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Brown, Hogan sharply divided on child immigration
Brown, Hogan sharply divided on child immigration

As Gov. Martin O'Malley has extended a welcoming hand to immigrant children fleeing Central America, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Anthony G. Brown and Republican rival Larry Hogan have staked out starkly different positions on whether he is doing the right thing. Brown, O'Malley's lieutenant governor, is backing the governor's actions in joining with religious leaders to help federal efforts to resettle unaccompanied minors while they await immigration hearings. Hogan opposes O'Malley's position. He says the state should do nothing that would make it easier for children who have entered the country illegally to come to Maryland — even if they...