ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan today announced the end of the COVID-19 state of emergency in the State of Maryland. As of today, Maryland has surpassed 6.5 million vaccinations, and the positivity rate is a record-low 0.82%. “Thanks in large part to the hard work, the sacrifices, and the vigilance of the people of Maryland, we have … Continue reading Governor Hogan Lifts COVID-19 State of Emergency
Today, some wonderful news came from Governor Hogan. Governor Hogan is completely lifting all restrictions on outdoor events and indoor capacity. Everything can be open to 100% capacity both indoor and outdoor and masks will not be needed for outdoor events. The only remaining restriction are masks for indoors. That will remain until 70% of … Continue reading Governor Hogan’s Covid-19 Update
Delegate McKay is hosting virtual office hours every Friday morning from 8:30 - 9:30am.
Below is Governor Hogan's update on his mask mandate. The outdoor mask mandates have been lifted as has all restrictions for outdoor dining. You can read the entire statement from the Governor's Office below as well as view the video of his press conference here. ANNAPOLIS, MD—With consistent improvements in key statewide health metrics and … Continue reading Governor Hogan’s Mask Mandate Update
Today the Republican Caucus sent a letter to Secretary Tiffany Robinson of the Maryland Department of Labor. The Caucus called upon Secretary Robinson to open up the work search requirement for people getting unemployment benefits. As of now, the state does not require anyone to be actively searching for a job while receiving unemployment benefits … Continue reading Republican Caucus Letter to Secretary Robinson
Vaccination efforts in Garrett, Allegany, and Washington Counties are in full swing. Below is an update on how it has gone so far in both Garrett and Allegany Counties. Statistics for Washington County will come soon. There will be a mini clinic in Hancock at the Hancock Volunteer Fire Department. Current Vaccine Distribution points: Allegany … Continue reading Western Maryland Vaccination Updates
Since March of last year, we have experienced a pandemic unlike any other. It has taken a financial, mental, and emotional toll on our region, state, and country. That is not to mention the horrible loss of life we have suffered throughout this time as well. With many now out of work or in tough … Continue reading Office of Post Pandemic Opportunities
Governor Hogan announced today that 75% of Marylanders that are 65 and older have received at least one dose or a dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. Below is the full statement from the Governor's Office.
On Friday March 12, the Western Maryland Delegation discussed the unemployment and impact of COVID-19 in the region. Unemployment claims have skyrocketed since the pandemic began in 2020. With that there has been over $10.3 billion given out in both state and federal benefits. Unfortunately, there has been some fraudsters including out-of-state claims and in-state … Continue reading Western Maryland Delegation
This afternoon, Governor Hogan gave an update on the COVID-19 vaccine rollout and the phases we are in. Today, the Maryland moved into Phase 2A of the Vaccine Rollout. This allows for all Marylanders, age 60 and up, to be eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine. The state has administered over 2.2 million doses of the … Continue reading Governor Hogan’s COVID-19 Update