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Md. Pension System To Vote Against Wal-Mart Board

The Maryland State Retirement Pension System says it will be voting against the entire board of Wal-Mart Stores Inc.

05/31/2012

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House Passes Budget Measure In Special Session

The special session ends with tax hikes for thousands of Marylanders after the General Assembly approves a budget package that avoids painful cuts to education and public safety.

05/16/2012

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Md. Senate Approves Income Tax Hike In Special Session

The General Assembly is working its way to a new budget that will avoid deep spending cuts. The Senate approved an income tax hike Tuesday afternoon and the House is set to do the same.

05/15/2012

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Future Of Last-Minute Gaming Bill Unclear

The chairman of a House subcommittee that considers Maryland gambling legislation says it is unclear if a last-minute bill that would expand gambling in the state will get a vote.

04/09/2012

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Former Governor Ehrlich May Give Romney Boost In Primary

On Tuesday’s primary, Maryland may help give Mitt Romney what he says he is: the nominee most likely to challenge President Barack Obama.

04/02/2012

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Md. House Passes Offshore Wind Bill

The Maryland House of Delegates voted 88-47 on Friday for a scaled-back measure to help develop offshore wind off the coast of Ocean City in as soon as five years.

03/30/2012

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Md. Senate Votes To Move Baltimore Elections Date

Maryland senators want to move the date of elections in Baltimore City to coincide with presidential contests.

03/23/2012

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Md. Senate Votes To Ban Smoking In Cars With Kids

The Maryland Senate wants to prohibit drivers from smoking in cars if a child under the age of 8 is a passenger.

03/14/2012

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Vote On Health Exchange Bill Expected This Week

A House of Delegates committee is expected to vote on a bill to create the framework for a health insurance marketplace that is designed to provide coverage for the 700,000 uninsured people in Maryland.

03/13/2012

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Deadline Approaching To Register To Vote In Md.

The deadline to register to vote or change party affiliation for the 2012 presidential primary in Maryland is approaching.

02/27/2012

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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?

02/24/2012

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Same-Sex Marriage Legislation Passes 72-67 In Md. House Of Delegates

Same-sex couples are one step closer to being able to legally marry in Maryland. The Civil Marriage Protection Act narrowly passes in the House of Delegates.

02/17/2012

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