Search For New Maryland Speaker Begins

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan is calling state lawmakers back to Annapolis on May 1st to elect a new House speaker. Hogan signed an executive order today calling for a special session so the House of Delegates can elect a successor to the late Speaker Michael Busch. Three people are officially vying to succeed Busch. They include Delegate Dereck Davis of Prince George’s County, Delegate Maggie McIntosh and Delegate Adrienne Jones of Baltimore County.