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Montgomery To Study Later School Starting Times

Montgomery County school officials say they will study starting the school day later following a petition from parents.

12/12/2012

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Is It Too Easy To Petition A Law To The Voters?

Some lawmakers and Gov. Martin O’Malley are wondering: Has the Internet made it too easy for citizens to petition a new law to the ballot for voters decide?

11/09/2012

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Both Sides Of The Gay Marriage Debate Demand Reinstatement Of Gallaudet University Official

A Gallaudet University administrator remains on leave for signing the petition to put same-sex marriage on Maryland’s November ballot.

10/12/2012

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Board Clears Way For Same-Sex Marriage Ballot Vote

It’s official. The State Board of Elections has certified the petition to put same-sex marriage on the November ballot.

07/11/2012

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Petition Group Announces Baltimore Co. Leaders

Officials from a group that has developed an online method for collecting signatures for petitions is scheduled to announce leaders in its attempt to overturn new congressional districts.

05/04/2012

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Group Seeking Third Party Candidate In Maryland

A nonpartisan group seeking a third-party candidate in the presidential race is coming to Maryland to file a petition for a line on the state ballot.

04/25/2012

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Delegates Announce Petition Drive On Redistricting

Some Maryland lawmakers want to put the state’s congressional redistricting map on the ballot in November to give voters a chance to reject it.

03/27/2012

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Gay Marriage Advocates Launch Petition, Meetings

Supporters of gay marriage, which was signed into law in Maryland last week, say they are working to uphold the measure.

03/08/2012

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Md. Board Approves Language For Gay Marriage Petition

As Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley prepares to sign legislation legalizing gay marriage, opponents of the bill have cleared one of the first hurdles to asking voters to overturn the law.

02/29/2012

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Target Employees Protest Store’s Extended Black Friday Hours

More than 100,000 people are taking a stand against one of the nation’s biggest retailers. Target employees say their Thanksgiving will be ruined because of the store’s Black Friday hours.

11/16/2011

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Lawsuit Filed To Allow Illegal Immigrant Tuition

Supporters of the Dream Act filed suit to cancel the 2012 ballot referendum.

08/01/2011

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Board Set To Certify Petition On Tuition Bill

The Maryland State Board of Elections is scheduled to certify that opponents to allowing in-state tuition for certain illegal immigrants have enough signatures to put the measure on next year’s ballot.

07/22/2011

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