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By Tammy Bruce
Topic - Bryan Simonaire
The Maryland Senate passed legislation on Tuesday to prevent discrimination against people who are transgender.
Bouncing back from the disappointment of the recent U.S. Open, New York GM Alex Lenderman easily captured the top prize at last week's Atlantic Open, finishing alone in first at 4½-½ at the District's traditional end-of-summer tournament.
The Maryland Senate voted Thursday to approve Gov. Martin O'Malley's gun-control legislation, clearing the bill's biggest hurdle and sending it to the House where its passage would make Maryland's gun laws among the strictest in the nation.
"My constituents think this bill will adversely affect them a lot more than it will the criminals," Maryland state Sen. Bryan W. Simonaire, Anne Arundel Republican, told The Associated Press.
"I think we're maybe a year ahead of ourselves in how it impacts counties," said Sen. Bryan W. Simonaire, Anne Arundel Republican. "And I think we've got enough other sources of revenue that we don't need to be in gambling."