Maryland State House

Maryland State House

Maryland lawmakers decided Tuesday not to move forward with legislation that would grant the state Senate power of confirmation over who gets the job of state superintendent. In the coming months, the state board of education will appoint someone to the position. We talk with the local senator behind the bill about his concerns about Maryland schools’ top decision-making body.


  • Michael Dresser Statehouse Reporter, The Baltimore Sun
  • Paul Pinsky Maryland State Senator, D-District 22, Prince George's County

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