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O’Malley calls for gambling special session Aug. 9 (access required)

Gov. Martin O’Malley, saying he wants to remove what has become a major roadblock to progress in the State House, announced Friday that a special session of the General Assembly will be held Aug. 9 to discuss expanding the state’s casino gambling program.

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O’Malley expected to call for special session (access required)

Gov. Martin O’Malley is expected to announce Friday morning that he will convene a special session of the General Assembly to expand the state’s five-year-old casino gambling program.

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McIntosh: Busch tells House leadership that special session on gambling is coming (access required)

Without an ironclad deal in place among members of the General Assembly, Gov. Martin O’Malley appears poised to call a potentially risky special session in which the legislature could vote to expand casino gambling to Prince George’s County and legalize table games.

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City delegation delays gambling meeting

ANNAPOLIS — The head of the Baltimore city delegation in the House of Delegates said Tuesday that a delegation meeting to talk about expanding gambling in Maryland has been postponed until next week because not enough details are available yet. ...

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Deferring slots tax decision was Senate’s idea first (access required)

Gov. Martin O'Malley may have taken a step toward gaining support for expanded gambling when he floated the idea of separating a reduction in the slots tax rate from a bill ...

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