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Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker speaks at a news conference on Friday, July 27, 2012 in Annapolis, Md. Baker says he believes county residents will support a casino in the county, as Gov. Martin O’Malley called for a special session in August to take up gambling expansion. From the right in front are; House Speaker Michael Busch, Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, Gov. Martin O’Malley, Baker and Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller. (Associated Press)