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Md. Republicans Replace House Leadership

Republican lawmakers in the Maryland House of Delegates have elected new leadership.

04/30/2013

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Baltimore City Delegate Passes Away

Hattie Harrison, the longest-serving delegate in the Maryland House and the first African-American woman to chair a legislative committee in the General Assembly, has died. The Baltimore Democrat was 84.

01/28/2013

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Opinion: Republicans Are Abandoning Romney’s Sinking Ship

Romney is dragging his own campaign and every Republican down. Republican operatives and House and Senate candidates have conceded as much throughout the month of September.

09/26/2012

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10 Things To Do To Your Home Before Going On Vacation

Make sure you get a few things around your home in order prior to departure.

07/25/2012

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Issa Proposes Hearing On D.C. Commuter Tax

A leading House Republican is proposing a hearing on the possibility of the District of Columbia taxing people who work in the district but live elsewhere.

07/19/2012

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House Votes To Continue Federal Worker Pay Freeze

Republicans have pushed through the House a bill that would freeze the wages of federal workers for a third year and bar members of Congress from giving themselves a pay raise.

02/01/2012

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President Obama To Join House Democrats At 3-Day Retreat In Cambridge

Maryland’s Eastern Shore gets ready to host a V.I.P. President Barack Obama is visiting the area Friday.

01/26/2012

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Dems To Obama: Bring On ‘Do-Nothing Congress’ Hit

House Democratic leaders say they welcome a campaign by President Barack Obama against a “do-nothing Congress” even though they’re part of it.

01/26/2012

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Rawlings-Blake To Attend State Of The Union

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is planning to attend President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address.

01/24/2012

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Senate, House Diverge On Disaster Aid Strategy

House Republicans have introduced legislation to immediately infuse $1 billion into federal disaster aid accounts as part of a stopgap funding bill that’s required to keep the government running past the end of the budget year on Sept. 30.

09/14/2011

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Weiner Seeks Leave Of Absence From House

Under pressure to resign in a sexting scandal, Rep. Anthony Weiner announced Saturday he was entering professional treatment at an undisclosed location and requested a leave of absence from Congress.

06/11/2011