Robert L. Ehrlich Jr.

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  • ** FILE ** This April 1, 2014, file photo shows Attorney General Eric Holder speaking in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

    Holder to overhaul clemency guidelines, possibly freeing thousands of inmates

    In a move that could result in the prison release of hundreds or thousands of low-level drug offenders, the Justice Department said Monday that it will advise President Obama to widen his guidelines for granting clemency.


  • Consultant guilty of conspiracy in robocalls case

    A Republican campaign consultant was convicted Friday of conspiracy for 2010 robocalls that prosecutors said were aimed at keeping black voters from the polls during Maryland's gubernatorial election.


  • Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley (left) and state Comptroller Peter V.R. Franchot (right) are among Maryland politicians who have received large campaign contributions from Jeffrey E. Thompson and his extensive network of businesses and business associates. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

    Thompson's donor tentacles reach into Maryland

    A prolific campaign donor under federal investigation for contributions in D.C. elections is also linked to a quarter-million dollars given to Maryland politicians, including Gov. Martin O'Malley, two likely Democratic candidates for governor in 2014 and two prominent county executives over the past 13 years.


  • The Washington Times

    SCHWARTZ: O'Malley's blind ambition

    For as long as I can remember, and as long as he has held higher office, Democratic Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley has wanted to be president. Every move as mayor of Baltimore, as governor of Maryland and as chairman of the Democratic Governors Association has been calculated to win a Democratic primary in 2016.


  • City State: Morning Roundup

    Maryland gay-marriage debate begins in undecided House; Johnson wants installment plan for his $100K fine; Huguely defense: Love died of suffocation; D.C. police to restore online crime map; Thomas whistle-blower among those vying for his Ward 5 seat; Funeral services today for Alexandria paramedic; Sentencing today for Ehrlich campaign manager.


  • City State: Morning Roundup

    Jack Johnson sentenced today; Ehrlich on stump for book, Romney; Virginia panel hears pregnancy-center cases; D.C. Council undecided about Thomas; FAA chief on leaves after drunken driving arrest; Virginia assembly ambivalent on health exchange; Allen, Kaine to debate Wednesday; Democrats file suit over Bolling's authority.


  • Former Maryland Governor Robert Ehrlich talks about his new book "Turn That Car Around" and fields questions about the political climate during an interview at Johnny's on the Half-Shell in Washington, DC, Friday, December 2, 2011. (Rod Lamkey Jr/ The Washington Times)

    Ehrlich on stump for book and his candidate, Romney

    The noontime crowd was just arriving at Johnny's on the Half Shell, but inside the popular Capitol Hill haunt, former Maryland Gov. Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. already had finished nearly a half-dozen TV and radio spots for his first book and was preparing for a series of afternoon interviews.


  • City State: Morning Roundup

    Democrats have ties to Virginia redistricting suit, despite denial; Community input unlikely to change D.C. online gambling plans; White House shooting suspect deemed mentally competent; Conservative lawmakers win skirmish in so-called 'War or Rural Maryland'; Montgomery County police have possible DNA link in mall carjackings; Opening arguments begin in trial of Ehrlich political aide; D.C. to permanently end arrests for expired tags; Lincoln filming busy on Richmond streets; Richmond Tea Party says audit is retaliation.


  • Former Maryland Gov. Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. says he hopes to become an influential national voice on Republican politics through books, radio and television gigs. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

    Ehrlich book scheduled for December release

    A book by former Maryland Gov. Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. is scheduled for release in December. The book is titled "Turn This Car Around: The Roadmap to Restoring America."


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