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D.C. Council Members Call For Harry Thomas Jr.'s Resignation

A second D.C. Council member has called for the resignation of colleague Harry Thomas Jr.

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Maryland Redistricting Public Hearings Began This Weekend

A panel advising Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley on how to redistrict the state's congressional seats kicked off its public comment sessions this weekend.

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Federal Default Could Drag Down Virginia and Maryland

If the U.S. government defaults on its debts, both Maryland and Virginia could see their bond ratings lowered, a change that would eventually trickle down to taxpayers.

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WaPo's McCartney: Politics Push Dulles Metro Above Ground, O'Malley To Sponsor Gay Marriage Bill

Washington Post Metro columnist Robert McCartney talks with WAMU Morning Edition host Matt McCleskey about a decision to change course on the location of a Metro station at Dulles Airport and an expected announcement from Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley that he will sponsor a gay marriage bill this fall.

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CQ's Roll Call: More On Deficit Reduction Talks, FAA Furlough Goes Into Effect Tonight

Debt limit and deficit reduction talks continued, to no avail, on Capitol Hill this week, and CQ Roll Call Daily Briefing editor David Hawkings spoke with WAMU Morning Edition host Matt McCleskey about the ongoing negotiations, as well as a looming furlough of Federal Aviation Administration employees.

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Maryland's State Police Superintendent Terrence Sheridan Retiring

Sheridan is retiring after 46 years of law enforcement service. He was the chief of the Baltimore County Police Department for more than 11 years before becoming the superintendent in 2007.

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O'Malley To Talk About His Support For Same-Sex Marriage

Gov. Martin O'Malley (D-Md.) is scheduled to talk tomorrow about his support for same-sex marriage legislation.

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