Pat McDonough


Controversial ‘Stand Your Ground’ Law Could Make Its Way Into Md.

Could Maryland be the next state to have a controversial “stand your ground” law? A state delegate is proposing just that.


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Md. Groups Want To Overturn Gun Control Law

Gun control opponents gear up for a fight at the polls. A petition drive called Free State Petition may soon be up and running.


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Dream Act Campaign Targets Black Voters

Dream Act supporters step up their campaign to gain voter approval of an immigrant tuition law.


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Md.’s Dream Act Draws Support At National Immigration Convention

Maryland’s Dream Act gets the attention of a national convention taking place in downtown Baltimore.


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Del. McDonough Challenges Baltimore Mayor’s Stance On Immigration

Baltimore’s mayor is taking fresh criticism for her stand on immigrants coming into the city.


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Md. Sen. Jim Brochin Calls For Increased Security At Inner Harbor

Danger at the Inner Harbor. Another lawmaker calls for more police to patrol the hottest tourist spot in the city.


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Del. McDonough Calls On Mayor Rawlings-Blake To Improve Baltimore City Safety Or Resign

There’s growing controversy in the debate over safety in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. Now a Maryland lawmaker calls on the mayor to take action or resign.


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Protecting D.C. Wildlife Could Mean Dumping Rodents In Md.

Protecting Maryland from Washington, D.C. rats. A state delegate claims a District of Columbia law aimed at protecting wildlife leaves Maryland open to a host of unwanted critters.



President Obama Grants Form Of Amnesty For Illegal Immigrants In Baltimore

President Barack Obama orders immigration officials to stop deporting illegal immigrants in Baltimore.


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Delegate To Discuss In-State Tuition Lawsuit

A Maryland lawmaker says the judge presiding over a lawsuit over in-state tuition for illegal immigrants should recuse himself from the case.


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Voters Will Decide On In-State Tuition For Illegal Immigrants

Voters will decide whether illegal immigrants can receive in-state tuition breaks in Maryland. There’s new reaction after opponents of the measure forced it onto the ballot.


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Opponents Of Immigrant Tuition Bill To Submit Petitions

Opponents of the Dream Act gathered last-minute signatures on a petition to put in-state tuition for undocumented students on the ballot next year.