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US House passes legislation aiming to curb online sex trafficking (access required)

The U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation Tuesday intended to curb online sex trafficking, hours after the Justice Department objected that part of the measure may be unconstitutional. The 388-25 vote came hours after Assistant Attorney General Stephen Boyd told House ...

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US House passes changes to ADA over activists’ objections (access required)

The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed legislation that would amend the Americans with Disabilities Act over objections from disability rights advocates and Democratic leaders, who warned that the bill would remove incentives for businesses to comply with the ...

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Laslo Boyd: Biggest glitches not with Obamacare (access required)

Last week was a big one for the law sometimes referred to as the Affordable Care Act. On Oct. 1, citizens began signing up for health care coverage under the new law. Despite some glitches on the websites that were supposed to make the process an easy one, initial indications showed a lot of demand for the program.

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Tense moments color nearly 6-hour Board of Public Works meeting (access required)

Gov. Martin O'Malley did not appear to enjoy himself during a nearly six hour meeting of the Board of Public Works on Wednesday.

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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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Bongino to announce congressional bid

FREDERICK — Former U.S. Secret Service agent Dan Bongino is scheduled to announce his plans to run for the Republican nomination for Maryland’s 6th District congressional race. Bongino has scheduled a news conference for Tuesday in Frederick at the American ...

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