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5 hrs ago | CBS Local

Baltimore Tech Startup Receives Massive Grant

At first glance, it looks like every other office: flourescent lights, a whiteboard and people at desks, staring at computers.

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9 hrs ago | SFGate

Heroin overdose rise prompts Maryland crackdown

Maryland's historic capital is known for sailing and shopping, a place where people eat seafood at waterside restaurants.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Maryland, Annapolis, MD, US Governors, Baltimore, MD, Anne Arundel County, MD

15 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

Martin O'Malley warms up in Iowa for possible Democratic run in 2016

It's not clear whether Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley will mount an uphill challenge to Hillary Rodham Clinton if she runs for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2016.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Baltimore, MD, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Politico

Governors to 2016ers: Take our advice

The White House is 600 miles away - and the election to occupy it more than two years out - but presidential intrigue was as prevalent here this weekend as barbecue and Tennessee twang.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Joe Biden, US Governors, Chris Christie, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, New Jersey

Washington Post

Border crisis scrambling the politics of immigration policy

Republicans and even some Democrats have accused President Obama of being insufficiently engaged in the border crisis.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Governors, US Politics, Representative Beto O'Rourke, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Liberal Political News

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Washington Examiner

Md. recommends tight restrictions on gas drilling

State regulators on Friday recommended some of the nation's tightest restrictions on shale gas drilling, aimed partly at protecting drinking water from being contaminated by methane leaking from drill sites in western Maryland.

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Myrtle Beach Online

Johns Hopkins workers ratify new labor contract

Ninety-three percent of the membership voted over two days in favor of ratifying the proposed 4½-year contract, which calls for minimum wage increases for environmental-services, kitchen and maintenance workers, according to a union statement.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

O'Malley: U.S. Shouldn't Send Immigrant Children Back to 'Certain Death'

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley advocated for sympathy for the surge of young Central American immigrants flooding the U.S. southern border, arguing that to turn the children away without due process would be un-American given what violence awaits in their home countries.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News

Switched

Martin O'Malley Goes Against White House On Child Deportations

Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley issued a direct contradiction to the White House's policies on child deportations on Friday.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Baltimore, MD, US Governors

The Baltimore Sun

Study raises safety concerns about Cove Point gas facility

A proposed liquefied natural gas facility in Calvert County could put nearby residents at "significant risk" if a fire or explosion occurs, according to a British consulting firm hired by opponents of the project to review its hazards.

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Related Topix: Calvert County, MD, US Governors, Baltimore, MD, Sparrows-Point, MD

The Baltimore Sun

O'Malley's fiscal legacy [Editorial]

Our view: What are likely to be the final bond ratings of the governor's term offer a validation of his policies When the three major Wall Street bond rating agencies reaffirmed Maryland's AAA rating last week, Gov. Martin O'Malley issued a news release crediting his administration's "fiscally responsible approach" to budgeting.

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Related Topix: Maryland, Maryland Government, US Governors, Opinion

ABC News

Biden Calls on Governors to Lead Nation

Vice President Joe Biden on Friday condemned the political gridlock crippling Washington, calling on Republican and Democratic governors alike to lead the nation "out of this mess" while insisting that Congress approve billions of dollars to repair the country's aging infrastructure.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Joe Biden, Chris Christie, US Governors, Scott Walker, Bill Haslam

Daily Kos

MD MMJ Commission Still Lacking

Earlier this year I attended a bill signing in Annapolis. Gov. Martin "Opie" O'Malley signed a new medical marijuana bill heralded as the final step for Maryland to be a medical marijuana state.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, Drugs, Maryland Government, Maryland, US Governors, US News, Liberal Political News

Daily Record

O'Malley to speak in Mississippi

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is planning to attend a gathering of Mississippi Democrats next month as he continues to mull a 2016 presidential bid.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Jackson, MS

Washington Times

Pot reluctance: Presidential hopefuls get skittish talking about weed

It's a little hazy. Political observers say presidential hopefuls in both parties are increasingly reluctant to weigh in on the legalization of marijuana, either for medicinal or recreational use.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Business Insider, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, New York

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Washington Post

Md. elections board says group benefited GOP's Hogan but tosses rivals' complaint

An investigation by the Maryland State Board of Elections has found that the watchdog group Change Maryland engaged in "exploratory activities" to benefit a possible run for governor by its founder, Larry Hogan, now the state's Republican nominee.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Daily Record

Tiffany Hanna Anderson | Prince George's County District Court

Prince George's County District Judge Tiffany Hanna Anderson has been named as administrative judge for District 5, Prince George's County.

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WBOC-TV Salisbury

Wind Project Stalled in Somerset County

WESTOVER, Md.- The wait continues for developers who have invested millions of dollars into a new wind project in Somerset County.

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Related Topix: Somerset County, MD, Westover, MD, Alternative Energy, Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, US Governors

Switched

Judge Strikes Down Colorado's Gay Marriage Ban

District Court Judge C. Scott Crabtree on Wednesday ruled the 2006 voter-approved ban violates the state and federal constitutions.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, US News, US Supreme Court, New York, US Governors, Christine Gregoire

The Baltimore Sun

Pruski resigns from school board to continue County Council run

Anne Arundel County at-large school board member Andrew Pruski announced his resignation from the board on Wednesday, citing a prohibition on appearing on the general election ballot simultaneously as a County Council candidate and a candidate for retention as a board member.

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