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Maryland Politics: August 17, 2008 - August 23, 2008

From the Floor: Last Minute Huddle

Katina Rojas Joy is a Maryland alternate delegate to the Democratic National Convention who will be blogging for Maryland Moment from Denver. She is from Prince George's County. The Bowie crew, 4th and 5th congressional district delegates, Len Lucci,...

By washingtonpost.com  |  August 22, 2008; 10:19 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
Categories:  2008 Elections  
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Pr. Geo.'s Pols Head to Denver

Much of political Prince George's is decamping for Denver this week and next, as the Democratic National Convention kicks off Monday. Among the notables who will attend are County Executive Jack B. Johnson, who was selected to serve as a...

By Anne Bartlett  |  August 21, 2008; 12:26 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  At the 2008 Conventions , Prince George's County , Rosalind Helderman  
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From the Floor: Meet Your Delegate

Katina Rojas Joy is a Maryland alternate delegate to the Democratic National Convention who will be blogging for Maryland Moment from Denver. She is from Prince George's County. My name is Katina Rojas Joy, a New Yorker who now...

By washingtonpost.com  |  August 21, 2008; 8:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
Categories:  2008 Elections  
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Steele to Speak at GOP Convention

Former Maryland Lt. Gov. Michael S. Steele has been chosen to speak at the Republican National Convention in St. Paul next month. Steele, who ran unsuccessfully for U.S. Senate in 2006, is slated for Sept. 2, following Hawaii Gov. Linda...

By Anne Bartlett  |  August 20, 2008; 3:20 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
Categories:  At the 2008 Conventions  
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MoCo Council President, Exec Wrangle Over Housing Aid

Long-simmering yet mostly unspoken tension between Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett (D) and the County Council president has boiled over in a dispute over money to help first-time homebuyers. In the calm of the council's summer recess, Leggett's team was...

By Anne Bartlett  |  August 20, 2008; 10:50 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
Categories:  Ann Marimow , Montgomery County  
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GOP Cites Currie in Fund-Raising Appeal

As chairman of the state's powerful Budget and Taxation Committee, Prince George's Sen. Ulysses Currie (D) is used to raising money for state coffers. Now, he may indirectly raise funds for an entirely different organization: The Maryland Republican Party. The...

By Rosalind Helderman  |  August 19, 2008; 3:42 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
Categories:  Rosalind Helderman  
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Slots Opponents Question Ballot Language

An anti-slots group says that the wording of a November referendum to authorize 15,000 slot machines in Maryland is too favorable to pro-gambling interests. The language, released today by Secretary of State John P. McDonough, an appointee of Gov. Martin...

By Anne Bartlett  |  August 18, 2008; 5:22 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (12)
Categories:  John Wagner , Slots  
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