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Newsmakers: General Assembly leaders Miller and Busch

Maryland Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller and House of Delegates Speaker Michael Busch sat down with State House reporter Nick Sohr to talk about the big issues facing the General Assembly this session. Topics discussed are the state budget, transportation, same-sex marriage and a wind energy bill.

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House of Delegates OKs congressional redistricting plan

ANNAPOLIS — The Maryland House of Delegates approved Democratic Gov. Martin O’Malley’s congressional redistricting map Wednesday, the third day of a special session to redraw the districts of the state’s eight seats in the U.S. House of Representatives. The map, ...

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Gov. O’Malley pledges to work on transgender protection

ANNAPOLIS — Gov. Martin O’Malley is pledging to work for greater protections for transgendered people in the next legislative session in the aftermath of a brutal attack on a transgender woman in Maryland last month. O’Malley, a Democrat, said Tuesday ...

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Maryland delegate seeks immigrant tuition referendum

HAGERSTOWN — A state delegate is trying to force a referendum on whether Maryland should allow illegal immigrants to pay in-state college tuition. Washington County Republican Neil Parrott said Wednesday that the measure recently approved by the General Assembly would ...

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Maryland House committee may vote on offshore wind bill

ANNAPOLIS — A Maryland House committee could vote soon on a measure aimed at developing offshore wind turbines. Chairman Dereck Davis says the House Economic Matters Committee could vote as soon as Thursday on the legislation, which is a priority ...

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