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Maryland Politics: July 16, 2006 - July 22, 2006

Steele on Stem Cell

With stem cell research in the news, and Lt. Gov. Michael Steele's well-documented ambivalence on the subject, the question was bound to come. During a radio interview yesterday, WBAL talk show host Ron Smith asked the Republican candidate for Senate...

By Phyllis Jordan  |  July 21, 2006; 6:33 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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The Real "Rock Star"

John Kane, chairman of the Maryland Republican Party, was a virtual quote machine yesterday afternoon as he enjoyed a beer and cigar at the 30th Annual J. Millard Tawes Crab and Clam Bake in Crisfield. Among Kane's offerings at the...

By John Wagner  |  July 20, 2006; 6:37 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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WalMart Bill Struck Down

A federal judge's ruling striking down Maryland's WalMart bill, did more than take the giant retailer off the hook for a requirement to increase employee health care. It rekindles a fierce political debate in Maryland at a time when most...

By Phyllis Jordan  |  July 19, 2006; 2:54 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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Cox's Contracts

Maryland Secretary of Disabilities Kristen Cox turned to an unusual consultant two years ago when she wanted help improving employee relations at her rapidly expanding state agency: her father. Cox, now the running mate of Gov. Robert L. Ehrlich Jr....

By Phyllis Jordan  |  July 19, 2006; 7:32 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Governor  
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Schaefer Refuses to Apologize--Or Debate

A group of Korean Americans visited Maryland Comptroller Wiliam Donald Schaefer this afternoon, expecting an apology for remarks that seemed to hold South Korean immigrants accountable for the communist north "shooting missles at us." But they left angrier than they...

By Phyllis Jordan  |  July 18, 2006; 4:29 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (13)
 
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Candidates on Air

After nearly a month-long absence, Baltimore Mayor Martin O'Malley is returning to the airwaves today with a pair of new television ads designed to portray the Democratic gubernatorial hopeful as a fighter for working-class families. O'Malley campaign spokesman Rick Abbruzzese...

By Phyllis Jordan  |  July 18, 2006; 10:08 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Governor  
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Ganging Up on Schaefer

Political pundits have noted that Comptroller William Donald Schaefer is rapidly alienating many of the Democratic party's core constituencies. For proof ot that one need look no further than yesterday's unique news conference where leaders of the Asian, Latin, black...

By Phyllis Jordan  |  July 17, 2006; 8:38 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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