In The News


June 29, 2020 In The News
GRANTSVILLE, Md. — A figure hanging by its neck from a tree limb in the yard of a Grantsville home has been a disturbing display visible to travelers along Chestnut Ridge Road for some years.
June 29, 2020 In The News
GRANTSVILLE — Pictures of a dummy hanging by a rope from a tree outside a Grantsville home caused a furor Thursday on social media, attracting the attention of a U.S. congressman.
June 25, 2020 In The News
Despite an historic pandemic, the Trump administration has refused to allow people who don’t have health insurance the opportunity to purchase coverage through the federal exchange, HealthCare.Gov. This week more than a dozen state attorneys general — including Maryland’s Brian E. Frosh (D) — joined a legal fight to force the government to create a special enrollment window.
June 19, 2020 In The News
Several Maryland Democrats are backing a plan to help the United States confront the legacy of centuries of racist policies: a reconciliation process used by South Africa after apartheid and by dozens of other countries after civil wars and other societal schisms.
June 16, 2020 In The News
While unemployment applications continue to surpass 1,000 a week in Frederick County, many applicants are still not receiving their benefits.
June 12, 2020 In The News
U.S. Rep. David J. Trone (D-Md.) has introduced a bill that would remove the requirement to inform employers of a job applicant’s previous criminal history.
June 10, 2020 In The News
Maryland congressional leaders are urging Gov. Larry Hogan to make more improvements to the state’s new Beacon One-Stop unemployment benefits website because they say constituents are not receiving their benefits in a timely manner.
June 9, 2020 In The News
Congressional Democrats outlined their vision for sweeping police reforms on Capitol Hill Monday, following weeks of nationwide protests sparked by the killing of George Floyd in Minnesota.
June 8, 2020 In The News
Today, Congressman David Trone (MD-06) announced that the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) and the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) approved the petition by Allegany County to become a part of the High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas Program (HIDTA).
June 5, 2020 In The News
Maryland’s congressional delegation on Thursday called for a review of the state’s recent primary election, adding to mounting bipartisan criticism of elections officials.