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  • As Aberdeen prepares FY14 budget, fiscal issues loom beyond city's control

    As Aberdeen prepares FY14 budget, fiscal issues loom beyond city's control
    Aberdeen City Manager Doug Miller, who is in the early stages of putting together the city's budget for the 2014 fiscal year, told the mayor and city council members last week that he expects most of city's revenue sources to be stable. He did, however,...
  • Scouts' honor

    Scouts' honor
    The leaders of the Boy Scouts of America are expected to vote tomorrow on whether to scrap the organization's long-standing national ban on admitting gay Scouts and Scout leaders, and to replace it with a policy that allows the religious and civic...
  • If only the rich knew what was best for them

    If only the rich knew what was best for them
    As President Barack Obama said in his inaugural address, America "cannot succeed when a shrinking few do very well and a growing many barely make it." Not even the very wealthy can continue to succeed without a broader-based prosperity. That's because...
  • Yes, elections have consequences, Mr. Ehrlich

    Yes, elections have consequences, Mr. Ehrlich
    Former Gov. Robert L. Ehrlich Jr., in his unwavering right-wing view, bemoans various initiatives supported by President Barack Obama and Gov. Martin O'Malley as the consequences of the recent election. Yes, the election has consequences, and the list...
  • No amnesty for undocumented immigrants

    No amnesty for undocumented immigrants
    President Obama no longer has to worry about re-election, so now he is free to pursue his so-called "comprehensive immigration reform" — in other words, amnesty for illegal immigrants ("Granting legal status for undocumented immigrants will increase...
  • Forecast calls for pain

    Forecast calls for pain
    Not long after President Barack Obama promised to fight climate change in his inaugural address, temperatures soared to 70 last week in Baltimore — in late January. Our weather continues to be unrecognizable. Last summer was the hottest ever...
  • Federal poultry regulations relaxed in spending law

    Federal poultry regulations relaxed in spending law
    Farming advocates are pressing Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski to reverse a little-noticed measure approved by Congress last month that rescinded tough new rules on the poultry industry — a move that has strained the already rocky relationship between mom-...
  • CASA de Maryland chief tells Obama that Senate immigration plan is 'unfair'

    Immigration reform advocates, including a leading voice from Maryland, pressed President Obama on Tuesday for a pathway to citizenship for the nation's estimated 11 million illegal immigrants, calling a bipartisan proposal under consideration in the U.S....
  • Common sense on Plan B

    Common sense on Plan B
    Last week, a federal district judge in New York ruled that girls younger than 17 should be allowed to purchase the Plan B contraceptive pill over the counter. Unlike the Obama administration, Judge Edward Korman got this one right. The 2011 decision by...
  • NRA plans to challenge Maryland gun law

    NRA plans to challenge Maryland gun law
    National Rifle Association President David Keene said Tuesday that the organization intends to challenge the constitutionality of Maryland's newly passed gun law, as a conservative group readied plans to try to overturn the law through voter referendum....
  • Obama salary giveback is a farce

    Obama salary giveback is a farce
    In the Sunday Baltimore Sun, there was an article entitled "Some lawmakers to give back pay" (April 7). It claims that President Barack Obama is showing solidarity and shared sacrifice with the federal employees who are about to be furloughed. What a joke...
  • Hope, cynicism run high for second Obama term

    Hope, cynicism run high for second Obama term
    — Four years after he rode into the White House on a message of change, President Barack Obama is set to begin his second term Monday amid lowered expectations and a sense that his re-election has done little to alter the nation's fractured...