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Public News Service 2024 Talks – April 18, 2024

Maryland lawmakers failed to improve voting access for formerly incarcerated voters this session.

Voting & Elections 03.12.2024

Group whose chairman challenged 2020 presidential vote count sues Maryland elections board

“We stand with the Board of Elections and election officials across the state, and we hope that this lawsuit is swiftly rejected by the court.”

Voting & Elections 03.12.2024

A group plans to challenge election boards nationwide. Maryland’s is the first.

A reminder: Maryland’s elections are considered a national model.

Voting & Elections 03.12.2024

Lawmakers debate bills to improve quality of life behind bars for MD inmates

Lawmakers are debating how to help the prison population this session.

Voting & Elections 10.26.2023

Baltimore Banner political notes: Filling GA vacancies; Senate leadership changes; PAC fined

A new poll shows that Marylanders would prefer special elections instead, potentially boosting a long-running but unsuccessful effort to change the vacancy process.

Voting & Elections 10.11.2023

Md. Senate president vows state legislative vacancy changes

Will Common Cause Maryland's latest call for changes to the way state legislative vacancies are filled make an impact this session?

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