Bongino serves GOP ‘with divorce papers’
In a open message to the party posted on Facebook, Bongino criticizes establishment Republicans for selling out party principles.
Eye Opener: One more day of campaigning
Just one day until voters in Maryland will help decide the nation's next president and a slew of local ballot initiatives, the campaigning continues.
Eye Opener: Long lines for early voting
A few government and politics headlines for Monday.
Eye Opener: Early voting starts Saturday
A few government and politics headlines for Tuesday morning.
Baltimore County opposition group says more than 86,000 signatures collected
A group opposing two recent zoning decisions in Baltimore County said it has turned in more than 86,000 signatures in an effort to place the zoning maps before county voters in a referendum in November 2014.
Md. Dems seek U.S. ethics probe of Bartlett, Mooney
HAGERSTOWN — The Maryland Democratic Party is seeking a congressional ethics investigation of Rep. Roscoe Bartlett’s employment of state Republican Party chairman Alex Mooney while Mooney was also a candidate for the Maryland Republican’s seat. Democratic Party Executive Director David Sloan said Tuesday that the arrangement violated House ethics rules. Sloan also says Bartlett may [[...]
Md. GOP chair Mooney drops House bid, keeps Bartlett job
WASHINGTON — The Maryland Republican Party chairman apparently erred by working for Rep. Roscoe Bartlett while simultaneously being a candidate for Bartlett’s seat. The Washington Post reports that Alex Mooney dropped his candidacy for 2014 in Maryland’s 6th Congressional District after the newspaper contacted Bartlett’s office. Payroll records show Mooney has been on Bartlett&[...]
Eye Opener: Leopold, DNC and more
Here's a few government headlines as we draw toward President Barack Obama's acceptance of the Democratic nomination for president.
Eye Opener: Special session decision this week?
Gov. Martin O’Malley is holding the first of two important meetings today, the results of which may answer a question that’s been asked for months: Will Maryland expand its casino program? Here’s some other headlines: The Washington Post reports on possible gambling compromises that could lead to the calling of a special session. POLITICO profiles […]
Eye Opener: Gambling work group to get consultant’s report
The work group considering an expansion of gambling in Maryland will receive the results of a study conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers Tuesday morning. Members of the work group said the study, which is examining the viability of adding a sixth casino and legalizing table games, will go a long way toward helping them decide whether to […]
Eye Opener: Same-sex marriage law appears ready for referendum
More than 20,000 people have apparently visited the new Maryland Live! casino in its first two days of operation, pumping money into slot machines. But, with traffic still snared on surrounding roadways, getting there may be the bigger gamble right now. Here’s a few non-casino stories around the Web today: The Daily Record continues to report […]
Eye Opener: Legislature forms Pit Bull task force
In The Daily Record today, read about state and local officials threatening to shut down East Baltimore Development Inc. Meanwhile, in Montgomery County, a pair of neighboring cities are in a battle to attract business to their jurisdictions. Here’s a few other headlines pulled from the Web: The Associated Press reports that an audit found supervisory […]