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Congressional panel set to fail to cut deficit $1.2 trillion

WASHINGTON — The imminent collapse of a special deficit-reduction supercommittee on Monday promises to set off yet another round of the Washington blame game as the panel officially admits failure in its quest to sop up at least $1.2 trillion ...

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O’Malley taps Greenleaf to head new venture panel

ANNAPOLIS — Peter Greenleaf, president of MedImmune Inc., will be named by Gov. Martin O’Malley on Wednesday to oversee a state-run venture capital program that is expected to bring in at least $70 million to invest in small, high-tech companies. ...

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Top analyst says Md. should increase budget cushion

ANNAPOLIS — A top state budget analyst is recommending that Maryland lawmakers increase the state’s budget cushion to better weather financial uncertainty and address credit rating concerns. Warren Deschenaux gave lawmakers on a Senate committee a briefing Tuesday about Moody’s Investors ...

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Maryland redistricting panel releases 3 meeting schedules

ANNAPOLIS — A panel on congressional redistricting in Maryland has scheduled the first of three of 12 hearings across the state. The Governor’s Redistricting Advisory Committee announced Wednesday that the first two will take place in western Maryland on July ...

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Panel decides on 12 redistricting hearings across Maryland

ANNAPOLIS — A spokeswoman for Gov. Martin O’Malley says a panel on legislative redistricting has decided to hold 12 public hearings across Maryland. Raquel Guillory said Friday the Governor’s Redistricting Advisory Committee plans to release a hearing schedule on its ...

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Maryland pension panel makes final recommendations

ANNAPOLIS — A state commission voted Thursday to seek an attorney general’s opinion on whether Maryland law would allow the state to reduce cost-of-living adjustments for retirees. The Public Employees’ and Retirees’ Benefit Sustainability Commission, which has been studying ways ...

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