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Governor and First Lady to host Holiday Open House on December 17th

Governor and First Lady to host Holiday Open House on December 17th

| December 2, 2016

Governor Larry Hogan and First Lady Yumi Hogan invite Marylanders and their families to join them for a Holiday Open House on Saturday, December 17, from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM at Government House. The event is free of charge, open to the public, and no reservations are required. PARKING: Guests may park in the Bladen Street […]

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Hogan announces first SmartBuy purchase in Maryland

Hogan announces first SmartBuy purchase in Maryland

| November 28, 2016

The Hogan Administration today announced the first home purchase under a new homeownership initiative designed to ease the burden of student debt. Maryland SmartBuy, within the Department of Housing and Community Development, is the first program of its kind in the nation and will make move-in-ready homes available to buyers while eliminating student loan debt burden, […]

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Governor Hogan celebrates opening of new connector at BWI

Governor Hogan celebrates opening of new connector at BWI

| November 28, 2016

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan and First Lady Yumi Hogan today joined business and state transportation leaders at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport to celebrate the opening of the $125 million D/E Connector, a major airport construction project that will improve customer service for BWI Marshall Airport travelers. The D/E Connector provides additional international airline capacity […]

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Register <em> and</em> vote during Maryland’s Early Voting Period

Register and vote during Maryland’s Early Voting Period

| April 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

While the deadline to change parties and register has passed; there is still another chance for first time registrations (not changes). For the first time ever, Maryland is offering same-day registration during early voting (from April 14th – April 21st). The decision to make this available was part of a voting expansion bill passed in […]

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Annual Lincoln-Reagan Dinner scheduled for March 1

Annual Lincoln-Reagan Dinner scheduled for March 1

| February 4, 2016 | 1 Comment

The Republican State Central Committee of Anne Arundel County today announced that its annual Lincoln-Reagan Dinner will be held on Super Tuesday, March 1, 7 – 10 p.m. at the Doubletree Hotel, 210 Holiday Ct., in Annapolis, MD. The Lincoln-Reagan dinner is AAGOP’s largest annual fundraiser. Republicans from around the County will gather for an […]

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GOP debate scheduled at AACC for Milkulski’s seat in congress on February 6

GOP debate scheduled at AACC for Milkulski’s seat in congress on February 6

| January 28, 2016 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis Continental Congress Society is pleased to announce the first GOP senatorial debate featuring five candidates who are seeking the Republican nomination to win the seat currently held by Barbara Mikulski (in alphabetical order): former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense Richard Douglas; former Republican nominee for the Maryland House of Delegates Joseph Hooe; former […]

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Maryland Mortgage Program reaches all jurisdictions for first time

Maryland Mortgage Program reaches all jurisdictions for first time

| October 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Governor Larry Hogan announced that for the first time since the creation of the Maryland Mortgage Program (MMP) in 1977, the state finished a fiscal year helping families obtain a home in all 24 of the state’s jurisdictions. Administered by the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD), the program has been widely accessed throughout Central […]

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Annapolis to host National Young Republican Convention in 2017

Annapolis to host National Young Republican Convention in 2017

| August 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Maryland Republican Party has announced that Annapolis, Maryland has been chosen to host the 2017 Young Republican National Convention. The Convention was awarded last week at the 2015 Young Republican National Convention in Chicago Illinois. “I am very excited to be bringing a National Republican Organization to Annapolis in 2017,” commented Joe Cluster, MDGOP Executive Director and […]

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Maryland Governor Hogan diagnosed with aggressive form of cancer

Maryland Governor Hogan diagnosed with aggressive form of cancer

| June 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan announced that he had been diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer. It is a B-cell, non-Hodgkins Lymphoma; which he explained responds well to treatment. The Governor will no resign and will continue to work for Maryland as he fights this battle. The Governor said he woudl rely on Lt. Governor […]

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A chat with a Sea Shepherd at the Ebb Tide

A chat with a Sea Shepherd at the Ebb Tide

| February 10, 2015 | 4 Comments

You never know who you will run into at the Ebb Tide Tavern in Annapolis. On Friday night, I headed over for one of their killer bacon cheeseburgers (Their food will surprise you–all of it. Try it out some time.) and some karaoke (as a spectator, not participant).  Close to midnight, a guy walked in […]

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House considering future of Crownsville Hospital site

House considering future of Crownsville Hospital site

| February 8, 2015 | 1 Comment

After the Crownsville Hospital Center has sat mostly abandoned for a decade, the House Environment and Transportation Committee held a hearing Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. on House Bill 27, establishing a task force to bring together state officials, county officials, and local residents to create a plan for the future of the Crownsville […]

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Gambrills businesswoman seeking Vitale’s vacant seat

Gambrills businesswoman seeking Vitale’s vacant seat

| February 2, 2015 | 2 Comments

Gambrills businesswoman and Crofton resident, Angelette Aviles, announces her interest in applying for Delegate Cathy Vitale’s soon-to-be vacant seat. Her motivation comes from her customers, vendors, and neighbors who, while at her bakery eating desserts, openly discuss their frustration with the state’s affairs as well as their suggestions for a better Maryland. Aviles states, “after […]

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Sierra Club blasts Governor Hogan on clean air protections

Sierra Club blasts Governor Hogan on clean air protections

| January 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Last week, after more than fifteen months of intensive engagement with industry and the public health community, Maryland’s Department of the Environment finalized new protections against air pollution from the state’s coal-fired power plants. These safeguards would protect Marylanders from harmful smog pollution, which is responsible for a host of adverse health effects, including triggering […]

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Maryland State Police top cop resigns

Maryland State Police top cop resigns

| January 14, 2015 | 1 Comment

Maryland State Police Superintendent Colonel Marcus L. Brown announced late today he will resign his position to pursue other opportunities. In a letter to Maryland State Police troopers and civilian employees, Colonel Brown said he is leaving with a ‘heavy heart,’ effective January 19, 2015. He thanked Maryland State Police employees for their outstanding service […]

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O’Malley names Vitale, Klavans to Anne Arundel Circuit Court

O’Malley names Vitale, Klavans to Anne Arundel Circuit Court

| December 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Governor O’Malley announced today the appointments of ten judges to the Maryland Circuit and District Courts.  These appointees bring a diverse array of legal experiences to their new positions.  They also represent the ethnic and gender diversity of our great state. The newly appointed judges were recommended to Governor O’Malley by local trial court judicial […]

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Public legislative priorities forum scheduled

Public legislative priorities forum scheduled

| November 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The State Delegates and Senators from Anne Arundel County will hold a Legislative Priorities Forum for the public on Thursday, December 4th, at 7:00 p.m.  County and community organizations will have an opportunity to present their legislative priorities, issues, and needs to the County’s state legislators in advance of the 2015 Legislative Session.  Each group […]

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WOW, Maryland turns a little more red

WOW, Maryland turns a little more red

| November 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

In a surprise to many, Larry Hogan trounced Lieutenant Governor Anthony Brown in the Governor’s race for Maryland last night.  While most polls gave Hogan a solid shot at the Governor’s Mansion, it was widely speculated that Prince Georges County, Montgomery County, and Baltimore City would lift the Lieutenant Governor; but they actually let him […]

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South County Candidate put on notice by State Board of Elections

South County Candidate put on notice by State Board of Elections

| October 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

[do action=”schuh”/] Seth Howard, a Republican candidate for the Maryland House of Delegates in District 30-B has fallen behind on his campaign reporting for the second election cycle and received a Show Cause Letter from the State Board of Elections. Howard was a candidate in 2010 and again in 2014 and during the two election […]

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Republican gubernatorial debate tonight

Republican gubernatorial debate tonight

| March 13, 2014 | 2 Comments

With the primaries less than 4 months away, Republican candidates for Governor will meet at the Columbian Center, 335 Ritchie Hwy., Severna Park, Md. on Thursday, March 13, 2014.  7:00 to 9:00 PM. The public is welcome.  Refreshments served. Confirmed: David Craig, Harford County Executive and former member of the Maryland House of Delegates;  Ron George, Member, […]

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O’Malley Hopes To Raise Minimum Wage To $10.10

O’Malley Hopes To Raise Minimum Wage To $10.10

| January 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Yesterday, Governor O’Malley released details of the Administration’s 2014 legislative agenda, focused on boosting efforts to grow the economy from the middle out, create more jobs, support our nation-leading innovation firms, and better prepare our children to compete in the 21st century global economy. “We’re going to forge consensus and increase the minimum wage — […]

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Police Lieutenant Fredericks Running For Delegate In South County

Police Lieutenant Fredericks Running For Delegate In South County

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jim Fredericks announces his candidacy as a Republican for State Delegate, District 30B, in southern Anne Arundel County. He is a life-long resident of the county and lives in Tracys Landing with his wife and three children. Jim is a 21-year veteran of the county police department and a graduate of Anne Arundel Community College. […]

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Don Quinn Is 2nd Challenger For Astle’s Senate Seat

Don Quinn Is 2nd Challenger For Astle’s Senate Seat

| January 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Don Quinn is running for the senate seat in District 30 against incumbent, John Astle. Eric Knowles has previously announced his candidacy. “It is time for a new generation of leaders to tackle the challenges that we are facing in Maryland.  Our oppressive business environment is making it difficult for small businesses to survive, driving […]

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