In a letter to County Executive Rushern Baker, three board members say the employees given the raises were outside Maxwell’s direct supervision. They also object to the size of the raises: one of 9.4 percent and one of 16 percent.
Following a string of sex abuse scandals and a grade-fixing investigation within Prince George’s County Public Schools, candidates for county executive are calling for the firing of the school system’s CEO.
A new bill in Maryland would require state agencies to provide a private lactation room for breast-feeding employees and members of the public.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.