Headlines from HJM: January 31, 2020

Baltimore opts to delay Clean Air Act implementation

Publisher Name : Daily Record
Baltimore will hold off on implementing its Clean Air Act emissions mandates until a federal judge rules on pending motions in a lawsuit challenging the ordinance.
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Legislator pushes for bill that would arm Baltimore City schools resource officers

Publisher Name : WBAL TV
As of now, it is against the law for Baltimore City School police officers to carry their weapons on campus, but legislators outside the beltway are leading the charge to fully arm school cops.
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Mfume for the 7th Congressional DIstrict

Publisher Name : The Afro Newspaper
Afro endorses Mfume for the 7th Congressional District
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Company planning drug treatment facility gave Ryan Dorsey $42,000

Publisher Name : Baltimore Brew
Residents say they should have been told earlier about the facility. Despite company officials’ contributions, Dorsey said, “I promised them nothing.”
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Who's overseeing Md.'s cannabis industry? How the state built a board without local experts.

Publisher Name : Baltimore Business Journal
Maryland did not have a legal cannabis industry until 2016. So, the state had to pull professionals from other industries.
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Pimlico: a pivotal opportunity for Northwest Baltimore | COMMENTARY

Publisher Name : Baltimore Sun
The General Assembly will take up legislation this session that represents a pivotal moment for the future of Northwest Baltimore.
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Really? There’s an election Tuesday? 7th District voters to make their choice to finish Elijah Cummings’ term

Publisher Name : Baltimore Sun
What if they held a special primary election and many voters weren’t quite sure when it was, who exactly was running or whether they even lived in the district?
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Maryland lawmakers override 5 vetoes by the governor

Publisher Name : Daily Record
Democrats in the House and Senate Thursday voted to override vetoes of a number of bills
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Dueling Maryland Sports Betting Bills Get First Look Today

Publisher Name : Legal Sports Report
We could find out which Maryland sports betting bill is preferred in the Senate after the two bills get their first hearings today.
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How the Veto Override Votes Went Down in the House and Senate

Publisher Name : Maryland Matters
Democrats overrode a handful of vetoes from Republican Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. on Thursday
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Only in Maryland? Hogan Taps Bernie Sanders Fan for Legislative Seat

Publisher Name : Maryland Matters
As some lawmakers seek to change the way legislative vacancies are filled in Maryland, take a minute to appreciate the irony of the current state law for filling vacant legislative seats
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