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Montgomery County Voters Get Five Early Voting Spots

Got plans for Election Day? Montgomery County has just released their list of polling locations for those who want to tackle Maryland's lengthy ballot ahead of time.

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Poll: Marylanders Split On Casino, Favor Same-Sex Marriage, Dream Act

A new poll of Maryland voters shows that both the law allowing same-sex marriage and the state's DREAM Act are likely to be upheld in the November elections, but that the issue of expanding gaming in the state still has residents staunchly divided.

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Maryland Dems Call For Investigation Into Roscoe Bartlett

Maryland Rep. Roscoe Bartlett is facing calls for an investiation from the state's Democrats, who argue his hiring of the Maryland GOP party chairman for his congressional office constitutes a conflict of interest. 

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Montgomery Voters Will Decide On Police Bargaining Initiative

Among the many statewide initiatives Mongtomery County voters will have on their ballots in November, there will also be one county referendum dealing with how Montgomery County negotiates with the local police union.

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"The Victory Lab"

Both major political parties are running high tech, data-driven experiments -- and you're the guinea pig.

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Analysis: Few Congressional Obstacles To Stop-Gap Budget Measure

After five weeks of recess, Congress is finally back in session, and The Hill's Alex Bolton likes the odds that Congress will succeed at passing a stop-gap budget measure to prevent shutdown in October.

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Democrat Wendy Rosen Withdraws From House Race

Wendy Rosen, a Democratic candidate for Congress in Maryland, abruptly withdrew from the race Monday after party officials learned she had voted in two different states in past elections.

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Donna Edwards Discusses Women, Gay Marriage At The DNC

Maryland Congresswoman Donna Edwards is slated to speak at the Democratic National Convention this week, and she speculates as to how the role of women and the issue of gay marriage will play in Charlotte, N.C.

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Republican Maryland Senate Candidate Energized By RNC

Republican Dan Bongino still only has an outside chance of unseating incumbent Sen. Ben Cardin, but he's been energized by the political activists at the Republican National Convention.

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Sen. Mikulski To Speak At Democratic Nation Convention

Senator Barbara Mikulski joins a growing list of D.C. Metro politicians that will occupy high-profile speaking spots at political conventions in the next few weeks.

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