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Utilities look to improve images by social media

Maryland power providers, under fire for blackouts after severe storms, are trying to burnish their image, and provide better service, by using social media to connect with customers. Social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter are now common ways to ...

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Pepco union rejects contract; strike possible

WASHINGTON — Union workers at Pepco have rejected what the company called its final contract offer and could go on strike. The Washington Post reports the union overwhelmingly turned down the offer Wednesday. The president of the International Brotherhood of ...

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Pepco union to vote on contract; strike possible

WASHINGTON — Union workers at the Pepco utility company are scheduled to vote this week on a contract proposal. The Washington Post reports that union members will vote on the offer Wednesday, and that the two sides haven’t been able ...

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Eye Opener: Port fears longshoremen will strike

President Barack Obama accepted the Democratic party's nomination in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, saying he needs more time to fix the fragile national economy. Here's a few state government headlines to go along with that national news.

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Pepco to file for another rate increase

ROCKVILLE — Pepco says it plans to file for another rate increase this fall. The CEO of the Washington-area utility made that announcement to investors Tuesday, just hours before customers lined up to criticize Pepco’s performance after severe storms earlier ...

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