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The Martinsburg Journal
Bill’s intent misrepresentedBase and I will continue to support our men and women of the armed forces. Del
Bill’s intent misrepresented
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 58 minutes ago
Base and I will continue to support our men and women of the armed forces. Delegate Eric Householder, R-Berkeley, represents the 64th District in the West Virginia House of Delegates. He can be reached at eric.householder@wvhouse.gov or 304-340-32... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Va. Delegate Rick Morris says he will not resign and will continue to fight chargesVa. — Virginia Delegate Rick Morris announced Tuesday that he is not planning t
Va. Delegate Rick Morris says he will not resign and will continue to fight charges
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 4 hours ago
Va. — Virginia Delegate Rick Morris announced Tuesday that he is not planning to resign from his position in the Virginia House of Delegates and will continue to fight against multiple charges of child abuse and domestic violence. A statement... Read more
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The Washington Times
D.C. statehood supporters see council rush, citizen snubrequiring a constitutional convention within a year of the District being grant
D.C. statehood supporters see council rush, citizen snub
The Washington Times / Posted 8 hours ago
requiring a constitutional convention within a year of the District being granted statehood. The current draft says a D.C. House of Delegates could hold a convention to change and ratify the constitution, but it is not required to do so. “People... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
'Persons of interest' wanted in connection with credit card skimmers in Carolineasks for Morris’ resignation in light of recent charges Del. Rick Morris (Sour
'Persons of interest' wanted in connection with credit card skimmers in Caroline
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 10 hours ago
asks for Morris’ resignation in light of recent charges Del. Rick Morris (Source: NBC12) Following recent charges against House of Delegates member Rick Morris, state leaders are now asking the Republican representative to resign from... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Va. Delegate Rick Morris says he will not resign and will continue to fight chargesVa. - Virginia Delegate Rick Morris announced Tuesday that is not planning to r
Va. Delegate Rick Morris says he will not resign and will continue to fight charges
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 16 hours ago
Va. - Virginia Delegate Rick Morris announced Tuesday that is not planning to resign from his position in the Virginia House of Delegates and will continue to fight against multiple charges of child abuse and domestic violence. A statement... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Be informed before heading to the pollsroad levy). On the West Virginia side, locally, there are contested races for
Be informed before heading to the polls
The East Liverpool Review / Posted yesterday
road levy). On the West Virginia side, locally, there are contested races for state Senate and the 1st district of the House of Delegates, as well as for Hancock County commissioner. Voters also will have the opportunity to select the Hancock... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Retired general warns of bill that would affect National Guardwas in the Eastern Panhandle for a press conference in conjunction with Barby F
Retired general warns of bill that would affect National Guard
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted yesterday
was in the Eastern Panhandle for a press conference in conjunction with Barby Frankenberry's campaign for a seat in the House of Delegates. Frankenberry, a Democrat, is running against Delegate Eric Householder, R-Berkeley, whose name is on... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago teachers give go-ahead for strikebe set further down the road. And the union could opt not to strike if negotiat
Chicago teachers give go-ahead for strike
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
be set further down the road. And the union could opt not to strike if negotiations show progress by the time the date arrives. Union leaders have declined to discuss what exact steps the union could take when its House of Delegates meets Wednes... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Szeliga, Van Hollen speak to B'Nai Israel forumwe have all of the options on the table that we had before." Szeliga, who repr
Szeliga, Van Hollen speak to B'Nai Israel forum
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
we have all of the options on the table that we had before." Szeliga, who represents Baltimore and Harford counties in the House of Delegates, said she "absolutely would have voted against" the controversial deal if she had been in the Senate a... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Eleven vie for Berkeley County sheriffBerkeley County Sheriff Kenny Lemaster is not running for re-election, but is i
Eleven vie for Berkeley County sheriff
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Berkeley County Sheriff Kenny Lemaster is not running for re-election, but is instead seeking a seat in the West Virginia House of Delegates. Oct. 18 is the last day to register to vote in the general election. Early voting will begin Oct. 26 and... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
House leadership asks for Morris’ resignation in light of recent chargesFollowing recent charges against House of Delegates member Rick Morris, state l
House leadership asks for Morris’ resignation in light of recent charges
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 3 days ago
Following recent charges against House of Delegates member Rick Morris, state leaders are now asking the Republican representative to resign from office. In a statement Saturday, House leadership said they were “deeply concerned” by the charges... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Judge orders 17 independent candidates must remain on ballotbe tossed off the ballot. Castle is the Constitution Party's nominee for presid
Judge orders 17 independent candidates must remain on ballot
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 3 days ago
be tossed off the ballot. Castle is the Constitution Party's nominee for president and Spencer Daly is running for the House of Delegates with the Socialist Equality Party. The notices came after a state Supreme Court ruling that barred a... Read more
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Daily Press
House leadership: Del. Rick Morris must resigninstitution, and while we deeply regret having to do so we are compelled to ask
House leadership: Del. Rick Morris must resign
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
institution, and while we deeply regret having to do so we are compelled to ask for Del. Morris's resignation in order to protect the House of Delegates." It is unclear how Morris will respond, or when. Fain can be reached by phone at 757-525-1... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
House leadership asks Va. Delegate Rick Morris to resign following domestic assault chargesRICHMOND, Va. – Several leaders from the Virginia House of Delegates have asked
House leadership asks Va. Delegate Rick Morris to resign following domestic assault charges
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 3 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. – Several leaders from the Virginia House of Delegates have asked Delegate Rick Morris to step down after he was was arrested Tuesday and again on Thursday in relation to a domestic incident. Virginia House of Delegates Speaker William... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago Teachers Union tallies strike authorization voteswill have the power to set a strike date. Such a date could be revealed as earl
Chicago Teachers Union tallies strike authorization votes
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
will have the power to set a strike date. Such a date could be revealed as early as a Wednesday meeting of the CTU's House of Delegates. But even if the union sets a strike date, that doesn't necessarily mean teachers will walk out.... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Officials: Panel Looking Into Lawmaker's Role In Medical Potnurses —as well as physicians — to certify patients as eligible to receive mari
Officials: Panel Looking Into Lawmaker's Role In Medical Pot
CBS Baltimore / Posted 4 days ago
nurses —as well as physicians — to certify patients as eligible to receive marijuana. Morhaim was first elected to the House of Delegates in 1994. Maryland’s medical marijuana program is expected to be potentially lucrative for businesses that... Read more
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Daily Press
Criminal complaints against Del. Morris outline seven violent episodes11-year-old stepson over the past 10 months that led to his arrest. Morris, 47
Criminal complaints against Del. Morris outline seven violent episodes
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
11-year-old stepson over the past 10 months that led to his arrest. Morris, 47, is in his third term representing the 64th House of Delegates District, which includes Isle of Wight County. Morris, R-Suffolk, is an attorney, and is married with nine... Read more
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Daily Herald
Emergency meeting for CTU body tasked with setting strike datesgoverning board authorized with setting strike dates. Instead of waiting until
Emergency meeting for CTU body tasked with setting strike dates
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
governing board authorized with setting strike dates. Instead of waiting until the regularly scheduled Oct. 5 meeting, the House of Delegates will convene a week early on Wednesday, Sept. 28, CTU Vice President Jesse Sharkey said Thursday. The... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
City recommends taking away pension of red light bribery takera photo. (Rick Pearson) Jesse Sharkey, the CTU’s vice president, said the unio
City recommends taking away pension of red light bribery taker
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
a photo. (Rick Pearson) Jesse Sharkey, the CTU’s vice president, said the union will still discuss its options with its House of Delegates. The outcome of the union’s strike vote, of course, is expected to be “yes”. By law, the union has to... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Virginia Delegate Rick Morris facing charges for hurting wife and stepsonSUFFOLK, Va. — Virginia House of Delegates member Rick Morris was arrested Tues
Virginia Delegate Rick Morris facing charges for hurting wife and stepson
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 5 days ago
SUFFOLK, Va. — Virginia House of Delegates member Rick Morris was arrested Tuesday and again on Thursday, according to Suffolk Police. Police say after further investigation stemming from the initial complaint, Morris is now charged with three... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
The Rev. Errol D. Gilliard, Greater Harvest Baptist pastor known for outreach efforts, diesBaltimore Sun reported that Mr. Gilliard "issued a call to arms" as same-sex ma
The Rev. Errol D. Gilliard, Greater Harvest Baptist pastor known for outreach efforts, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Baltimore Sun reported that Mr. Gilliard "issued a call to arms" as same-sex marriage was being discussed in the Maryland House of Delegates. "'They took your tax dollars to push an immoral bill,' Gilliard preached into his microphone," The Sun... Read more
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The Washington Times
Rusher Baker ponders gubernatorial bid and PG schools still lagat that time — and if I can get the things done that I want to do.” Having als
Rusher Baker ponders gubernatorial bid and PG schools still lag
The Washington Times / Posted 5 days ago
at that time — and if I can get the things done that I want to do.” Having also served nearly a decade in the Maryland House of Delegates beginning in 1994, it’s clear that Mr. Baker likes elective politics and politicking. What’s not so clear,... Read more
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Officer.com
Virginia State Troopers Leaving Force Over Low Payfee annually by $1.25 for 10 years to pay for more troopers. The proposal has p
Virginia State Troopers Leaving Force Over Low Pay
Officer.com / Posted 6 days ago
fee annually by $1.25 for 10 years to pay for more troopers. The proposal has passed the state Senate but not the House of Delegates. McAuliffe has blamed the estimated state budget shortfall on a lack of high-paying jobs. Revenue is... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
Hugs for a man who holds Deltaville in his heartyou for being a wonderful father and role model and an example for all of us to
Hugs for a man who holds Deltaville in his heart
Southside Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
you for being a wonderful father and role model and an example for all of us to follow.” A proclamation from Virginia House of Delegates sponsored by Delegate Keith Hodges of Urbanna was read that extended the legislature’s “sincerest... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Virginia Delegate Rick Morris arrested for assault and injuring a childSUFFOLK, Va. – Virginia House of Delegates member Rick Morris was arrested Tues
Virginia Delegate Rick Morris arrested for assault and injuring a child
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 6 days ago
SUFFOLK, Va. – Virginia House of Delegates member Rick Morris was arrested Tuesday, according to Suffolk Police. Morris was arrested on two misdemeanor counts of Assault & Battery of a family member, and one felony count of Cruelty & Injuries to... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
The lottery of the future?state Senate voted in 2013 to prohibit Maryland's lottery agency from marketing
The lottery of the future?
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
state Senate voted in 2013 to prohibit Maryland's lottery agency from marketing Internet games, but the bill died in the House of Delegates. When lawmakers return to Annapolis in January, they should amend the law to make clear that the lottery... Read more
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University of Pennsylvania Health System
Penn Medicine Cardiologist Honored with Inaugural PAMED Physician 40 Under 40 Awardpractice of medicine, and advocating for the patients they serve. The Physician
Penn Medicine Cardiologist Honored with Inaugural PAMED Physician 40 Under 40 Award
University of Pennsylvania Health System / Posted 6 days ago
practice of medicine, and advocating for the patients they serve. The Physician 40 Under 40, the first year for this PAMED award, will be presented in the fall and Frankel will be honored at the group’s annual House of Delegates meeting in Oc... Read more
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Style Weekly
103 Troopers and 76 Civilian Employees Have Left Virginia State Police So Far This Yearfee annually by $1.25 for 10 years to pay for more troopers. The proposal has p
103 Troopers and 76 Civilian Employees Have Left Virginia State Police So Far This Year
Style Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
fee annually by $1.25 for 10 years to pay for more troopers. The proposal has passed the state Senate but not the House of Delegates. McAuliffe has blamed the estimated state budget shortfall on a lack of high-paying jobs. Revenue is... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
West Virginia lawmakers wrap quick session on flood reliefrecovery costs from deadly floods in June. The Senate adjourned Tuesday after
West Virginia lawmakers wrap quick session on flood relief
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 7 days ago
recovery costs from deadly floods in June. The Senate adjourned Tuesday after confirming gubernatorial appointments. The House of Delegates adjourned Monday. Senators unanimously approved a bill Monday allocating $85 million for flood costs. The... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
West Virginia lawmakers wrap quick session on flood reliefrecovery costs from deadly floods in June. The Senate adjourned Tuesday after
West Virginia lawmakers wrap quick session on flood relief
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 7 days ago
recovery costs from deadly floods in June. The Senate adjourned Tuesday after confirming gubernatorial appointments. The House of Delegates adjourned Monday. Senators unanimously approved a bill Monday allocating $85 million for flood costs. The... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
West Virginia lawmakers wrap quick session on flood reliefrecovery costs from deadly floods in June. The Senate adjourned Tuesday after
West Virginia lawmakers wrap quick session on flood relief
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 7 days ago
recovery costs from deadly floods in June. The Senate adjourned Tuesday after confirming gubernatorial appointments. The House of Delegates adjourned Monday. Senators unanimously approved a bill Monday allocating $85 million for flood costs. The... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Former Anne Arundel County Executive Leopold eyes 2018 runone-on-one," he said. Leopold said he's most likely eyeing a local race, such
Former Anne Arundel County Executive Leopold eyes 2018 run
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
one-on-one," he said. Leopold said he's most likely eyeing a local race, such as the County Council or a seat in the House of Delegates, and will make a final decision "toward the end of 2017." "It's not a 100 percent certainty that I am... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
West Virginia lawmakers begin fast work on flood damage cashlawmakers have begun what could be quick work to address recovery costs from de
West Virginia lawmakers begin fast work on flood damage cash
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 9 days ago
lawmakers have begun what could be quick work to address recovery costs from deadly floods in June. On Sunday, the House of Delegates voted 92-1 for a bill to put $85 million in state money toward its flood recovery cost share. The Senate... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Buckley: Libertarians right for West Virginiabecoming the national chairman of Young Americans for Freedom. At age 25, he ra
Buckley: Libertarians right for West Virginia
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 9 days ago
becoming the national chairman of Young Americans for Freedom. At age 25, he ran as a Republican candidate for the Virginia House of Delegates. He was elected in 1979 and served a term in the statehouse. After practicing law for several years,... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
West Virginia lawmakers begin fast work on flood damage cashlawmakers have begun what could be quick work to address recovery costs from de
West Virginia lawmakers begin fast work on flood damage cash
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
lawmakers have begun what could be quick work to address recovery costs from deadly floods in June. On Sunday, the House of Delegates voted 92-1 for a bill to put $85 million in state money toward its flood recovery cost share. The Senate... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Claims against Morrisey untrueto restrain Morrisey's ability to go after the EPA. Did I mention Reynolds, of
Claims against Morrisey untrue
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
to restrain Morrisey's ability to go after the EPA. Did I mention Reynolds, of Huntington, is a Democrat member of the House of Delegates? Perhaps Reynolds and his supporters assume voters missed all that. Another Reynolds advertising tactic... Read more
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The Marietta Times
West Virginia lawmakers begin fast work on flood damage cashlawmakers have begun what could be quick work to address recovery costs from de
West Virginia lawmakers begin fast work on flood damage cash
The Marietta Times / Posted 9 days ago
lawmakers have begun what could be quick work to address recovery costs from deadly floods in June. On Sunday, the House of Delegates voted 92-1 for a bill to put $85 million in state money toward its flood recovery cost share. The Senate... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
West Virginia lawmakers begin fast work on flood damage cashlawmakers have begun what could be quick work to address recovery costs from de
West Virginia lawmakers begin fast work on flood damage cash
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 9 days ago
lawmakers have begun what could be quick work to address recovery costs from deadly floods in June. On Sunday, the House of Delegates voted 92-1 for a bill to put $85 million in state money toward its flood recovery cost share. The Senate... Read more
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Daily Press
Sept. 19 Letters: Presidential race, individual rightsgoodness we are capable of. Greg Dusenberry Port Haywood In whose best inter
Sept. 19 Letters: Presidential race, individual rights
Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
goodness we are capable of. Greg Dusenberry Port Haywood In whose best interest? Is this correct? The speaker of the House of Delegates and the Senate majority leader just learned that the governor can restore voting rights and thus is not in... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Bill calls for Roger Taney statue to be removed from Maryland State House groundsbill, which has a Senate version introduced by Sen. Anthony Muse of Prince Geor
Bill calls for Roger Taney statue to be removed from Maryland State House grounds
Baltimore Sun / Posted 11 days ago
bill, which has a Senate version introduced by Sen. Anthony Muse of Prince George's County, is scheduled for a hearing in a House of Delegates committee Wednesday. Carter, like Muse an African-American Democrat, said the legislation reflects a... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Program could build infrastructureAnnual Meeting and Business Summit, along with Marty Becker of QBE Insurance Gr
Program could build infrastructure
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Annual Meeting and Business Summit, along with Marty Becker of QBE Insurance Group, Carol Miller of the West Virginia House of Delegates and others. During the discussion, it occurred to me that a point made by Mr. Becker concerning the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Former Harford State Sen. Nancy Jacobs announces cancer diagnosissaid.​ One of the more popular political figures in Harford County in recent d
Former Harford State Sen. Nancy Jacobs announces cancer diagnosis
Baltimore Sun / Posted 11 days ago
said.​ One of the more popular political figures in Harford County in recent decades, Jacobs, a Republican, served in the House of Delegates from 1995-99 and was deputy minority whip from 1997-99. From 1999-2015, Jacobs served in the State... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Virginia Supreme Court denies GOP request on McAuliffeenergy and resources on making Virginia a better place to live for the people w
Virginia Supreme Court denies GOP request on McAuliffe
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 12 days ago
energy and resources on making Virginia a better place to live for the people who elected all of us to lead.” Virginia House of Delegates Speaker William Howell said in a statement that he was disappointed in the decision but respects the... Read more
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New America Media
U.S. Citizenship Can Help You Achieve Your American DreamThese are the very first words that I utter on the floor of the Virginia House
U.S. Citizenship Can Help You Achieve Your American Dream
New America Media / Posted 12 days ago
These are the very first words that I utter on the floor of the Virginia House of Delegates at the beginning of each legislative day. As the first Asian-born immigrant elected to Virginia’s state legislature since it began meeting in 1619, these... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV attorney general sues Texas company in unclaimed property scamfuture at summitWV Republican leaders look to the future at summit Republican
WV attorney general sues Texas company in unclaimed property scam
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 13 days ago
future at summitWV Republican leaders look to the future at summit Republican leadership of the West Virginia Senate and House of Delegates touted their recent successes while looking toward the future during a presentation at the West Virginia... Read more
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The Daily Record
Hogan fills vacant Maryland House seatfills vacant Maryland House seat ANNAPOLIS — Gov. Larry Hogan has appointed Ge
Hogan fills vacant Maryland House seat
The Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
fills vacant Maryland House seat ANNAPOLIS — Gov. Larry Hogan has appointed Gerald Clark to a vacant seat in the Maryland House of Delegates. Hogan announced the appointment on Tuesday to fill the seat opened by the departure of former Del.... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Hogan Appoints Gerald Clark to Vacant Maryland House SeatANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Gov. Larry Hogan has appointed Gerald Clark to a vacant s
Hogan Appoints Gerald Clark to Vacant Maryland House Seat
CBS Baltimore / Posted 14 days ago
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Gov. Larry Hogan has appointed Gerald Clark to a vacant seat in the Maryland House of Delegates. Hogan announced the appointment on Tuesday to fill the seat opened by the departure of former Del. Anthony O’Donnell, who was... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Two WV counties pull candidates off ballotsfuture at summitWV Republican leaders look to the future at summit Republican
Two WV counties pull candidates off ballots
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 14 days ago
future at summitWV Republican leaders look to the future at summit Republican leadership of the West Virginia Senate and House of Delegates touted their recent successes while looking toward the future during a presentation at the West Virginia... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Gov. Tomblin presents more than $9M in grants for WV communitiesfuture at summitWV Republican leaders look to the future at summit Republican
Gov. Tomblin presents more than $9M in grants for WV communities
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 14 days ago
future at summitWV Republican leaders look to the future at summit Republican leadership of the West Virginia Senate and House of Delegates touted their recent successes while looking toward the future during a presentation at the West Virginia... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Harford County Council expected to consider pay raises for next council membersAberdeen, and Curtis Beulah, who represents Havre de Grace and Riverside. Beul
Harford County Council expected to consider pay raises for next council members
Baltimore Sun / Posted 14 days ago
Aberdeen, and Curtis Beulah, who represents Havre de Grace and Riverside. Beulah replaced Lisanti, who won a seat in the House of Delegates that year, and Vincenti replaced Richard Slutzky, who was elected council president in place of Boniface,... Read more
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