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Tuesday, Oct 2, 2012 at 4:52 PM
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By Carissa DiMargo

Redskins Endorse Expansion of Maryland Gambling

Redskins Endorse Expansion of Maryland Gambling

The Redskins released a statement endorsing Question 7, a ballot initiative that would allow a casino to be built in Prince George's County. Read »

Monday, Aug 13, 2012 at 9:12 PM
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By Brian Witte

House Panel Bumps Revenue for 2 Casino Sites

A panel of lawmakers has bumped up the amount of money a casino in Anne Arundel County and a planned casino in Baltimore would get under an expansion of gambling. Read »

Thursday, Jun 21, 2012 at 9:20 PM
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By Chris Gordon, Brian Witte

Busch: Gambling Discussion Still Open

The odds may be stacking up against Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker's proposed casino at National Harbor. Read »

Friday, Jun 15, 2012 at 5:20 PM
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By Perry Stein

PM Read: D.C. Unemployment Down, Maryland's Up

PM Read: D.C. Unemployment Down, Maryland's Up

The D.C. unemployment rate is slowly improving and, at 9.3 percent, it’s the lowest it’s been since April 2009. Read »

Thursday, Jun 14, 2012 at 8:12 PM
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By Perry Stein

PM Read: MGM Likely to Run Proposed Prince George's Casino

PM Read: MGM Likely to Run Proposed Prince George's Casino

One of the world’s biggest gaming companies, MGM, is in the late stages of negotiations to operate the proposed casino along the Potomac River in Prince George's County, according to The Washington Post. Read »

Thursday, Feb 23, 2012 at 10:13 AM
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By Andy Salsman

State Senator Vows to Block National Harbor Casino

State Senator Vows to Block National Harbor Casino

State Senator C. Anthony Muse says he will do everything he can to prevent the casino from becoming a reality. Read »

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Julie Carey
Julie Carey News4 Virginia Reporter Julie Carey is a News4 reporter focusing on Virginia issues and politics.
Chris Gordon
Chris Gordon News4 Maryland Reporter Chris Gordon is a legal analyst and reporter for NBC4, focusing on Maryland.
Mark Murray
Mark Murray NBC News Deputy Political Director Mark Murray is the NBC News Deputy Political Director, NBC News First Read analyst and NBCPolitics.com contributor.
Tom Sherwood News4 Political Reporter Tom Sherwood is a reporter for News4 specializing in politics and the D.C. government.
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Chuck Todd NBC News Political Director Chuck Todd is the Moderator of Meet the Press and NBC News' Political Director.
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