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Former Executive Jack Johnson Maintains His Innocence

Former Prince George's County Executive Jack Johnson is facing charges that include eight counts of extortion, bribery and conspiracy. However, Johnson says the corruption charges are untrue.

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Redistricting Commission Hears From N. Va. Residents

In Virginia, the governor's bipartisan redistricting commission is getting closer to issuing its final report before state lawmakers reconvene to begin the process in earnest.

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Power Breakfast: The Nuclear Industry Discussed At Capitol Hill

A Geiger Counter is a device that measures exposure to radiation. Imagine if such a device were able to measure the presence and concentration of nuclear industry lobbyists within, say, a Congressional office building. If there were such a thing - it'd be reading off the charts right now.

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O'Malley Heads To Capitol Hill To Pitch For Funds

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley headed to Capitol Hill to present his federal funding wish list. Transportation funding topped the governor's list.

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Gray's Chief Of Staff Is Out

A hastily-called press conference Wednesday afternoon confirmed what had been swirling throughout the Wilson Building: Gerri Mason Hall, Mayor Vincent Gray's chief of staff, is out. Gray says he requested her resignation.

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Pr. George's County Proposes Budget For Fiscal Year 2012

In Maryland, Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker is proposing a $2.6 billion budget for fiscal year 2012.