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Md. Lawmakers Oppose Sonic Cannon Oil Exploration

Eight of Maryland’s 10-member congressional delegation are urging President Barack Obama to reconsider siding with a proposal to allow the use of seismic air guns to explore for oil and gas in the Atlantic Ocean.

08/04/2014

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Congresswoman Wants Raise For Tipped Workers Too

U.S. Rep. Donna Edwards hopes Maryland’s bill to raise the minimum wage will help inspire a similar increase on the federal level, but she the version that the state House passed hurts tipped workers.

03/19/2014

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Maryland Rep. To Donate Portion Of Pay To Charity

Maryland Rep. Donna Edwards says her staff has taken a 2 percent pay cut to avoid anyone being furloughed as a result of government-wide spending cuts, and she’ll donate an equivalent part of her salary to charity.

04/05/2013

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Rep. Edwards To Hold Open House

Maryland Rep. Donna Edwards will host an open house.

01/03/2013

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Maryland Congresswoman To Plunge Into Potomac

Maryland congresswoman Donna Edwards plans to plunge into the chilly waters of the Potomac River to urge the U.S. Congress to take action to deal with climate change.

01/21/2012

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Ivey Ends Bid To Unseat Rep. Edwards In Md.

Former prosecutor Glenn Ivey is ending his Democratic primary challenge to Rep. Donna Edwards in Maryland’s 4th District.

01/11/2012

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Rep. Edwards Submits Alternative Redistricting Map

Maryland Rep. Donna Edwards has submitted an alternative congressional redistricting map that she says addresses concerns about diluting minority voting strength.

10/17/2011

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Rep. Edwards Doesn’t Support Redistricting Plan

Maryland Rep. Donna Edwards says she doesn’t support a redistricting plan in its current form because it doesn’t adequately represent minorities.

10/11/2011

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