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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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  • 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....

  • O'Malley's tainted legacy

    O'Malley's tainted legacy

    Martin O'Malley says he wishes the Department of Justice's investigation of the Baltimore Police Department had extended back to the period when he was mayor, a time he continues to believe was a golden era of city law enforcement when crime plummeted and professional standards in the department...

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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...

  • Scanlan: Union wrongly targeted in schools debates

    I've been called a few things in my life, but being characterized as a thug is a new one. Early in August, Gov. Larry Hogan and the Maryland General Assembly engaged in some gamesmanship on how to spend $80 million that had been "fenced off" by legislators. In other words, this money had been designated...

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Marylanders react to the first presidential debate on Twitter

Marylanders react to the first presidential debate on Twitter

Marylanders turned to Twitter to share their thoughts on the presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. Here is a sample of their reactions. Former presidential candidate and retired Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon Ben Carson offered Trump best wishes. Good luck tonight, @realDonaldTrump.—...

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