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Local Politicians Blast Trump Plan That Would Cut NIH Funding by 2017-05-24

http://www.bethesdamagazine.com/Bethesda-Beat/2017/Local-Politicians-Blast-Trump-Plan-That-Would-Cut-NIH-Funding-by-Almost-A-Fifth/

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MoCo delegation satisfied with legislative session 2017-05-18

http://www.thesentinel.com/mont/news/local/item/5236-moco-delegation-satisfied-with-legislative-session

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Fraternity brother’s sexual assault leads Md. legislator to push 2017-04-14

https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/fraternity-brothers-sexual-assault-leads-md-legislator-to-push-bill-changing-definition-of-rape/2017/04/14/9f933d78-207c-11e7-be31-b0d84435aa58_story.html?utm_term=.fe8e203a116f

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Maryland’s 30% tax credit for energy storage close to becoming l 2017-04-13

https://www.energy-storage.news/news/marylands-30-tax-credit-for-energy-storage-close-to-becoming-law

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Montgomery County Receiving About $195 Million from State 2017-04-11

http://www.mymcmedia.org/montgomery-county-receiving-about-195-million-from-state/

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House defuses fireworks over Frosh’s power to sue Trump 2017-02-14

http://marylandreporter.com/2017/02/14/house-defuses-fireworks-over-froshs-power-to-sue-trump/

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Hogan pressed to take Obamacare case to Trump 2017-01-26

http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/politics/bs-md-hogan-aca-20170126-story.html

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Hogan Says ‘Road Kill Bill’ Would Ax 11 County Projects 2016-12-14

https://dlcc.salsalabs.com/salsa/hq/p/salsa/web/news/hq/edit?object=news_item

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State Delegate Questions Restrictions for County in Liquor Store 2016-12-06

http://www.bethesdamagazine.com/Bethesda-Beat/Web-2016/State-Delegate-Questions-Restrictions-for-County-in-Liquor-Store-Bill/

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Md. Nursing Home Regulator Struggling To Keep Up 2016-10-05

http://www.somd.com/news/headlines/2016/21406.php

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House of Cards Radio Interview about home poker legislation in M 2016-05-09

http://www.cdcgamingreports.com/gaming-radio/ep-433-ashley-talks-with-maryland-delegate-kirill-reznik-about-his-home-poker-game-bill-in-the-maryland-legislature/

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After PayPal Cancels Plans for North Carolina Expansion, State D 2016-04-07

http://bethesdamagazine.com/Bethesda-Beat/Web-2016/After-PayPal-Cancels-Plans-for-North-Carolina-Expansion-State-Delegate-Invites-Company-to-Maryland/

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In Md. and Va., efforts to end gerrymandering face major obstacl 2016-03-10

https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/md-politics/in-md-and-va-efforts-to-end-gerrymandering-face-major-obstacles-lawmakers/2016/03/10/a1ffec30-e236-11e5-9c36-e1902f6b6571_story.html

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Hogan blasts ‘reckless’ spending 2016-03-09

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2016/mar/8/maryland-gov-larry-hogan-blasts-states-reckless-sp/

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Hogan accuses Democrats of defying voters on spending 2016-03-08

http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/politics/bs-md-hogan-conference-20160307-story.html

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Redistricting reform tries to stay alive despite leadership oppo 2016-03-01

http://marylandreporter.com/2016/02/29/redistricting-reform-tries-to-stay-alive-despite-leadership-opposition/

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Maryland House Passes Poker Home Game Bill 2016-02-29

http://www.cardplayer.com/poker-news/20043-maryland-house-passes-poker-home-game-bill

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Maryland House votes to OK some small-stakes gambling in home 2016-02-25

http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/politics/blog/bal-house-votes-to-ok-some-smallstakes-gambling-in-home-20160225-story.html

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Legislators unveil 3-state redistricting reform: 'Win-win partne 2016-02-22

http://www.bctv.org/special_reports/government/legislators-unveil--state-redistricting-reform-win-win-partnership/article_22729246-d981-11e5-b5ed-67e8440f072a.html

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Hogan creates panel to study Maryland procurement 2016-02-11

http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/politics/bs-md-procurement-hogan-20160210-story.html

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Redistricting debate continues in Annapolis, Washington 2016-02-02

http://www.wbaltv.com/politics/redistricting-debate-continues-in-annapolis-washington/37772496

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Md. bill would create grants for robotics teams 2016-01-23

A state delegate from Montgomery County wants Maryland students to pursue science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education outside of the classroom and is asking the state to chip in by supporting robotics clubs and competitions.

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Kirill Reznik: Interview on WBAL on Syrian refugee crisis and Go 2015-11-22

My interview with Robert Lang WBAL Radio on the Syrian refugee crisis and Governor Hogan's announcement that we cannot accept refugees in Maryland.

http://www.wbal.com/article/127599?title=full-episode-marylands-news-this-week-sunday-november-22-2015

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Is redistricting reform necessary or possible? 2015-10-12

http://marylandreporter.com/2015/10/12/is-redistricting-reform-necessary-or-possible/

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Del. Kirill Reznik: Iran deal is a risk worth taking 2015-09-09

http://washingtonjewishweek.com/25018/iran-deal-is-a-risk-worth-taking/editorial-opinion/forum/

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Del. Kirill Reznik: Questions Remain About Nonpartisan Redistric 2015-08-12

http://www.centermaryland.com/index.php?option=com_easyblog&view=entry&id=1360&Itemid=178

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Delegate Kirill Reznik scores 100% on Environmental Scorecard 2015-07-19

http://www.mdlcv.org/scorecards/2015-environmental-scorecard

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Tesla Motors Inc Allowed To Sell Directly In Maryland 2015-04-15

http://www.valuewalk.com/2015/04/tesla-allowed-sell-directly-maryland/

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Tesla Direct Sales Get The OK In Maryland 2015-04-14

http://jalopnik.com/tesla-direct-sales-get-the-ok-in-maryland-1697828947

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Tesla gets green light to rev up Maryland sales network 2015-04-14

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2015/apr/14/tesla-gets-green-light-to-rev-up-maryland-sales-ne/

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Hogan unveils plan to fight heroin 2015-02-24

http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/politics/bs-md-hogan-heroin-20150224-story.html

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Bill to Ban Indoor Tanning by Minors Draws Large Crowds, Controv 2015-02-06

http://baltimore.citybizlist.com/article/242262/bill-to-ban-indoor-tanning-by-minors-draws-large-crowds-controversy

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Maryland legislature considers bill to defer college payment, sp 2015-02-04

http://www.diamondbackonline.com/news/article_2b3343e4-abf6-11e4-a664-cf38e3c130f7.html

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Legislators bristle at budget 2015-01-29

http://www.thesentinel.com/mont/index.php?option=com_k2&view=item&id=1589:legislators-bristle-at-budget&Itemid=766

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Jewish community welcomes Gross home 2015-01-28

http://washingtonjewishweek.com/19294/jewish-community-welcomes-gross-home/

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New Chairs Elected To Head County Democratic Committee, State Ho 2014-12-10

http://www.bethesdamagazine.com/Bethesda-Beat/2014/New-Chairs-Elected-To-Head-County-Democratic-Committee-State-House-Delegation/

The Montgomery County Democratic Central Committee (MCDCC) and the county’s House delegation in Annapolis – two entities that have had an uneasy relationship with each other as of late – have both chosen new leaders in the past couple of days.

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U.S.-France Agreement Brings $60 Million Compensation Fund to Ho 2014-12-05

Holocaust survivors, their families, and advocates today welcomed the announcement of a binding agreement between the U.S. and French governments under which the French government will provide a $60 million compensation fund to numerous survivors and their heirs, in recognition of the horrific Holocaust-era actions perpetrated by the French national rail company, Société Nationale des Chemins de Fer Français (SNCF).

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Germantown-Gaithersburg delegates not sure yet if new Republican 2014-11-12

No one knows yet how Republican governor-elect Larry Hogan of Anne Arundel County will allocate state money in the budget he will present to the General Assembly soon after it reconvenes on Jan. 14.

http://www.gazette.net/article/20141112/NEWS/141119758/germantown-gaithersburg-delegates-not-sure-yet-if-new-republican&template=gazette

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Maryland Senate approves fines on underage gamblers who sneak in 2014-02-28

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/maryland-lawmakers-approve-fines-on-underage-gamblers-who-sneak-into-casinos/2014/02/28/f3b45530-a0b0-11e3-9ba6-800d1192d08b_story.html?tid=hpModule_99d5f542-86a2-11e2-9d71-f0feafdd1394

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Two state bills propose tax breaks for student loan debt 2014-02-27

http://www.diamondbackonline.com/news/local/article_c721988e-9f70-11e3-b203-001a4bcf6878.html

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Bill would alter college debt system 2014-02-26

http://www.diamondbackonline.com/news/local/article_eeb36c7a-9ea2-11e3-a55f-0017a43b2370.html

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Maryland weighs lifting obscure ban on playing poker for money a 2014-02-25

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/md-politics/maryland-weighs-lifting-obscure-ban-on-playing-poker-for-money-at-home/2014/02/25/0c1d7a9c-9e4b-11e3-9ba6-800d1192d08b_story.html

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State plans outreach for low-income high schoolers 2014-02-20

http://www.diamondbackonline.com/news/local/article_7b8c5d16-99f1-11e3-9477-001a4bcf6878.html

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Americans set to ban French railway firm from bidding on £4 bill 2014-02-05

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2552171/Americans-set-ban-French-railway-firm-bidding-4billion-contract-responsible-transporting-thousands-Jews-German-death-camps-World-War-Two.html#ixzz2sSVgBbwq

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Holocaust Survivor: Purple Line Bidder Should Pay Reparations 2014-02-05

http://www.bethesdanow.com/2014/02/05/holocaust-survivor-purple-line-bidder-should-pay-reparations/

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County Delegation Announces Support for Raising State Minimum Wa 2014-01-03

http://www.mymcmedia.org/county-delegation-announces-support-for-raising-state-minimum-wage/

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Reznik looks to tackle health care if re-elected as delegate 2013-11-27

http://www.gazette.net/article/20131127/NEWS/131129323/-1/reznik-looks-to-tackle-health-care-if-re-elected-as-delegate&template=gazette

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On the Road: OK, Sometimes Travel is Glamorous 2013-10-25

http://www.autismspeaks.org/blog/2013/10/24/road-ok-sometimes-travel-glamorous Read More

Maryland casinos fined for underage gamblers, who aren’t punishe 2013-09-29

The two security guards posted at Maryland Live Casino’s north entrance never asked the 20-year-old woman for identification. So just after midnight on a Friday night in February, she waltzed onto the forbidden casino floor and headed for the slot machines, where she gambled — and lost — for the next 90 minutes.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/maryland-casinos-fined-for-underage-gamblers-who-arent-punished-for-sneaking-in/2013/09/28/add441b4-26d6-11e3-9372-92606241ae9c_story.html

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Now Two States Pursue Truly Affordable Education 2013-08-06

Maryland may soon join Oregon in exploring solutions to the crisis of student debt and unaffordable education.

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New Transit and Transportation Projects Announced in Montgomery 2013-08-05

Gov. Martin O'Malley stopped by the Bethesda Metro station Monday afternoon to announce the state's recent allocation of about $400 million to construct the Purple Line light rail from Bethesda to New Carrollton.

http://bethesda-chevychase.patch.com/groups/transportation-and-traffic/p/purple-line-cheered-jeered-as-omalley-visits-bethesda

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Montgomery County’s District 39 slate seeks out new voters 2013-06-10

Montgomery County’s District 39 slate seeks out new voters

King, Barkley, Reznik and Robinson file to run in reshaped district

by Ryan Marshall Staff writer

A team of Montgomery County incumbents running for re-election in Maryland’s General Assembly next year will have to win over some new constituents to do it.

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A Storm Inside 2013-05-09

At the beginning of the 2012-2013 school year, Ms. McGinn’s third grade class at Stedwick Elementary School in Montgomery Village formed the Fire Starters Kids Opera Company.

http://www.mymcmedia.org/a-storm-inside-photos/

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After death, Maryland to limit where cosmetic surgeries are perf 2013-04-27

Maryland is moving to toughen regulations on the fast-growing medspa industry — a move designed to narrow a "loophole" and prevent deaths such as one last year following a liposuction treatment at a Timonium facility.

http://touch.baltimoresun.com/#section/-1/article/p2p-75680380/

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Bill to increase oversight of cosmetic surgery centers making la 2013-04-01

A bill to give health regulators more oversight of facilities like the now-closed Monarch Medspa in Timonium is making a late surge in the General Assembly after weeks of discussions among state and industry officials.

http://articles.baltimoresun.com/2013-04-01/health/bs-hs-medspa-licensing-bill-20130401_1_monarch-medspa-plastic-surgery-oversight

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Maryland legislator wants to make sure shopping carts aren’t lif 2013-01-30

 Along with high-profile legislation that would repeal the death penalty and strengthen gun control, Maryland’s General Assembly is considering making it more expensive for people caught stealing shopping carts.

http://www.fredericknewspost.com/sections/news/displayUpdate.htm?StoryID=146292#.UQqsBfJhBkw

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Montgomery County Officials Cheer Supreme Court Health Care Ruli 2012-06-22

Montgomery County officials Thursday enthusiastically supported the Supreme Court's decision to uphold the Affordable Care Act.

http://germantown.patch.com/articles/reports-montgomery-county-officials-cheer-scotus-health-care-ruling

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Small business reserve plan to assist county firms 2012-06-21

The number of small businesses in Montgomery County eligible to participate in the state’s small business reserve program is likely to increase later this year, as law signed into effect by Gov. Martin O’Malley and advocated for by the county’s Chamber of Commerce have changed the requirements for qualification.

http://www.thesentinel.com/mont/Businesses6-21-1

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Adventist HealthCare Breaks Ground On State-of-the-Art Cancer Fa 2012-06-07

Adventist HealthCare officials, joined by Shady Grove Hospital personnel and local elected officials, broke ground Wednesday morning on what will become Montgomery County's first free-standing, comprehensive cancer center.

http://colesville.patch.com/articles/adventist-healthcare-breaks-ground-on-state-of-the-art-cancer-facility-bbb06b79#

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Progressive delegates objected to the income tax too 2012-05-18

As Republican delegates railed against the proposed state income tax hike Wednesday afternoon, a lone freshman Democrat from one of the most liberal and affluent districts inside the Capital Beltway got up to explain why she too could not vote for the taxes.

http://marylandreporter.com/2012/05/18/progressive-delegates-objected-to-the-income-tax-too/

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Business dodged most of the bullets in Maryland legislature 2012-04-09

So far, so good, is the consensus among the state’s business leaders of this year’s legislative session — but they’re still holding their breath.

http://www.gazette.net/article/20120409/NEWS/704099970/1124/business-dodged-most-of-the-bullets-in-maryland-legislature&template=gazette

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Uncertainty prevails as Supreme Court weighs health care ruling 2012-04-02

As the nation awaits the U.S. Supreme Court decision on President Barack Obama’s health care reform, it is hard to say how Maryland would be affected if all or some of the federal law were struck down, state policymakers. http://www.gazette.net/article/20120402/NEWS/704029973/1022/uncertainty-prevails-as-supreme-court-weighs-health-care-ruling&template=gazette Read More

In Annapolis, a second debate in cyberspace 2012-03-17

Republican Del. Justin Ready rose during a recent debate in Annapolis to complain that Maryland's process for petitioning a bill to referendum is "complicated and cumbersome."

http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/politics/bs-md-lawmaker-twitter-20120317,0,1643125,full.story

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Md. assembly to weigh raft of consumer-protection bills before s 2012-03-12

Maryland drivers could soon know more about the tires they buy. Teenagers could find themselves turned away from tanning salons. And consumers who patronize rent-to-own furniture and appliance stores could see prices fall.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/dc-politics/md-assembly-to-weigh-raft-of-consumer-protection-bills-before-sessions-end/2012/02/29/gIQAvPeD7R_story.html

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With clock ticking, HMSHost may go to court 2012-02-17

HMSHost’s next stop is probably the courtroom after a state agency this week denied the Bethesda company’s challenge of a $56 million contract recommendation to a Florida company to redevelop and operate two aging travel plazas on Interstate 95 north of Baltimore.

http://www.gazette.net/article/20120217/NEWS/702179658/1033/with-clock-ticking-hmshost-may-go-to-court&template=gazette

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– Maryland House Committees Host Joint Marathon Hearing on Marri 2012-02-10

Like Rocky Balboa, marriage equality is back for another round of fighting.

http://metroweekly.com/poliglot/2012/02/maryland-house-joint-committee-1.html

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New Law Would Ban Minors from Using Artificial Tanning Beds 2012-01-27

A group of lawmakers wants to expand on current restrictions and place an outright ban on the use of artificial tanning beds for anyone under 18.

http://cnsmaryland.org/2012/01/27/new-law-would-ban-minors-from-using-artificial-tanning-beds/

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Breaking New Ground at Plum Gar 2012-01-07

A ceremonial groundbreaking Saturday marked the beginning of an $8.5 million dollar “facelift” for Plum Gar Community Recreation Center in Germantown.

http://germantown.patch.com/articles/breaking-new-ground-at-plum-gar

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