ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - Two Maryland lawmakers were sworn in as senators to replace their peers who moved on to be part of Gov. Larry Hogan's administration.
Sen. Andrew Serafini, R-Washington, replaces former Sen. Christopher Shank, whom Hogan appointed as the executive director of the Governor's Office of Crime Control and Prevention.
Sen. Justin Ready, R-Carroll, takes the seat formerly filled by Sen. Joseph Getty, who now serves as chief legislative officer for the Hogan administration.