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Tuesday, Aug 7, 2012 at 11:01 PM
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By Brian Witte

Details on Maryland Gambling Bill Released

Details on Maryland Gambling Bill Released

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley's administration on Tuesday released long-awaited details of a gambling bill for the upcoming special session. Read »

Friday, Jul 27, 2012 at 8:49 PM
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By Brian Witte
      

Special Session on Maryland Gambling Begins Aug. 9

Gov. Martin O'Malley on Friday called for a special session next month to expand gambling in Maryland. Read »

Thursday, Jul 26, 2012 at 6:55 PM
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By Brian Witte

Maryland Special Session Announcement Friday

Maryland Special Session Announcement Friday

Gov. Martin O'Malley will give an update on his plans for calling a special session to expand gambling in Maryland Friday. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 25, 2012 at 8:24 PM

Busch: Special Session on Gambling in the Way

Busch: Special Session on Gambling in the Way

Maryland House of Delegates Speaker Michael Busch said Governor Martin O’Malley will call a special legislative session on expanding gambling in the state Aug. 8. Read »

Friday, Jul 20, 2012 at 9:23 AM
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By Perry Stein

AM Read: DC Hosts 20K for Internat'l AIDS Conference

AM Read: DC Hosts 20K for Internat'l AIDS Conference

The XIX International AIDS Conference kicks off in D.C. Sunday, and organizers are expecting 20,000 delegates from the around the world to attend the six-day event. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2012 at 8:04 PM
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By Brian Witte

Baltimore Delegation Meets on Gambling Expansion

Baltimore Delegation Meets on Gambling Expansion

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley and House Speaker Michael Busch on Wednesday proposed allocating some gambling revenue in a way to help offset losses that a Prince George's County casino could cause for Baltimore... Read »

Tuesday, Jul 17, 2012 at 9:53 PM
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By Brian Witte

O'Malley: Progress Coming Toward Special Session

O'Malley: Progress Coming Toward Special Session

Gov. Martin O'Malley said Tuesday he is more confident that a consensus will be reached for calling a special session this summer on expanding gambling in Maryland Read »

Tuesday, Jul 17, 2012 at 7:18 PM
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By Perry Stein

PM Read: Gray Supporters to Hold Rally

PM Read: Gray Supporters to Hold Rally

Two local religious leaders are organizing a rally in the D.C. mayor's support at 11 a.m. on Wednesday in front of the John A. Wilson Building on Pennsylvania Avenue. Read »

Monday, Jul 16, 2012 at 4:33 PM
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By Brian Witte

O'Malley Hopeful on Gambling Special Session

O'Malley Hopeful on Gambling Special Session

Gov. Martin O'Malley said he believes progress is being made toward reaching a consensus to hold a special session this summer to expand gambling. Read »

Wednesday, Jun 27, 2012 at 2:54 PM
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By Perry Stein

AM Read: Romney Campaigning in Loudoun

AM Read: Romney Campaigning in Loudoun

Romney will conclude his two-day tour of Virginia at a campaign stop in Loudoun County this afternoon. Read »

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