# Governor hogan
Another worker shortage during upcoming blue crab harvest season could cause crabmeat prices to skyrocket once again
(Wolfgang Kaehler/Getty Images) (BALTIMORE) On Tuesday, Governor Larry Hogan sent a letter to the Maryland Congressional Delegation asking them to raise the cap on H-2B guest worker visas. His letter was in response to a study that revealed that the seafood industry currently expects to get authorizations for only 10% of the seasonal crab picking workers needed for 2022.
State Board of Education rejects Gov. Hogan's request for them to lift the school mask policy
(Ina Fassbender/Getty Images) (BALTIMORE) The Maryland State Board of Education (MSDE) responded to Governor Larry Hogan's request to lift the school mask policy, saying they will not do so until vaccination levels reach 80% and COVID-19 transmission levels drop.
Gov. Hogan expands "Re-Fund The Police" initiative to $500 million, Marylander's question why and when it was defunded
Governor Larry Hogan announced the expansion of his Re-Fund The Police Initiative from a $150 million initiative to a $500 million, three-year initiative to increase support for law enforcement, crime control and victim protection services.