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  1. State Roundup, June 28, 2017Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | WCBM-AM Pikesville

    ... er just how determined Maryland Democrats were to take a seat from the Republicans and knock 10-term veteran Roscoe Bartlett.

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  2. How Democrats Gerrymandered Their Way to Victory in MarylandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 25 | Yahoo!

    ... just how determined Maryland Democrats were to take a seat from the Republicans and knock 10-term veteran Roscoe Bartlett-an idiosyncratic conservative who after losing his seat retired off the grid in the mountains of West Virginia, issuing dire ... 1 comment

  3. Supreme Court picks up gerrymander case with potential implications for MarylandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | The Baltimore Sun

    The Supreme Court agreed Monday to hear a major challenge to partisan gerrymandering in a case that could have implications for Maryland, where the state's contorted congressional maps are being contested in a separate but similar federal case. The challenge to the Wisconsin legislative map, to be heard by the high court in the fall, could yield one of the most important rulings on political power in decades.

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  4. Supreme Court Agrees To Hear Major Redistricting CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | RedState

    ... my Congressional District was gerrymandered from a safe/competitive GOP seat (held for 347 years by Roscoe Bartlett) into a Democrat +5 district. But losing elections, like losing wars, have consequences. Generally, the courts have held that ...

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  5. The EMP threat put in context: It may not be the top threat we face, but it's still a threat - Part 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 5 | NewsTarget.com

    ... figure cited by Woolsey and Pry, Kiley said a link in their original article cites the words of former Rep. Roscoe Bartlett, a Republican who represented Maryland's 6th District from 1993-2013, who was describing a novel he read called One Second ...

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  6. Martin O'Malley: Redistricting in Maryland an attempt to oust GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 5 | Washington Examiner

    Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley conceded in a recent court deposition his party deliberately set out to rewrite the state's congressional map to oust long-serving Republican lawmaker Roscoe Bartlett to hand the state an all-Democratic congressional delegation at the time. "That was my hope," the Democrat said , according to Baltimore Sun report.

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  7. Redistricting case undercuts argument on I-270 corridorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 3 | The Baltimore Sun

    When state Democrats unveiled their proposed congressional districts in 2011, one of the central justifications for the squirrely lines in Western Maryland was a need to "maintain" the Interstate 270 corridor. The decision to lump Republican Western Maryland in with Democratic portions of Montgomery and Frederick counties in the 6th Congressional District wasn't about diluting GOP influence, the argument went: It was about keeping the growth-heavy biotech region of the state within one district.

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  8. Martin O'Malley Deposed in Redistricting Lawsuit - " Gerrymandering CaseRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2017 | WCBM-AM Pikesville

    Former Maryland governor Martin O'Malley was deposed Wednesday by attorneys in a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the state's 2011 redistricting process, which O'Malley oversaw. The lawyers deposed Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr. on Monday and House Speaker Michael E. Busch last week.

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  9. Former Md. governor Martin O'Malley deposed in redistricting lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Former Maryland governor Martin O'Malley was deposed Wednesday by attorneys in a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the state's 2011 redistricting process, which O'Malley oversaw. The lawyers deposed Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr. on Monday and House Speaker Michael E. Busch last week.

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  10. House Majority Leader Frick raising money for congressional bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    Maryland House Majority Leader C. William "Bill" Frick is raising money to run for Congress in 2018, anticipating fellow Democrat Rep. John Delaney may vacate the one of the state's most competitive seats. Frick said Monday that Republicans were eyeing the 6th Congressional District to flip back into their column, and that Democrats need to be ready to defend it if Delaney chooses to run for governor instead.

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  11. How to make Tax Day go awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | MarketWatch

    ... representatives. Maybe it's time to link costs and benefits in the minds of taxpaying voters. A decade ago, Roscoe Bartlett, a Republican congressman from Maryland, tried to do just that. Bartlett, who fashioned himself as a citizen legislator, ...

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  12. Why does the mainstream media continue to try to dumb down Americans on the very real EMP threat?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | NewsTarget.com

    Popular Mechanics.com published an article by Kyle Mizokami "No, North Korea Can't Kill 90 Percent of Americans" accusing former CIA Director R. James Woolsey and myself of grossly exaggerating the threat posed by an electromagnetic pulse attack from North Korea in our recent article . In fact, Mizokami has lied to your readers, and misrepresented the information provided to him by The Hill , that up to 90 percent of the Mizokami falsely claims that the assessment a nuclear EMP attack could kill 9 of 10 Americans through starvation and societal collapse is derived from the novel "One Second After" which is referred to by Congressman Roscoe Bartlett, quoted by Mizokami in his article, during a congressional hearing on EMP.

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  13. Judges order Miller, Busch to give depositions in Maryland redistricting lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... the redrawing of the state's sixth congressional district, which was represented for 20 years by Republican Roscoe Bartlett. The residents argue that in 2011, after the 2010 census , Democratic Gov. Martin O'Malley and the Democratic-controlled ...

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  14. Md. members of Congress ask Hogan to push national redistricting reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | Washington Post

    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan will not push for national redistricting reform because he is too focused on advancing his own legislation, designed to end gerrymandering in the state, a spokesman said Wednesday. Hogan was responding to a letter sent to him by Maryland's seven Democratic members of Congress, asking him to serve as "a forceful advocate" for a national effort to mandate a nonpartisan redistricting process.

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  15. 126One on OneLobbyist advocates for Springs from nation's capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... and eventually a chief of staff. No, I worked for three congressmen. Bill Dannemeyer from California, then Roscoe Bartlett from Maryland. It was a tough time then for Republicans to find jobs. He gave me a break and I'm eternally grateful. a And ...

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  16. Public ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | Marshall Independent

    ... I cannot believe the spending habits of the council and as a taxpayer, I am worried. In 2003 Representative Roscoe Bartlett, Republican - Maryland, introduced a bill in Congress to move the tax filing deadline from April 15 to the first Monday in ...

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  17. Martin O'Malley and Larry Hogan are both pushing to end gerrymanderingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Former Maryland governor Martin O'Malley played a key role in revising the state's voting districts in 2011. Former Maryland governor Martin O'Malley has changed his stance on gerrymandering, a practice he embraced when he redrew the state's congressional districts more than six years ago.

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  18. U.S. judge: Miller, Bush must testify, turn over documents in redistricting caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | The Washington Post

    A federal judge has ordered Maryland's top two legislative leaders to testify and turn over records for a lawsuit challenging the 2011 redrawing of the state's congressional districts, which effectively ensured Democratic control of seven out of eight U.S. House seats. Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr. and House Speaker Michael E. Busch have fought efforts to examine their intentions during the redistricting process, claiming that "legislative privilege" protects them from records requests and litigation related to internal deliberations.

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  19. Where the race is riggedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... Olney, dividing neighborhood after neighborhood. The 6th District , drawn by Democrats to defeat U.S. Rep. Roscoe Bartlett (R) , and the 8th District slice communities across Montgomery and Frederick counties. Used as pawns, more than 60 percent of ...

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  20. In Maryland's District 8, Congressional candidates tack hard to left and rightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... in Virginia. He worked for 1996 Republican presidential candidate Alan Keyes and as an aide to former Rep. Roscoe Bartlett (R-Md.). Still boyish at 41, he tells audiences he has "eight reasons for running " - his eight children, ages 8 months to 19 ...

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