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This Week In Congress: Debate Over Spending

This week in Congress began and ended with much of the focus on the on-going back-and-forth between House and Senate Republicans and Democrats over passage of a federal spending plan for the remainder of the fiscal year.

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Lawmakers Try To Address Human Trafficking In Virginia

The Virginia General Assembly passed new legislation this session to help victims of trafficking.

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Gay-Marriage Bill Hold-Outs Ready To Vote

In Maryland, two delegates who delayed a critical committee vote this week on the states same-sex marriage bill, say they're ready to vote on the measure.

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O'Malley To Support Offshore Wind Energy, Reduced Estate Tax

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is scheduled to testify in support of two bills Thursday afternoon in Annapolis.

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Constituents Push Delegates On Gay-Marriage Bill

In Annapolis, Md., delegates are feeling the political pressure from constituents both for and against the passage of gay-marriage legislation. The House Judiciary Committee is no closer to voting on the measure and sending it to the House of Delegates.

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