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Lollar launches bid for Md. governor

ST. MARY’S CITY — A Charles County businessman and Marine Corps Reserve officer is launching his campaign for Maryland governor. Charles Lollar, who is seeking the Republican nomination, is setting off on a statewide bus tour from St. Mary’s County ...

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Governors warn Washington against fiscal inaction

MILWAUKEE — The nation’s governors have a warning for President Barack Obama and Congress: A fiscal standoff in Washington this fall could be catastrophic for states already feeling the fallout of sweeping cuts in federal spending. “When there’s uncertainty in ...

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Senate OKs Perez to head Labor Department

Tom Perez

WASHINGTON — A divided Senate confirmed Thomas Perez on Thursday to become secretary of labor, elevating the son of Dominican immigrants who as a top Justice Department official won praise from Democrats for aggressively enforcing civil rights laws and criticism ...

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Vogt announces bid for Md.’s 6th District seat

HAGERSTOWN — A 28-year-old Marine veteran is formally announcing his bid for Maryland’s 6th District Congressional seat. David E. Vogt III of Brunswick announced Tuesday that he will seek the Republican nomination in the race for the seat currently held ...

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