve as a valuable resource for those in Annapolis. 2020 Issue Papers