"We're not gonna give up, but it's gonna be one of those long-term struggles," Glassman said. "It's a generational thing that might take 20 years before we get a grip on it."
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"It really levels the playing field for all Maryland counties, so that we can address this individually," Mr. Glassman, a Republican, said.
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