California Legislature approves ‘sanctuary state’ bill
Sunday, 17 September 2017 California Legislature approves ‘sanctuary state’ bill SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The California Legislature Saturday passed a “sanctuary state” bill to protect immigrants without legal residency in the U.S., part of a broader push by Democrats to counter expanded deportation order...
A majority of Maryland senators hope they've found an elusive compromise to handle the state's controversial state song: send it into retirement without erasing all recognition. Source: WJZ Baltimore -
The Maryland House Appropriations Committee this week debated a bill regarding the hiring of state employees that would add more oversight to enforce laws enacted by the legislature more than a decade.. Source: WJZ Baltimore -
NEW YORK (Reuters) - California lawmakers on Thursday launched a bipartisan bid to temporarily reduce taxes on the state’s emerging recreational cannabis industry in order to help legally run pot.. Source: Wochit News -
A bill that advanced through the Maryland Senate Wednesday would give the state song — “Maryland, My Maryland” — historic status, instead of official status. Matt Yurus reports. Source: CBS Dallas Digital -