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By David Keene
Conference showed that the values Reagan cherished still endure
Topic - State House
Poetry lovers are invited to hear 12 student finalists from around the state in New Hampshire's "Poetry Out Loud" competition.
Students, faculty and staff from public colleges and universities across Massachusetts will talk one-on-one with state lawmakers about higher education funding at the 2014 Advocacy Day.
The state is accepting nominations for an award that recognizes outstanding volunteer efforts on behalf of senior citizens in New Hampshire.
Maine clinicians and the Maine Medical Association are calling on lawmakers to support a bill to expand Medicaid coverage under the federal health care law.
Abortion opponents gathered Saturday to protest the U.S. Supreme Court decision that created a constitutional right to abortions.
A special legislative panel investigating an apparent political payback scheme involving Gov. Chris Christie's aides issued 20 new subpoenas Thursday, and he made his first trip since the scandal broke to pledge he won't be distracted from the job of rebuilding from Superstorm Sandy.
At this point, no one knows how much soup or how many vitamin supplements Maryland lawmakers will need. But the Annapolis Organic Market will be prepared.
The pink running shoes Texas State Sen. Wendy Davis wore during her filibuster against the late-term abortion ban quickly became a powerful symbol of the pro-choice movement.
A national movement to grant more teens the right to vote scored its first victory this week with the passage of legislation in Takoma Park, to lower the voting age in municipal elections to 16. But momentum continued Wednesday as advocates in Massachusetts spoke at the State House in favor of allowing 17-year-olds to vote.
The Rhode Island state Senate passed a gay-marriage bill Wednesday evening, bringing the state closer to becoming the 10th in the nation to recognize gay nuptials.
First lady Michelle Obama visited the Naval Academy and the State House in Annapolis Wednesday to bring national attention to a Maryland law aimed at helping veterans gain professional credentials.
Hundreds of gun-rights supporters who gathered Wednesday in Annapolis are now lined up to testify against a proposal by Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley that would ban assault weapons and require residents to obtain a license before purchasing handguns.
Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley on Friday announced an Aug. 9 special session to discuss a proposed casino at National Harbor and allowing table games across the state.
The Court of Appeals of Maryland's opinion last month declaring pit bulls and pit bull mixes "inherently dangerous" has canine advocates and some state legislators furious.
One of the rituals of summer is the arrival of big-budget blockbuster films to your local neighborhood multiplex. Sequels are a huge source of revenue for Hollywood. Unfortunately, they are a big moneymaker for Maryland's ruling political establishment in Annapolis as well.