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Ben Cardin

Sen. Cardin To Discuss Consumption Tax Proposal

Sen. Ben Cardin is scheduled to talk about his progressive consumption tax proposal.

02/23/2015

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Attorney General Seeks Measure To Help Whistleblowers

Attorney General Brian Frosh is encouraging lawmakers to pass legislation to encourage whistleblowers to alert the government about fraud by private contractors.

02/05/2015

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D.C. Government Agencies Opening On Time As Snow Predicted

District of Columbia government offices will open on time despite a snowstorm set to move in Wednesday morning.

01/21/2015

Maryland General Assembly

Maryland Legislative Session Set To Begin

Maryland’s legislative session is beginning with a lot of new faces.

01/14/2015

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Incoming Md. Attorney General Frosh Takes Cues From Veterans

The office of the attorney general is one of the least understood and most powerful positions in Maryland state government, veterans of the position say.

01/04/2015

Larry Hogan wins Maryland's governor's race.

Hogan And Adviser To Hold Briefing On Md. Budget

Gov.-elect Larry Hogan has scheduled a briefing on Maryland’s budget.

12/11/2014

dc metro

Metro Seeking Larger Subsidy From Local Government

Metro says it may have to cut back service unless Washington-area jurisdictions increase their subsidies to the transit agency for next year.

11/30/2014

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Md. Attorney General To Join DC Law Firm When His Term Ends In Jan.

Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler is joining a District of Columbia law firm when he finishes his second term in January.

11/18/2014

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Settlement Talks Fail In Md. Public Prayer Case

The opposing parties in a Maryland public prayer lawsuit say their attempt to negotiate a settlement has failed.

11/12/2014

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Inspector: ‘Serious Lapse’ At Secret Service

A government investigation Wednesday criticized a bizarre Secret Service assignment that pulled agents from their duty near the White House and sent them to the rural Maryland home of a headquarters employee embroiled in a personal dispute with a neighbor.

10/22/2014

bedbug, bed bug

Md. Agency Gives Workers Day Off Due To Bedbugs

The Maryland Department of the Environment is giving some employees the day off after bedbugs were discovered in a portion of the agency’s headquarters building in Baltimore.

09/15/2014

fortdetrick

U.S. Seeks Dismissal Of Fort Detrick Pollution Suit

The federal government asked a judge Thursday to dismiss a developer’s lawsuit alleging that groundwater pollution from Fort Detrick in Frederick reduced the value of private land next door.

07/31/2014

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