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November 18, 2014
Harford County Executive-elect Barry Glassman Completes Cabinet Selections for Incoming Administration

Harford County Executive-elect Barry Glassman completed his Cabinet selections Tuesday, announcing the remaining department director nominees for his incoming administration.


November 10, 2014
Harford County Executive-elect Barry Glassman Announces Initial Cabinet Nominees

Harford County Executive-elect Barry Glassman announced several Cabinet nominees Monday, naming outgoing County Council President Billy Boniface as director of administration and filling other positions with new hires or county employees tapped for promotion or reassignment. 

January 31, 2014
Harford Senator Updates Fire Support

Senator Barry Glassman, (R) 35, Harford County, has introduced legislation to modernize a landmark program named after one of his Harford County predecessors, Senator William H. Amoss.


January 16, 2014
Press Conference - County Choice Minimum Wage Bill

At 11:30 A.M. Wednesday, Senator Barry Glassman and Delegate Neil Parrott held a press conference announcing their County Choice Minimum Wage Bill.


December 19, 2013
Harford's Sen. Glassman Honored By Maryland Municipal League

State Sen. Barry Glassman (R-Harford) has been honored by the Maryland Municipal League for his strong support of municipal government during the 2013 General Assemby Session.


November 25, 2013  
Glassman to Open Campaign Headquarters on Main Street in Bel Air

State Sen. Barry Glassman (R-Harford) has announced that his campaign for Harford County Executive will be opening its headquarters at 155 N. Main Street, Suite C, in Bel Air.


November 14, 2013  
Harford Senator Glassman Proposes Moratorium on Rain Tax Penalties

Maryland State Senator Barry Glassman (R-Harford) announced today that he will introduce legislation in the upcoming General Assembly Session which would place a moratorium on the levying of any fines, penalties, or administrative actions by the Maryland Department of the Environment pursuant to the state’s Stormwater Remediation Fee law or “Rain Tax” passed in 2012.


September 24, 2013
Sen. Glassman's Commission to Study the Regulation of Payroll Services Begins Meeting in Annapolis

After as many as 600 clients of local payroll firm AccuPay discovered that their state and federal income tax withholdings may not have been paid following the firm’s bankruptcy and closure, State Sen. Barry Glassman (R-Harford) introduced and passed Senate Bill 1068 in the closing days of the 2013 Session, forming the statewide Commission to Study the Regulation of Payroll Services.


August 26, 2013
Sen. Glassman Applauds State’s Withdrawal of Changes to Phosphorous Regulations

State Sen. Barry Glassman (R-Harford) today praised Maryland Secretary of Agriculture Buddy Hance for his department’s decision to withdraw its request to the Joint Committee on Administrative, Executive, and Legislative Review (AELR) for emergency status on proposed changes to the Maryland Phosphorus Management Tool (PMT).

August 23, 2013
Senator Glassman Announces $1.5 Million for Land Preservation in Deer Creek Valley

State Sen. Barry Glassman today hailed the approval of $1.5 million in state grants for the purchase of easements in the Deer Creek Rural Legacy Area. These funds will be used to permanently preserve additional farmland and other key properties in the Deer Creek Valley.

July 8, 2013
Glassman Names Howard McComas as Campaign Chair

State Sen. Barry Glassman (R-Harford) announced today that local businessman and community leader Howard K.  McComas, IV will chair the "Glassman for Harford County Executive" committee. Mr. McComas is President of the McComas Funeral Home, which has been providing services in Harford County since 1808.

June 10, 2013
Sen. Barry Glassman Launches Campaign for County Executive

The weather cleared for State Senator Barry Glassman Saturday, and as expected the Harford village of Level saw its native son announce his candidacy for Harford County Executive before an estimated 1,000 supporters. Many attendees said it was the largest and most unique political kickoff they had ever attended, with demand so high that the campaign had to stop selling tickets the week before.

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June 3, 2013
Tickets to Glassman Campaign Announcement Sold Out

State Sen. Barry Glassman (R-Harford) has announced that tickets to his "Coming Home Announcement" event this Saturday at Level Fire Hall have sold out. Over 1,000 tickets have been sold for the event, which now figures to be the largest that the village of Level has ever hosted.

May 22, 2013
Small Harford Village Readies For Native Son's Campaign Announcement

The small rural Harford County village of Level is beginning to buzz with the expected campaign announcement of State Senator Barry Glassman (Republican, District 35 - Northern Harford), who will announce his intentions for the 2014 election on June 8 at Level Volunteer Fire Company. Many local observers and leaders in Annapolis have been speculating that Sen. Glassman will announce a run for Harford County Executive.