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Conway ‘insulted’ by rally outside her office to ban fracking in Md.

Anti-fracking coalition pickets outside of the office of Senator Joan Carter Conway on Monday. Senator Conway is the chair of the Education, Health and Environmental Affairs Committee in the Senate.  (The Daily Record/ Maximilian Franz).

Environmental groups supporting a statewide ban of a controversial process for extracting natural gas took their message to the front door of a state senator who has repeated blocked previous legislation. Members and supporters of Don’t Frack Maryland gathered at the ...

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Garagiola to launch U.S. House run

State Sen. Rob Garagiola is making it official. The Montgomery County Democrat will begin his campaign for the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday at the BlackRock Center for Arts in Germantown. The announcement Friday said Garagiola, who is now ...

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Garagiola picks up endorsements in new 6th District

State Sen. Rob Garagiola hasn’t made it official, but the Montgomery County Democrat looks like he’s closer and closer to running for Congress. The Senate Majority leader, along with a sizable chunk of Montgomery County’s Democratic voters, was drawn into ...

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The combined reporting switcheroo

That's right. Switcheroo. Sen. Paul G. Pinsky said Tuesday the supporters of combined reporting legislation have "a clearer argument for it this year than we ever have before." The bill -- SB 305 -- also has a growing cadre of cosponsors. There are 18 senators signed on to the bill and Pinsky said he has heard from "one or two" more who have said they will vote for it. The House version of the bill, to be introduced by another Prince George's County Democrat, Justin Ross, is still gathering cosponsors. "There's momentum and groundswell, more than there ever has been before," Pinsky said.

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Maryland lawmakers to outline same-sex couple bill

ANNAPOLIS — Maryland’s Senate and House majority leaders are holding a news conference to talk about their proposed Religious Freedom and Civil Marriage Protection Act to recognize same-sex couples. Senate Majority Leader Rob Garagiola, D-Montgomery, and House Majority Leader Kumar ...

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