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O’Malley delivers State of the State address

In his seventh State of the State Address, Gov. Martin O’Malley focused on his administration’s work to foster job growth in a recovering economy and touted this year’s top initiatives, including creating a market for offshore wind energy, repealing the death penalty, banning assault weapons and forcing handgun owners to be licensed.

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State of the State stresses job growth, ducks transportation funding

Gov. Martin O’Malley delivered a rosy recap of his first six years in office during remarks to the General Assembly Wednesday but, as expected, did not endorse a plan that would raise new transportation money.

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Small businesses revving for regulatory cuts

Ellen Valentino agrees with Gov. Martin O’Malley: Maryland business needs fewer regulations. In a statement addressing the governor’s State of the State address Wednesday, Valentino, the state director for the National Federation of Independent Business, said the average small business ...

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O’Malley touts success, calls for action in State of the State address

Gov. Martin O'Malley delivered his annual State of the State address to the General Assembly on Wednesday and touted Maryland's successes in education and job creation. He also spoke about the need to improve transportation, same-sex marriage and a flush tax.

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