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Board Approves Contract For Offshore Wind Survey

A Maryland board has approved a $3.3 million contract to conduct a survey off the coast of Ocean City related to developing offshore wind.


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Delegate Justin Ross Announces Retirement

Prince George’s County Delegate Justin Ross says he is retiring from the House of Delegates.


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Pit Bull Bite Liability Bill Fails In Special Session

A measure that Maryland lawmakers hoped would address liability concerns relating to a court ruling on dog bites by pit bulls has died in the recent special session on gambling.



House Of Delegates To Make Changes To Expanded Gambling Bill

It’s a heated debate, and it’s far from over. There are new questions about the impact of expanded gambling in Maryland, and the special session could take a turn.


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House Speaker: Prepare For Special Session On Gambling

Democratic leaders in the Maryland House of Delegates are scheduled to discuss a push to expand gambling in Maryland.


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Battle Over Gambling In Maryland Heats Up

Gov. Martin O’Malley strongly criticized House of Delegates leaders for balking at a work group consensus on the issue while the House speaker said his chamber’s representatives had strong feelings about lowering the state’s tax on casino proceeds.


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Md. GOP Oppose Special Session On Gambling

Republicans in the House of Delegates are opposing a special session to take up proposed gambling expansion in Maryland.



Senator Files Ethics Complaint Against Delegate

A state senator said he has filed an ethics complaint against a delegate who asked him to support a provision in a bill that would have made it easier for that delegate to repay about $75,000 in penalties he owes to a state real estate fund.



O’Malley Says He Wants To Build Consensus Before Calling Special Budget Session

Budget mess in Maryland. Millions of dollars for education and public safety on the chopping block. WJZ catches up with Gov. Martin O’Malley who says he’s not ready to call a special session just yet.


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Md. Passes Measure To Address Child Identity Theft

As more and more children are having their credit ratings damaged by identity theft before they think of borrowing a dime, Maryland lawmakers have approved a first-of-its-kind measure to enable parents to take steps to protect their kids.


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Legislature Completes Work On Flush Tax Increase

Marylanders can likely expect a hike in their annual sewer bills.


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Delegate Outlines House Gambling Plan

Table games like blackjack and roulette would be allowed in a new Prince George’s County gambling venue and at five casinos currently allowed in Maryland.





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