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Same-Sex Marriage Bill On Hold In Annapolis

Debate in the full House over Maryland's same-sex marriage bill is on hold until Wednesday.

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Another Report Rips Pepco

An independent study done for the Maryland Public Service Commission, which regulates utilities in the state, says Pepco's five-year plan to increase its service reliability was "cobbled together" in haste following a rash of lengthy power outages last year.

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Students Rally To Support 'Maryland DREAM Act'

The Maryland Senate is scheduled to take up a bill this week that would allow the children of illegal immigrants to pay in-state tuition rates at state colleges. A group of students who support the legislation have been rallying in Annapolis.

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Alexandria Public Employees Protest Lower Paychecks

Dozens of public employees are planning to be on hand Monday afternoon for a budget hearing at Alexandria City Hall in Virginia, where members of the city council will be considering a proposal that would increase employee contributions for health care and retirement.

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MoCo Considers Imitating D.C.'s Bag Tax

Officials in Montgomery County, Md., are looking to follow the District's lead and tax plastic bags at 5 cents each.

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Gray Calls For Investigation Into Sulaimon Brown Allegations

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray is calling on the city's attorney general to investigate the allegations made by former mayoral candidate Sulaimon Brown.

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Power Breakfast: Social Insecurity Part Two

To recap, "Social Insecurity Part One" ended with Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina declaring: "Again, I've never seen a better moment to deal with Social Security in a bipartisan fashion than right now."