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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,...

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  • Cummings offers no solutions for Baltimore transit

    Cummings offers no solutions for Baltimore transit

    In his recent commentary, Rep. Elijah Cummings uses past transit failures as weapons instead of lessons. He criticizes Gov. Larry Hogan's $135 million Maryland Transit Administration bus system reform because it "is less than half the money spent just planning the Red Line," as if throwing money...

  • Hypocrisy, thy name is Maryland Democrats

    Hypocrisy, thy name is Maryland Democrats

    When it comes to the hypocrisy of Maryland's Democratic Party, one has to spell the word in capital letters ("Hogan's order on school start roiling politics, partisan roles," September 8). Did Nancy Kopp, the true blue Democratic Maryland treasurer, accuse Gov. Martin O'Malley of an "abuse of executive...

  • Hogan order reflects a skewed view of what education is for

    Hogan order reflects a skewed view of what education is for

    When my children, now 35 and 29, were young they started school after Labor Day. When that changed to before Labor Day, I was not happy. But we adjusted and I even started looking forward to school in August. Most families we knew started preparing their children two weeks before school started....

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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...

  • Letters: Coal; Trump's taxes; Emissions inspections

    Letters: Coal; Trump's taxes; Emissions inspections

    Coal To Phil Favero: Thank you for your guest column (The Capital, Nov. 15) on coal in Maryland. I watched four-and-a-half-hours of presidential debates without a single question on global warming, but 10 minutes with The Capital and I feel well-informed about the status of coal under Gov. Larry...

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Carson says he won't dismantle social programs as HUD chief

Donald Trump's pick for secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development says he doesn't plan to dismantle social safety-net programs. Dr. Ben Carson spoke Thursday night at Yale University, his alma mater. He told an audience made up mostly of Yale students the suggestion he wants...

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