Tag: Katherine Klausmeier
Sen. Klausmeier voices her support for legislation...
By Bryan Renbaum | February 27, 2020 | General Assembly | 0 |
Sen. Klausmeier: Student sex offenders must be kept off school campuses
by Bryan Renbaum | March 12, 2020 | General Assembly | 0 |
Emergency legislation would require public schools to find off-campus alternative learning arrangements for students who are registered sex offenders.Read More
Sen. Klausmeier voices her support for legislation that would allow the use of distracted-driving monitoring systems
by Bryan Renbaum | February 27, 2020 | General Assembly | 0 |
The legislation would authorize “certain agencies to place distracted-driver monitoring systems on certain highways under certain circumstances,” according to its text. Members of the Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee had questions about privacy concerns and how the technology would work.Read More
Senate Finance Committee kills $3 hike in minimum wage
by Len Lazarick | March 21, 2013 | News | 2 |
A bill to raise Maryland’s minimum wage to $10 an hour died in the Senate Finance Committee on Wednesday. It was defeated in an 8-3 vote with several senators explaining that they opposed the legislation in spite of their sympathy for low-wage workers because the timing was not right for a wage increase.Read More
Blog: Educators inflated cost of financial literacy requirement, Franchot claims
by Len Lazarick | February 17, 2011 | Annapolitics Blog, Education, News | 0 |
State Comptroller Peter Franchot had some tough words for the state Department of Education, which said his proposal for a financial literacy course in all high schools would cost $16 million to implement.
“The state bureaucracy spiked this thing,” Franchot told reporters at a news conference before a hearing on the bill. “It’s a phony fiscal note.”
Push for millionaire’s tax appears unlikely to succeed
By Erich Wagner Erich@MarylandReporter.com Some lawmakers want to keep Maryland millionaires paying an extra income tax surcharge set to expire in December, but the idea has run into heavy bipartisan opposition in both the House...Read More
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