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Democrats Challenge O'Malley's Budget

A group of Maryland senators are proposing an alternative to Gov. Martin O'Malley's budget plan.

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D.C. Mayor And Maryland County Execs Talk Development

In Maryland, the mayor of D.C. met with the executives of both Montgomery and Prince George's Counties in Silver Spring Friday morning.

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NIH Stuck In Budget Tug-Of-War On Capitol Hill

House Republicans say they're looking to save money any and everywhere. One proposal calls for cutting the budget of the National Institutes of Health.

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Minimum-Wage Bill Introduced For Tipped Employees

Maryland Democratic Rep. Donna Edwards is introducing legislation Monday that could put more cash in the pockets of the region's servers and bartenders.

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Bike Infrastructure Promotes Job Growth, Study Finds

The Political Economy Research Institute at the University of Massachusetts published a report examining job creation as it relates to public works in Charm City. According to the study, for every million dollars that the city spent on bikes and pedestrian pathways, 11 to 14 new jobs were created.

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