June 5, 2017

Op-ed: Immigration screenings at jails will weaken public safety

OP-ED: The Baltimore County Council will vote tonight on legislation that would have the county voluntarily assume the responsibilities and the costs of jail immigration screening. Introduced by […]
May 30, 2017

Big turnout for meeting on county jail and immigration

Dozens of people turned up Tuesday afternoon to voice support or opposition to a proposed bill that would require Baltimore County jails to screen for illegal […]
March 6, 2017

Brochin’s “pay to play” bill fails

Pamela Wood of The Baltimore Sun reports that Sen. Jim Brochin’s bill to limit donations from developers to Baltimore County Council members has failed. Details are […]
March 2, 2017

Sarbanes, Ruppersberger call out Jeff Sessions

Congressmen John Sarbanes and Dutch Ruppersberger, who both represent the Towson area in the U.S. House of Representatives, issued statements today regarding the news that Attorney […]
February 21, 2017

Kach says not too late “to make your voice heard” before vote tonight

Baltimore County Councilman Wade Kach sent out an email today urging county residents to tell their council member to vote against the current slate of candidates […]
February 21, 2017

Ruppersberger holding two community-input events Feb. 22

Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger, who represents much of the Towson area, will host two “Congress on Your Corner” events Wednesday, Feb. 22, to field questions and […]
February 17, 2017

Councilman Marks lays out priorities for changes to county charter

Submitted by Baltimore County Councilman David Marks:  In 2015, I sponsored the legislation that led to a voter referendum on the creation of a Baltimore County […]
February 15, 2017

Councilman urges voters to speak out about lobbyists on new commission

The councilman who raised the alarm about the number of lobbyists set to be named to the new Baltimore County Charter Review Commission is urging people […]
February 14, 2017

Lobbyists will have too much influence on changes to county charter, some say

Baltimore County Councilman Wade Kach is raising concerns over the inclusion of lobbyists on a new commission tasked with reviewing the county’s charter. In an email to […]
January 19, 2017

See how much cash County Exec candidates raised

Vicki Almond, Jim Brochin and John Olszewski Jr. — who are expected to run for Baltimore County Executive next year — have been raising lots of money. […]