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  1. Former Candidate For MD Governor Seeks To Bridge Partisan Political DivideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | WMAL-AM Washington

    ... atures her good friend and Grammy award-winning singer Melissa Etheridge. Hogan and Retired Democratic Sen. Barbara Mikulski will be featured in upcoming episodes.

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  2. Krishanti Vignarajah launches campaign for Maryland governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | The Washington Post

    ... 37, has said she is driven to run partly by the retirement early this year of longtime U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski (D), which left all statewide elected offices in Maryland filled by men for the first time in many years. A graduate of Yale University ...

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  3. Mary Pat Clarke broke barriers in city politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | ABC2 Maryland

    ... the rug had been pulled out from under her. She was reminded of the words of her friend and mentor Sen. Barbara Mikulski. "She said, 'Mary Pat, did you ever notice that when women ascend to certain jobs, that job becomes diminished, or they try?'" ...

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  4. Female Pols Renew Calls for Women's Museum, Equal Rights AmendmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | The New York Observer

    ... and Tennessee Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn, a Republican, in the House, and former Maryland Senator Barbara Mikulski, a Democrat, and Maine Senator Susan Collins, a Republican, in the Senate. Maloney has said that the amendment's passage has ...

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  5. a Remembering the Lion of the SenateRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2015 | CBS News

    When Senator Kennedy died in 2009, I remember writing that as I watched his funeral I had thought of a book I had just read called "The Art of Racing in the Rain," in which the protagonist observes that no race has ever been won on the first turn, but many have ended there. As the Edward M. Kennedy Center for the United States Senate opens, we talked to Sen. John McCain, R-Arizona, Sen. Barbara Mikulski, D-Maryland, ... Ted Kennedy crashed and crashed again during the early turns of his life, but somehow he kept on going, through the sorrows and tragedies over which he had no control and the self-destructiveness over which he did -- and in the final laps, he won.

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  6. Senate committee tries to revive FBI relocation processRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... scattered among about a dozen other offices. Sen. Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.), who succeeded retired senator Barbara Mikulski on the powerful Senate committee, said he pushed for the language to encourage the FBI to find a way to replace the crumbling ...

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  7. A sensible immigration policy from President TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... on. Over the years, Maryland politicians have taken a lot of heat for supporting H-2B visas. Retired Sen. Barbara Mikulski was regularly accused of being a sellout to corporate interests by those who perceive H-2B as exploitative of foreigners. And ...

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  8. Trump's H-2B support? Not a problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Over the years, Maryland politicians have taken a lot of heat for supporting H-2B visas. Retired Sen. Barbara Mikulski was regularly accused of being a sellout to corporate interests by those who perceive H-2B as exploitative of foreigners. And ...

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  9. Congress shouldn't mix planets and politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Newsday

    ... When the Bush administration "promptly canceled (a mission to) Pluto in favor of Europa" in 2000, then-Sen. Barbara Mikulski, D-Maryland, dug in and repeatedly engineered pro-Pluto NASA budgets. The administration was finally cornered by National ...

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  10. Almanac for Thursday, July 20, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | UPI

    Those born on this date are under the sign of Cancer. They include Macedonian leader Alexander the Great in 356 B.C.; Austrian monk/pioneering botanist Gregor Johann Mendel in 1822; New Zealand explorer Edmund Hillary, who in 1953 reached the summit of Mount Everest, in 1919; Elliot Richardson, attorney general under U.S. President Richard Nixon, in 1920; actor Sally Ann Howes in 1930 ; author Cormac McCarthy in 1933 ; U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski, D-Md., the longest serving woman in U.S. Congress history, in 1936 ; actor Diana Rigg in 1938 actor Natalie Wood in 1938; singer Kim Carnes in 1945 ; guitarist Carlos Santana in 1947 ; actor Donna Dixon in 1957 ; rock singer Chris Cornell in 1964; actor Josh Holloway in 1969 ; actor Sandra Oh in 1971 ; actor Omar Epps in 1973 ; actor Judy Greer in 1975 ; hockey player Pavel Datsyuk in 1978 ; model Gisele Bundchen in 1980 ; actor John Francis ... (more)

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  11. Famous birthdays for July 20: Sandra Oh, Julianne HoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | UPI

    U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski, D-Md., the longest serving woman in U.S. Congress history, in 1936 July 19 -- Jenny McCarthy posted a heartfelt message to "Blue Bloods" star Donnie Wahlberg ahead of their third wedding anniversary. July 19 -- Blac Chyna confirmed she's finished with Rob Kardashian after the reality star shared naked photos of her on Instagram.

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  12. Maya Rockeymoore, wife of Rep. Elijah Cummings, weighs run for Md. governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Washington Post

    ... last year as a possible candidate to fill Cummings' seat if he entered the race to succeed then-U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski (D-Md). Cummings did not seek the seat, which is now held by U.S. Sen. Chris Van Hollen (D-Md). race, Rockeymooore would join ...

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  13. Why Trump Attacked Rod Rosenstein, His Own Deputy Attorney GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | New Yorker

    ... in Maryland, was kept in his post through Barack Obama's entire Presidency. He had earned the support of Barbara Mikulski, a Democrat who was then the state's senior senator, who by tradition Presidents often defer to. "Rod has proven to be an ...

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  14. Who is Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | WEHT

    ... in Richmond in 2007, but his nomination was blocked by Maryland's two Democratic senators at the time, Barbara Mikulski and Benjamin Cardin, who argued they needed Rosenstein in Maryland, not Virginia. "In the twilight of the Bush administration, we ...

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  15. Kamenetz: Decision on governor's race will likely come after Labor DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... is still a Democratic state," Kamenetz said, citing the large majorities that have voted for former senator Barbara Mikulski, Sens. Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen and 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton. "Governor Hogan's election ...

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  16. Baltimore Sun's 2017 Business and Civic Hall of Fame honoree: Barbara MikulskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    Everybody in Maryland knows Barbara Mikulski , Baltimore's warrior for the working class. Her rise from Highlandtown social worker and community activist to political glass ceiling buster as a five-term U.S. senator is widely recognized.

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  17. Clinton Calls For Spirit Of Unity At Baltimore FundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | CBS Local

    ... said now is not the time to lash out to incite fear or use terror for political gain. Retired Maryland Sen. Barbara Mikulski opened the program. Cummings, who is recovering from a heart procedure, addressed the crowd by video.

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  18. Navy Appointment Years In The Making For Decatur GraduateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | The Dispatch

    ... and congressmen for a nomination to the Academy. This year, she received her nomination from Senator Barbara Mikulski. Hofman also received an appointment to West Point Military Academy from Congressman Andy Harris, but refused it in favor of the ...

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  19. Clinton Calls for Spirit of Unity at Baltimore FundraiserRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2017 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... said now is not the time to lash out to incite fear or use terror for political gain. Retired Maryland Sen. Barbara Mikulski opened the program. Cummings, who is recovering from a heart procedure, addressed the crowd by video.

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  20. At ECYP Fundraiser, Hillary Clinton Calls For UnityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    ... building leaders by building bridges, not walls." After hearing from Blackwell, Clinton, former U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski, state Del. Brooke Lierman (D-District 46) and ECYP alumna Maya James speak, many in the crowd came away with a sense of hope ...

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