Events, Government

Governor Hogan honors Korean War veterans, families

ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan and First Lady Yumi Hogan this week honored more than 100 Korean War veterans, families, and surviving spouses at a welcome home reception co-hosted by the Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs. The governor presented a Governor’s Citation to Dr. Paul Cunningham, president of the Korean War Veterans Association. “It is such an incredible honor to have …


Business, Government, Science

Maryland renews cooperative agreement with Japanese region

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Larry Hogan on Monday joined Governor Yuji Kuroiwa of Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan to sign and renew a Memorandum of Understanding between Maryland and Kanagawa. The renewal highlights the regions’ shared commitment to advancing the life sciences and health care as well as the potential for health-related collaboration in other industry sectors including cybersecurity and robotics. “It …


Governor Hogan announces deputy communications director

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Larry Hogan on Thursday announced that he had named Kata Hall to serve as deputy director of communications for the Office of the Governor. Hall, whose tenure in the administration began in May 2015, previously served as the governor’s senior speechwriter. “Kata is an incredibly talented communicator whose work and dedication set the highest standard,” said …

Governor Hogan appoints Secretary of Labor

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Larry Hogan on Tuesday announced that Tiffany Robinson would be Maryland’s next Secretary of Labor. Robinson currently serves as Deputy Chief of Staff in the Office of the Governor, where she advises on labor, housing, education, human services, and health matters. “Tiffany Robinson has dedicated her career to empowering people and expanding opportunities,” said Governor Hogan. …

Governor Hogan calls For Maryland delegation to ratify trade deal

ANNAPOLIS, MD – As Congress returned from its Fourth of July recess, Governor Larry Hogan on Monday wrote to members of the Maryland delegation urging them to come together to ratify the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). This is the latest effort in a months-long push by Governor Hogan to win support from federal and state leaders for the trade agreement. …

Maryland Department of Labor database breached

BALTIMORE, MD – The Maryland Department of Labor on Friday began notifying 78,000 customers about potential unauthorized activity on two of its database systems. While some personally identifiable information may have been accessed without authorization, an investigation conducted by the DLLR has not yet revealed any misuse of the accessed data. Earlier this year, at the request of the Maryland …