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U.S. Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO) (Photo credit: akin.org)

Opinion: Republicans Endorse Todd Akin As Senate Chances Slip Away

After Mitt Romney’s 47% don’t pay taxes remark, Conservative columnist Peggy Noonan dubbed the Romney campaign a “rolling calamity” for all its problems and continuing self-inflicted wounds. At this point, she might have to extend that label to Republican efforts to take the majority in the Senate as they flounder and flip flop.

09/27/2012

KENISHA THOMAS

After Attack On Infant, Md. Enhancing Security At Social Services Offices

A baby girl nearly killed by her own mother. The tragic stabbing earlier this year at the Department of Social Services now leads to significant security changes.

09/24/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Romney Denigrates 47% Not Paying Taxes As He Uses Loopholes Trying To Do The Same

Mitt Romney, if you want to talk about mooches and freeloaders that take advantage of the system then grow a spine and show America your tax returns. Let’s see what you really pay as a percentage. Let’s see what deductions you take. Let’s see how addicted to federal benefits you are.

09/21/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Romney’s 47% Don’t Pay Taxes Remark Shows He’s Exactly Who We Thought He Was

The recently released tape of Romney speaking to donors at a closed door fundraiser has exposed Mitt Romney to, in fact, be the person Democrats have portrayed him to be: a rich, out of touch, arrogant man that has no respect or connection to the American middle class and absolutely no interest in making the American middle class stronger.

09/19/2012

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Social Security Surplus Dwarfed By Future Deficit

As millions of baby boomers flood Social Security with applications for benefits, the program’s $2.7 trillion surplus is starting to look small.

08/10/2012

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Audit Cites Access To Social Security Numbers

A Maryland audit has found that prison inmates had access to personal information such as Social Security numbers while working for Maryland Correctional Enterprises.

01/31/2012

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Gingrich To Black People: Paychecks, Not Food Aid

Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich said Thursday he is willing to go before the NAACP and urge blacks to demand paychecks, not food stamps.

01/05/2012

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Md. Made Medicaid Payments To Dead People

A state legislative audit says Maryland paid $426,000 in Medicaid to 10 people who were dead.

12/07/2011

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Congress Reaches Compromise To Avert Debt Default

Ending a perilous stalemate, President Barack Obama and congressional leaders announced agreement Sunday night on an emergency deal to avoid to avert the nation’s first-ever financial default.

07/31/2011

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TV Personality Launches Scholarship Program In Md.

The guy with the question-mark suit is making Frederick Community College the launch pad for a scholarship program funded by Social Security payments that people don’t need.

05/04/2011

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Md. Man Sentenced For Selling Fake Documents

Federal prosecutors say a Middle River man has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for selling fraudulent documents to illegal immigrants.

04/22/2011

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Workers Allowed Back Into Social Security Building After Evacuation

The Social Security Administration building in Woodlawn is back to normal after it was evacuated due to a suspicious package.

03/03/2011

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