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Martin O'Malley

O'Malley presses for stronger gun laws, Confederate flag removal

Promising to "rebuild the heart of America's cities," former Gov. Martin O'Malley used an appearance at a meeting of the nation's mayors on Sunday to call for a federal ban on assault weapons and stricter regulations on gun purchases. O'Malley, who is seeking the Democratic nomination for president,...


  • O'Malley owes Maryland

    O'Malley owes Maryland

    I noticed that former Gov. Martin O'Malley did not pay the 6 percent sales tax on the "junk" furniture he purchased from the state at the bargain basement price of $9,638 ("Martin O'Malley won't face state ethics commission review of furniture purchase," Sept. 18). According to my arithmetic, he...

  • The furniture fiasco

    The furniture fiasco

    Your report on the sweetheart deal that allowed former Gov. Martin O'Malley to purchase furniture and other items from Government House for a fraction of their original cost only reinforces my contention that a truly ethical politician is very hard to find in Maryland ("State ethics board examining...

  • Furnishing a good excuse

    Furnishing a good excuse

    Let's see if I get this picture ("Hogan questions the O'Malleys' purchase of mansion furniture," Sept. 1). Our top elected state official lives in a fine government mansion which should have the best of furnishings. I do not disagree with this. The governor should live in a nice home. However,...

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  • Mapping Martin O'Malley's travel

    Mapping Martin O'Malley's travel

    Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley announced his presidential campaign in Baltimore on Saturday, and then immediately hit the campaign trail. The two-term governor and former Baltimore mayor has been racking up airline miles for months, sometimes at a dizzying pace. That effort will only grow...

  • Martin O'Malley's presidential announcement comes amid revived criticism of policing policies

    Martin O'Malley's presidential announcement comes amid revived criticism of policing policies

    As Martin O'Malley climbs Federal Hill, where he is expected to launch his campaign for president Saturday, he will carry with him a decade-old record on fighting crime that is drawing new scrutiny amid an unprecedented national debate over police brutality. In speeches around the country leading...

  • Who is running for president in 2016?

    Who is running for president in 2016?

    In order from most recently announced, here are the announced candidates for the 2016 presidential election. Click on each of the names to read the most recent stories about each candidate.

  • O'Malley set to take a leap into 2016

    O'Malley set to take a leap into 2016

    More than a decade ago, Bill Clinton threw his arm around the handsome, brash leader of Baltimore who had just been named by a national magazine as the country's "best young mayor." "Congratulations to Mayor O'Malley on being the Esquire magazine cover boy," Clinton teased as a dozen cameras captured...

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