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Maryland Lawmakers Override Gov. Hogan’s Veto to Enact Paid Sick Leave Law

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Thirty Maryland senators today overrode Gov. Larry Hogan’s 2017 veto of a sick-leave bill, requiring employers across Maryland to give hundreds of thousands of workers paid time off for medical reasons.

Hogan Takes Another Whack at Paid Sick Leave with ‘Compromise Proposal’

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Despite his controversial veto just six months ago, Gov. Larry Hogan still has paid sick leave on his mind.

Hogan Promises Lawmakers He Will Veto Paid Sick Leave Requirement for Small Businesses

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With less than a month left before Maryland’s 2017 legislative term ends, Gov. Larry Hogan says he wants lawmakers to get their act in gear and move various bills forward to full votes. But for one highly debated proposal about mandatory paid sick leave for small business employees, the governor says he plans to stop it from becoming law.

Poll: Gov. Hogan Enjoying Broad Support Among Marylanders, Despite Dip in Approval from Fall 2016

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Donald Trump’s controversial reign as president so far doesn’t appear to be pulling Gov. Larry Hogan down. Nearly two-thirds of broadly blue Maryland’s voters approve of their Republican governor’s job in office, according to the newest Goucher Poll.