The Latest News and Insights from Old Line
Vetoes from Governor Moore
In his final actions addressing bills passed in the 2023 Legislative Session, Governor Wes Moore issued a handful of vetoes.
Hundreds More Bills Signed by Governor
Legislation has been signed on topics that include cannabis, healthcare, abortion, gun safety, a service-year program, volunteerism in the state, economic development, state elections, waste water systems, and more.
Old Line Secures Funding for Boy Scouts’ Capital Improvement Project
Old Line Government Affairs helped the Boy Scouts of America Baltimore Area Council receive funding critical for capital improvements to Broad Creek Memorial Reservation.
Representing CMI’s Recycling Goals for Maryland
This year, Old Line Government Affairs has supported the Can Manufacturers Institute on a bill that would increase the recycling of cans in an effort to reduce pollution.
Moore Signs 100+ Bills into Law
Among the first to be enacted into law are multiple bills that addressed Moore’s top priorities including the minimum wage and the earned income tax credit.
2023 Legislative Session Wrap-Up
Old Line’s Sherry Nickerson reviews key topics covered during the 445th session of the Maryland General Assembly.
Crossover Day in the Maryland General Assembly
Hundreds of bills, and 20 days to go. Read the latest on this important milestone in the current legislative session.
Green Bag Appointments Announced
Maryland’s Secretary of Appointments presented Governor Wes Moore with 307 appointments to more than 60 state boards and commissions.
Legislation Introduced Following Moore’s State of the State Address
As session has commenced, Governor Moore’s initiatives were recently introduced in legislative form on the House floor.
Cannabis Legalization Work Group Updates
The work group discussed key topics including data that projects the Maryland cannabis market will hit $1 billion in adult-use marijuana sales within 20 months.
Latest Cabinet Appointments for Moore Administration
Agriculture, Environment, Planning and Commerce among the latest cabinet posts appointed by Governor Wes Moore.
Inauguration of Governor Wes Moore and Lt. Governor Aruna Miller
Making history in Maryland as the state’s first black Governor and as the first woman of color to be elected lieutenant governor, respectively, both were sworn into office today in Annapolis.
Additional Cabinet Posts Announced by Moore
Nearing the start of Wes Moore’s first day in office, he announced additional appointments for his cabinet.
Moore Administration Announces Cabinet Posts
Multiple announcements coming from the Moore administration include key cabinet posts and staff hires.
The 445th Maryland General Assembly Convenes
From now through April, legislators will address numerous issues affecting residents and businesses in the 2023 Legislative Session.
2023 Legislative Session Preview
Sherry Nickerson outlines key topics and areas expected to be discussed in the upcoming legislative session.
The Latest Additions to Moore’s Administration
Governor-elect Wes Moore and Lt. Governor-elect Aruna Miller have recently announced additional selections for their administration.
Transition Team: Moore Adds to Policy Committees
Saying that his transition team “looks like the state of Maryland,” Governor-Elect Wes Moore recently announced new members of multiple policy committees.
Moore Adds to Transition and State House Leadership Teams
Governor-Elect Wes Moore and Lt. Gov.-elect Aruna Miller continued to bolster their transition and State House leadership teams this week with multiple announcements.
Governor-Elect Wes Moore Announces Leadership Team
Maryland Governor-Elect Wes Moore recently announced key positions on his leadership team.
A History-Making Election
History was made this week with the election of Maryland’s first African-American Governor, Wes Moore, and the election of Maryland’s first female Comptroller, Brooke Lierman.
Yumi Hogan Honored by Boy Scouts of America
Old Line was proud to be part of the Good Scout Award event honoring First Lady Yumi Hogan alongside their client, The Boy Scouts of America – Baltimore Area Council.
Cannabis on the November Ballot
Question #4 on the ballot addresses the legalization of adult recreational use of marijuana in Maryland.
Architectural Design Excellence in Maryland
The American Institute of Architects Maryland chapter, a client of Old Line Government Affairs, recently hosted its annual Excellence in Design Awards celebration.
Six Years, a Special Anniversary
So much to celebrate! We enjoyed hosting clients and partners at our 5+1 Anniversary Event.
Bocce Ball Networking Event
Together with Nemphos Braue, we hosted a women’s networking event on the Bocce Ball courts at Hayfields Country Club.
A Timeline to Celebrate Old Line’s Anniversary
We’re proud to celebrate MORE than just our anniversary. Thank you to our clients and supporters who have trusted us with more than their business, but a relationship. View a timeline of our first 6 years!
Recycling Refunds: How They Work
The Can Manufacturers Institute and like-minded organizations recently launched RecyclingRefundsWork.org, a repository of information on recycling refund and container deposit programs.
New Laws Take Effect October 1
New laws regarding child safety seats and moving over for stopped vehicles take effect today.
Celebrating our 5+1 Anniversary
Six years ago, George Nemphos and Tim Braue launched Nemphos Braue and Old Line Government Affairs. In honor of this special occasion, we’re hosting a very special 5+1 Anniversary Event!