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O’Malley Appoints Del. Stephen Hershey To State Senate Seat

Gov. Martin O’Malley has appointed Del. Stephen Hershey to a state Senate seat. O’Malley announced the appointment Wednesday to replace former Sen. E.J. Pipkin, who resigned last month.

09/18/2013

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Md. Crab Bake Sale Features Early Politics

Maryland elections won’t take place until next year, but an annual Eastern Shore crab bake known for its political flavor had an unusual amount of campaign activity surrounding it Wednesday.

07/17/2013

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Md. Attorney General Doug Gansler Holds Manufacturing Forum

Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler is holding a forum on how to expand manufacturing in Maryland.

07/12/2013

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Wicomico Politicians Take The Lead In Maryland

The small town too large for one state is about to walk toward the center of Maryland’s political stage.

07/11/2013

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Md. Legislature Passes Campaign Finance Reform

Maryland lawmakers have passed a campaign finance reform bill.

04/09/2013

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Sequester Effects Start To Be Felt In Baltimore

Automatic federal cuts are starting to be felt here in Baltimore. It’s all because Democrats and Republicans couldn’t compromise.

03/20/2013

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Md. Politics Show Signs Of Moving Further Left

After years of trying, Gov. Martin O’Malley finally has won legislative approval of two priorities of his administration: a ban on capital punishment and a measure to develop offshore wind.

03/18/2013

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Md. Delegate Hattie Harrison Dies At Age 84

The most senior member of the House of Delegates, Delegate Hattie Harrison, died Monday night. She was 84.

01/29/2013

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Voters Tell Va., Md. Reps Of November Voting Woes

In a way, Sandra James’ trip to the polls in November was like a trip to Disney World: interminable lines followed by a payoff that made it all worthwhile.

01/14/2013

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Opinion: New Beginnings

This New Year ushers in a new Congress and a large Freshman class. Here’s hoping that new faces create needed change on the Hill.

01/04/2013

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Opinion: A Terrible End To A Terrible Congress

Congress refused to vote for relief for the victims of Hurricane Sandy. The first Republican President famously said “a house divided against itself cannot stand.” The same holds true for the Republican Party today.

01/04/2013

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Dwyer No Longer Plans To Run For Senate

The state delegate who admitted he was drunk when the powerboat he was steering crashed into another vessel has dropped plans to run for the Maryland Senate in 2014.

12/17/2012

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