Nov 19, 2012
Here’s some headlines in government and politics for Monday:
- The Baltimore Sun profiles U.S. Rep. Roscoe G. Bartlett, who after 20 years in Congress lost to John Delaney in the 6th Congressional District.
- The Washington Post reports bingo parlors, like those in Anne Arundel County, fear gambling expansion will be bad for business.
- The Post also reports that Gov. Martin O’Malley has asked Prince George’s Democrats to withdraw their nomination to replace Del. Tiffany Alston. O’Malley wants Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler to rule on whether Alston can keep her seat in the House of Delegates.
- The Daily Record and others report on a bipartisan coalition in Maryland, urging federal lawmakers to compromise and prevent sequestration.