U.S. lawmakers argued late into the night and again today over a computer drive that crashed in 2011, taking the controversy surrounding the Internal Revenue Service to a new level of acrimony.Read More »
A group that calls itself the "largest progressive organization of veterans in America" added its name -- and Political Action Committee -- to the list of groups endorsing Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown as Maryland's next governor.
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Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings says the Justice Department will visit a Baltimore jail where the lawmaker has been calling for better oversight of juvenile detention. Cummings says he sent a letter to the department last week asking about oversight at ...Read More »
WASHINGTON — Candidates in Maryland’s 6th Congressional District focused their last-minute campaigning mainly on Montgomery and Frederick counties Tuesday as voters went to the polls to choose their parties’ nominees. The western Maryland district, a longtime GOP stronghold, was drastically ...
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Maryland’s Democratic congressional delegation sounded many of the same themes at the party’s annual pre-General Assembly session pep rally. They spoke of investments in the future, the state’s strength in education and all that’s at stake in the 2012 election. ...Read More »
It’s a sleepy Monday morning following the Ravens’ late-night win last night, but we’ve still managed to round up some interesting law tidbits for you below. Do nursing home lawsuits solve the problem of abuse and negligent care? A look ...Read More »
NORFOLK, Va. — The family of an Old Dominion University student who was fatally shot off-campus is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to an arrest. Christopher Cummings was found slain at his Norfolk home on June 10. The ...Read More »
Maryland officials and Comcast will be announcing a new low-cost Internet initiative for low-income families. Gov. Martin O’Malley and Rep. Elijah Cummings will be talking about the Internet Essentials Program in Baltimore on Tuesday. The initiative aims to help connect ...Read More »
A training session to help representatives of the faith-based community better understand foreclosure and financing issues is scheduled in Baltimore. U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, a Baltimore Democrat, is scheduled to attend the event on Tuesday. It’s a followup to meetings ...Read More »
NORFOLK, Va. — U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings says police in Norfolk, Va., are making progress into the investigation of his nephew’s shooting death but says help from the public may be what’s needed to solve the crime. Christopher Cummings was ...Read More »