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Lawmakers Consider Early Voting Access Bill

The Maryland House and Ways Committee is considering a bill that would increase the number of early voting centers in general elections.

02/07/2013

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Gov. O’Malley Proposes Expanding Early Voting

While Marylanders observe the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, state lawmakers are asked to expand on voting laws.

01/21/2013

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O’Malley Proposes Expanding Early Voting

Democratic Gov. Martin O’Malley is proposing legislation to increase the number of early voting days from six to eight and to allow people to register at the polls just before they vote early.

01/18/2013

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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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Ex-Md. Candidate Charged With Illegal Voting

A former congressional candidate from Maryland is facing charges that she illegally voted in the state in prior elections.

12/20/2012

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Md. Lawmakers Push To Expand Early Voting In 2014

The lessons of the 2012 election may change the way Marylanders vote in 2014. Some lawmakers say it’s time to expand early voting.

11/27/2012

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Montgomery Co. Exec Says Third Paper Third Term Possible

Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett tells a newspaper he will consider running for re-election, a departure from a previous statement that he would not seek a third term.

11/26/2012

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Md. Grants Dream Act, Allowing In-State Tuition For Illegal Immigrants

Maryland voters approved the controversial Dream Act on Tuesday.

11/07/2012

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Maryland Becomes Second State To Vote In Gay Marriage

Maryland has become the second state to vote in gay marriage. Maine passed a similar bill earlier Tuesday.

11/06/2012

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High Voter Turnout Reported In Maryland

It appears to be a big turnout at the polls across the state. Many voters reported waiting in line between one and two hours.

11/06/2012

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Md. Voters Deciding High-Profile Ballot Measures

Maryland voters could become the first in the nation to decide by popular vote to allow illegal immigrants to pay in-state tuition at public colleges, provided the students have attended a state high school for three years and can show they have filed state income tax returns during that time.

11/06/2012

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Md. Officials Work To Increase Voter Turnout

As the last-minute campaigning continues, so does the last-minute effort to get Maryland voters to the polls.

11/05/2012

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