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2 Council Members Work To Repeal English-Only Ordinance

Two members of the Frederick County Council have been working to repeal an ordinance passed in 2012 that required that all of the county’s official business be conducted in English.

06/17/2015

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Nephew Of City Council President Killed In Weekend Violence

A surge in deadly violence over the weekend. One of the victims is Baltimore Council President Jack Young’s nephew.

04/05/2015

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Hogan Backs Bill To Examine Corrections System

Gov. Larry Hogan is backing a measure to form a council to work on ways to cut spending on corrections and reduce recidivism.

03/19/2015

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D.C. Council Approves Bill To Outlaw Private Pot Clubs

The D.C. Council has approved a bill that would ban marijuana smoking in private clubs.

03/03/2015

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Councilman Hosts Panel On Community Expectations Of Police

The difference in expectations between black and white communities and the police officers that protect them will be the topic of discussion at a panel hosted in Baltimore.

02/09/2015

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Delauter: Statement Was Wrong & Inappropriate

A feud between a Frederick County councilman and the county’s local paper goes viral when the councilman threatens to sue the paper for using his name.

01/07/2015

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Council Member Convicted Of Beating Homeless Man

A Riverdale Park Town Council member has been convicted of beating a homeless man with a bat.

11/27/2014

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D.C. Council To Hold Hearing On Stop And Frisk

The D.C. Council will hold a hearing on the use of stop-and-frisk tactics by city police.

10/08/2014

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6th Person Tied To Gray Campaign Pleads Guilty

A former D.C. Council candidate who served as driver for District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray during his 2010 campaign has pleaded guilty to conspiring to violate campaign finance laws.

09/05/2014

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Democrats Calling On Republican Party To Denounce Candidate For AACO Council

Right now, a candidate for Anne Arundel County Council is under fire for what appears to be his membership in a neo-confederate group that wants the south to secede from the rest of the U.S.

07/25/2014

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Rubenstein To Lead Council For Library Of Congress

Businessman and philanthropist David Rubenstein will become the next chairman of an advisory group that helps to guide the Library of Congress in Washington.

05/06/2014

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O’Malley Named Chairman Of Chesapeake Bay Council

Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley on Thursday was named the chairman of the Chesapeake Executive Council, saying he hoped to have a new Chesapeake Bay Watershed agreement signed next year.

12/12/2013

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