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Congress funds surveillance planes in Hagerstown

HAGERSTOWN — U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski says Congress has approved $43 million to continue production of border-patrol planes in Hagerstown. The Democratic senator said Monday that the funds were part of a continuing resolution Congress passed last week to keep ...

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Memorial scheduled for former Hopkins president

Johns Hopkins University officials have scheduled a memorial service for former president Steven Muller. Muller led the school from 1972 to 1990 and also led The Johns Hopkins Hospital from 1972 to 1983. He died Jan. 19 at his home ...

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Sights and sounds from the General Assembly’s opening day

The Maryland General Assembly opened its 2013 session Wednesday in the State House in Annapolis. Elected officials and activists spoke about the various legislative initiatives they intend to pursue this session.

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Md. Democrats hold lunch before session

ANNAPOLIS — Maryland Democratic members of Congress will gather with state legislators for their 15th annual lunch on the eve of the General Assembly’s legislative session. The lunch is being held in Annapolis on Tuesday. Sens. Barbara Mikulski and Ben ...

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Mikulski to head Senate Appropriations Committee

Adding to a lifetime of firsts, U.S. Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski, D-Md., announced Wednesday that she expects to become the first woman chair of the Senate Appropriations Committee, succeeding Sen. Daniel K. Inouye, D-Hawaii, who died Monday. Mikulski’s announcement came ...

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44 senators write Cuban president about Md. man

WASHINGTON — Forty-four senators have written to Cuba’s president to call for the release of a Maryland man imprisoned in Cuba for almost three years. The one-page letter released Tuesday is signed by 34 Democrats, nine Republicans and independent Joseph ...

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