How We're Changing Maryland

  1. Governor Hogan Signs the Hometown Heroes Act

    April 18, 2017

    As a result of this legislation, First Responders and emergency response personnel will receive much needed tax relief upon retirement.

  2. Governor Hogan Signs the More Jobs for Marylanders Act

    April 11, 2017

    With this legislation, we are bringing more jobs to the areas that need them most - Western Maryland, Baltimore City and the Eastern Shore.

  3. Governor Hogan Signs the First Meaningful Ethics Reform in Nearly Two Decades

    April 11, 2017

    AThe Public Integrity Act of 2017 reaffirms Governor Hogan’s promise and commitment to the accountability, transparency, and fairness that the people of Maryland deserve.

  4. Governor Hogan Signs the RoadKillBill Repeal

    April 11, 2017

    After thousands of calls and e-mails from constituents to their legislators, we were able to repeal the disastrous RoadKillBill. We can again move forward on every single top-priority road project in every single jurisdiction in the state.

  5. Governor Hogan Declares a State of Emergency for the Heroin and Opioid Epidemic

    March 1, 2017

    Governor Hogan has delegated emergency powers to state and local emergency management officials, breaking down the bureaucratic barriers between the government and the local and state officials who would be most well-equipped to fight the opioid problems in their regions.

  6. Governor Hogan Again Introduces the Redistricting Reform Act to Finally End Partisan Gerrymandering in Maryland

    January 19, 2017

    By reintroducing legislation, Governor Hogan affirmed that he will yet again push to end partisan gerrymandering and finally ensure free and fair elections for all Marylanders through nonpartisan redistricting reform.

  7. For the Third Year in a Row, Governor Hogan’s Budget includes No Tax Increases

    January 18, 2017

    This year’s budget responsibly holds the line on spending without raising taxes or cutting services, as well as holding true to Governor Hogan’s pledge to return fiscal restraint to Annapolis in an effort to make strategic investments to attract new businesses and create jobs.

  8. Governor Hogan Introduces the More Jobs for Marylanders Act

    January 5, 2017

    This legislation provides tax incentives for manufacturers to create thousands of jobs in high-unemployment areas across Maryland, adding to the 105,000 jobs that the administration has already created.

  9. Governor Hogan announces full funding for a new Potomac River crossing to replace the Harry W. Nice Memorial Bridge

    November 21, 2016

    Construction will begin in 2020 and the new bridge will open in 2023 - a full seven years before the legislature's plan.

  10. Governor Hogan announces that all Maryland public schools will start after Labor Day in 2017

    August 31, 2016

    Governor Hogan, listening to an overwhelming majority of Marylanders issued an executive order requring public schools to start after Labor Day and end by June 15th.

  11. Governor Hogan eliminates 155 MORE fees

    May 11, 2016

    Governor Hogan announces the reduction and elimination of 155 fees, saving Marylanders an additional $60 million over the next five years.

  12. Improving Government Efficiency

    May 10, 2016

    Governor Hogan appoints Senator Robert Neall to lead a multi-year effort to optimize government departments and agencies within the executive branch.

  13. Maryland Adds 19,300 Jobs in March

    April 15, 2016

    Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation (DLLR) announced today that Maryland added 19,300 jobs in March. Over the past year, Maryland has added 63,200 new jobs.

  14. Governor Hogan signs Justice Reinvestment Act

    April 12, 2016

  15. POLL: Hogan’s Approval Rating Highest For Md. Governor Since 1998

    April 6, 2016

  16. Governor Hogan's Budget Passed

    March 23, 2016

    The legislature passes Governor Hogan's $42 billion budget two-weeks early and nearly unanimously.

  17. Governor Hogan Introduces Legislation to Eliminate Gerrymandering in Maryland

    January 26, 2016

  18. Revitalizing Baltimore

    January 6, 2016

    New city and state partnership will demolish thousands of vacant homes and replace them with green space, affordable housing, and retail – creating a stronger foundation for redevelopment and reinvestment in the city.

  19. Cancer Free

    November 16, 2015

    Governor Hogan announces that after 18-weeks of intense chemotherapy, he is 100 percent cancer free.

  20. Largest tax refund in Maryland history

    September 28, 2015

    $200 million returned to over 55,000 taxpayers.

  21. Blessed by Pope Francis

    September 24, 2015

    Governor Hogan received a special blessing from Pope Francis on behalf of cancer patients.

  22. Maryland's economy adds 50,000 jobs since January

    September 21, 2015

  23. Budget Surplus

    September 3, 2015

    Maryland finishes FY 2015 with an estimated $295 million surplus

  24. Ending gerrymandering

    August 6, 2015

    Created a bipartisan commission to reform how Congressional and Legislative district maps are drawn.

  25. Investing in Transportation

    June 25, 2015

    Nearly $2 billion in transportation investment to fix every single structurally deficient bridge and move forward on every single top-priority road project in every single jurisdiction in the state – 84 projects statewide – and state investment in the Purple Line.

  26. Cancer Diagnosis

    June 23, 2015

    Governor Hogan announces that he was diagnosed with with late stage 3 non-Hodgkin lymphoma, an aggressive form of lymph node cancer.

  27. Rain tax mandate repealed.

    May 12, 2015

  28. Budget Passed

    April 13, 2015

    Final budget passes, changing the trajectory of the state by protecting taxpayers and focusing state spending on priorities. The budget reined in spending, cut taxes, and invested record levels in education.

  29. First Legislation Package Unveiled

    February 4, 2015

    Governor Hogan unveils legislative package including rain tax repeal, exemption for military retirement income, hometown heroes tax exclusion, personal property tax exemption for small business, and automatic gas tax increase repeal.

  30. First Budget Introduced

    January 22, 2015

    January 22, 2015, Governor Hogan introduces Balanced Today, Balanced Tomorrow Budget including record K-12 school funding

  31. Governor Hogan's Inauguration

    January 21, 2015

  32. Hogan Wins!

    November 4, 2014

    In a historic upset, Larry Hogan defeats Anthony Brown and is elected Maryland’s 62nd Governor.

  33. Hogan vs. Brown - A Toss-Up

    November 2, 2014

    The Washington Post declares the race between Anthony Brown and Larry Hogan a "toss-up."

  34. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie comes to Maryland and pledges support to Larry Hogan.

    November 1, 2014

  35. Hogan Wins Primary

    June 24, 2014

    Larry Hogan wins the Republican nomination to become Maryland's next Governor.

  36. Hogan-Rutherford Team Announced

    January 29, 2014

    Larry Hogan announces that Boyd Rutherford, former assistant secretary for administration for the U.S. Department of Agriculture under President George W. Bush, will be his running mate.

  37. Hogan Launches Campaign

    January 21, 2014

    Anne Arundel County businessman and Chairman of Change Maryland, Larry Hogan, officially announces his candidacy for Governor of Maryland.