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LoBianco on Maryland Archive: January 2008


  • Canto 33 and 34

    Gov. Martin O'Malley and others who work in the State House will soon move to the William Donald... Published January 31 2008

  • Begging to hope

    Gov. Martin O'Malley drove a semantic stake through the school construction "beg-a-thon" yesterda... Published January 30 2008

  • High court to hear special session lawsuit

    The Republican-led lawsuit to overturn tax increases passed during the special General Asembly se... Published January 30 2008

  • Bob Zarnoch to Court of Special Appeals

    Gov. Martin O'Malley appointed the General Assembly's long-time counsel, Robert A. Zarnoch, to th... Published January 29 2008

  • Web special: O'Malley finding Warner's path rough

    Good afternoon, LoM readers.\ \ \ Here's the extended version of my story today on why Maryland... Published January 28 2008

  • Former Sen. J. Robert Hooper passes away at 71

    Former Sen. J. Robert Hooper, Harford Republican, died late last night of colon cancer. He was 71... Published January 25 2008

  • Special education cuts?

    Martin Watcher over at O'Malley Watch has the dirt on about $7 million cut in public special educ... Published January 24 2008

  • A very special guest of Gov. O'Malley's

    Dignitaries, elder statesmen and public leaders from Western Maryland to the Eastern Shore packed... Published January 23 2008

  • Computer services tax still the hot button

    Good day, all. Here's my story in today's paper: The computer services tax is pretty much univers... Published January 22 2008

  • More economy

    Good morning, all. \ \ \ Here's my write-up in today's paper about continued concerns that the sh... Published January 22 2008

  • The Ad Wars — pt. 1

    The Congressional race to represent Maryland's Eastern Shore easily has the nastiest campaigns in... Published January 21 2008

  • Breaking: President Bush endorses Gilchrest

    President George W. Bush has endorsed Congressman Wayne T. Gilchrest in his re-election bid. \ \ ... Published January 18 2008

  • Slots opponents pick up some talent

    Opponents of legalizing slot machines picked up some top lobbying talent this week to campaign ag... Published January 18 2008

  • Numbers fun

    Dispatch from the Eye-Glazing Department in the Annapolis bureau:\ \ \ Here's my rundown today on... Published January 18 2008

  • The date's not what matters

    Environmental activists rallied today — in the snow — outside the State House for leg... Published January 17 2008

  • It's the economy

    Gov. Martin O'Malley yesterday introduced his second state budget, which would increase spending... Published January 17 2008

  • With O'Malley, everyone's a critic

    Gov. Martin O'Malley is having trouble pleasing most Marylanders already. Now his political base... Published January 16 2008

  • Greetings and salutations

    Welcome to my blog, be sure to check in frequently for updates on Maryland politics. I'll keep th... Published January 14 2008