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Md. House Republicans Discuss Fiscal Issues

Maryland House Republicans are scheduled to talk about the state’s fiscal future.

03/25/2014

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House GOP Leaders Face Challenge On Immigration

House Republican leaders poised to revive efforts to overhaul the immigration system with new broad policy principles are facing a direct challenge from a GOP senator who is warning against a headlong rush toward reform.

01/29/2014

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Senator Harry Reid (D-NV) [Photo credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images]

Election Watch: Will Obamacare Hurt Democrats In 2014?

Less than a year from now, voters head to the polls for the 2014 midterm elections.

12/13/2013

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Prospect For Quick End To Shutdown Is Remote

Prospects for a swift end to the 4-day-old partial government shutdown all but vanished Friday as lawmakers squabbled into the weekend and increasingly shifted their focus to a midmonth deadline for averting a threatened first-ever default.

10/04/2013

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President Obama Cancels Trip To Asia As Government Shutdown Enters 4th Day

Late Thursday night, President Obama cancels a planned trip to Asia, with no end to the government shutdown in sight.

10/03/2013

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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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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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Gas Tax Takes Center Stage In Transportation Revenue Debate

Maryland House Republicans say the state needs better management of transportation revenue, not more taxes.

02/19/2013

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GOP Looks To Local Officials With Eye On 2014

While seven of Maryland’s eight U.S. representatives and both its U.S. senators are Democrats, a new analysis of the state’s political landscape shows that a slim majority of local elected officials are Republicans.

12/17/2012

U.S. Speaker of the House Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Opinion: The Fourteenth Amendment Solution

Speaker John Boehner believes he holds a strong hand in fiscal cliff and debt limit talks. He is, once again, taking the global economy hostage and playing politics with the U.S. debt limit.

11/29/2012

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Opinion: My2K

Obama is hoping to promote the discussion of the Bush tax cut extensions by getting people hooked on the topic and by getting them to use the #My2K hashtag on Twitter.

11/29/2012

Liberal pundit Rachel Maddow (Photo by Ron Hoskins/Getty Images)

Opinion: Why Do The Liberals Keep Complaining?

Liberals and their ilk obviously won the executive branch of the United States government for another four years with the reelection of President Barack Obama, but they still pick fights as much as they did before the election – if not more.

11/21/2012

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