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Now Is The Perfect Time To Talk About How It Is A Terrible Time To Talk About 2016, Apparently

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 11.11.2013 | Politics

Writing in the National Journal, political analyst Charlie Cook asks the question, "Is 2016 really worth all this talk just yet?" And then he answers ...

Real Life Is Weirder Than 'The Wire'

AP | ERIC TUCKER | Posted 08.05.2013 | DC

BALTIMORE -- Inmates often complain of idleness, but Tavon White apparently had no trouble keeping busy behind bars. Investigators say the man nickna...

Michael Steele 'Looking At' Return To Politics

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 06.03.2013 | Politics

Former Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele is weighing a run for Maryland governor, a move that could put him back into the realm of...

Top Dem Trying To Angle In For 2016 Consideration

AP | KEN THOMAS and BRIAN WITTE | Posted 05.21.2013 | Politics

ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- His latest legislative achievements put him in the vanguard of his party's liberal base. He's been a top fundraiser for President Ba...

Governor Signs Strict Gun-Control Measure

AP | BRIAN WITTE | Posted 05.16.2013 | DC

ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- Gov. Martin O'Malley has signed a gun-control measure to give Maryland some of the nation's tightest gun laws and the National Rifle...

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The Filthy World Of John Waters

HuffingtonPost.com | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 05.14.2013 | DC

John Waters will perform Wednesday in ...

2016 Buzz Already Dominates This State

AP | KEN THOMAS and JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 07.04.2013 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Mere months after the 2012 election, South Carolina is a buzz of political activity with a slate of potential presidential cand...

Death Penalty Supporters Launch Petition Drive In Maryland

The Baltimore Sun | Michael Dresser | Posted 07.03.2013 | DC

One day after Gov. Martin O'Malley signed legislation to abolish capital punishment in Maryland, death penalty supporters said Friday they will launch...

State Makes Big Announcement About Employees In Same-Sex Relationships

The Baltimore Sun | Michael Dresser and Carrie Wells | Posted 07.03.2013 | DC

The O'Malley administration has notified state employees in same-sex relationships that they won't be able to include domestic partners in their healt...

O'Malley Signs Death Penalty Repeal

AP | BRIAN WITTE | Posted 07.02.2013 | Politics

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Opponents of capital punishment marked a milestone Thursday as Maryland became the first state south of the Mason-Dixon line to...

Female Guards' Impregnation By Jailhouse Gang Leader Shows Need For Change, Says Maryland Gov.

AP | BRIAN WITTE | Posted 05.01.2013 | DC

ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- Maryland's governor said Tuesday that changes are needed at a Baltimore jail, including a revamped process for hiring corrections of...

Huge Company Seeks Major Health Insurance Premium Hike, Citing Obamacare

The Huffington Post | Jeffrey Young | Posted 04.26.2013 | Business

The largest health insurance company in Maryland wants the state to okay its plan to raise premiums on individuals by an average of 25 percent next ye...

Rising Dem Star Weighs Presidential Bid

AP | Posted 06.24.2013 | Politics

JERUSALEM — Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley, a rising star in Democratic politics, said Wednesday that he is considering making a run for the Whit...

Is O'Malley Running For President?

The Baltimore Sun | Erin Cox | Posted 06.11.2013 | DC

With a productive General Assembly session behind him, Gov. Martin O'Malley said Wednesday that he will use the second half of the year to consider wh...

Maryland Senate Passes Medical Marijuana Bill

Posted 04.08.2013 | Politics

The Maryland Senate has approved a medical marijuana bill on Monday by a vote of 42 to 4. The bill passed on the last day of the legislative sessio...

Huge News For Medical Marijuana Supporters

The Baltimore Sun | Timothy B. Wheeler | Posted 06.06.2013 | DC

The General Assembly is poised to pass legislation that would make Maryland the 19th state to legalize marijuana use for medical reasons -- though how...

Another State Passes Strict Gun Control Legislation

AP | BRIAN WITTE | Posted 06.04.2013 | DC

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Maryland's already-strong gun laws will become among the strictest in the nation with a measure passed by the General Assembly ...

Maryland General Assembly Passes Medical Marijuana Bill

The Baltimore Sun | Erin Cox | Posted 06.02.2013 | DC

The General Assembly has passed a law that allows caregivers of patients who use medical marijuana to possess up to an ounce of pot without being conv...

Gas Prices Will Rise In Maryland

AP | BRIAN WITTE | Posted 03.29.2013 | DC

ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- The Maryland Senate has given final approval to the state's first gas tax increase in just over 20 years. Gov. Martin O'Malley push...

Dem Governor Blasts Nikki Haley 'Failure'

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 03.24.2013 | Politics

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley (D) addressed the South Carolina Democratic Party Conference on Saturday, taking a harsh jab at the Palmetto State's Rep...

Liberals Turn Tables On GOP Issues

The Washington Post | Greg Sargent | Posted 03.21.2013 | Politics

You’ve often heard Republicans talk about organizing campaigns around the vaunted “guns, God, and gays” formulation long beloved by GOP strategi...

Better Choices, Better Results: Moving Maryland Towards Wind Power

Gov. Martin O'Malley | Posted 05.19.2013 | Green
Gov. Martin O'Malley

Progress is a choice. Job creation is a choice. Investing in cleaner, greener technologies that allow us to strike a more sustainable balance with the other living systems of this earth, this too, is a choice.

Maryland Lawmakers Approve Measure To Ban Death Penalty

Posted 03.15.2013 | Politics

The Maryland General Assembly approved a measure Friday to repeal the state's death penalty. The House of Delegates voted 82 to 56 Friday to pass a...

18th State Poised To Ban Death Penalty

Posted 03.15.2013 | Politics

By MICHELLE JANAYE NEALY AND BRIAN WITTE, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ANNAPOLIS, Md. — It's been eight years since Maryland executed a convicted killer,...

BIG News For Maryland Medical Marijuana Supporters

The Baltimore Sun | Timothy B. Wheeler | Posted 05.10.2013 | DC

Gov. Martin O'Malley's administration withdrew its opposition to legislation allowing doctors and nurses to dispense medical marijuana to patients thr...