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Same-Sex Marriage Opponents Deliver Double The Signatures Needed For Referendum

A major victory for opponents of same-sex marriage. Tuesday, they turned in double the number of signatures needed to put the issue on the ballot in November.


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Supporters Of In-State Tuition To Mobilize

Supporters of a measure to allow illegal immigrants to pay in-state tuition at Maryland colleges in certain circumstances are mobilizing for a referendum in November.



Montgomery County Council Passes Ambulance Fee

The Montgomery County Council has approved a countywide ambulance fee, reviving a law that was struck down by referendum.


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O’Malley Still Confident About Gay Marriage In Md., Says Obama Support ‘Game Changer’

President Barack Obama takes a new, bold stand on same-sex marriage. Wednesday afternoon, he announced he now supports the unions.


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Md. High Court To Decide On Dream Act Referendum

Maryland’s highest court will decide whether a referendum on a measure allowing in-state tuition for illegal immigrants will appear on the general election ballot this fall.


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Gay Marriage Group Launches Social Media Campaign

Maryland gay marriage advocates are circulating a graphic via social media that they say exposes their opponents’ strategies to overturn marriage laws.


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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.


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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.


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Catholic Church Strongly Opposed To Legalizing Same-Sex Marriage In Md.

Maryland made history Thursday night. Gov. Martin O’Malley signed a law allowing legal same-sex marriages in the state.


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Opponents & Supporters Begin Same-Sex Marriage Referendum Effort

The General Assembly passed it, the governor is expected to sign it, but will Marylanders vote on it?



Judge Rules In-State Tuition Bill Can Go On Ballot

A judge has ruled a measure allowing in-state tuition for illegal immigrants is subject to referendum.


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Challenge To Dream Act Petition Could Take It Off The 2012 Ballot

Marylanders expect to vote on the question of tuition breaks for undocumented students in next year’s general election ballot. But a challenge to the petitions that put the law on referendum could change that.