Monthly Archives: February 2013

Has O’Malley been corrupted?

I come back to Governor Martin O’Malley who is widely praised this year but well, has some problems. I wrote about this back in 2011 on Sunshine Politics where I noted the following: “In 2011, Governor Martin O’Malley of Maryland proposed a … Continue reading

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The Democrats are for the working class, right?

I’ve written in the past about the Republicans and ALEC (that has state GOP legislators on a nationwide scale) behind the effort to give Maryland corporations a tax break. Americans have said in polls that they trust the Democrats more … Continue reading

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Power at the Local Level: Growth Coalition Theory

I thought that it would be good to post Domhoff’s theory here so people could read it and decide for themselves. I may look and see if this theory applies to Baltimore and other cities as well. by G. William … Continue reading

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Guns and the goddamn second amendment

I’d say that DelMarva Progressive is right about this one. There is nothing in the Constitution that justifies overthrowing the government. Harris must have forgot that such justification is in the Declaration of Independence. This “right” is clearly defined. This … Continue reading

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Letter to the Editor: A Counterpoint on Guns

Here’s an op-ed y’all might to read. I put in The Point News. Say what you think. I stand with the 20 Percent. I read Jacob Taylor’s recent opinion piece in The Point News titled “Gun Control: Rights and Regulations” … Continue reading

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ALEC is at it again!

This was also posted on DelMarva Progressive. They changed it around a bit and this is the revised version as well there were some spelling errors in the original one. Oops! I just realized something horrifying. Remember the campaign I … Continue reading

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Steve’s News from Annapolis

Here’s an email newsletter from Steve Lafferty I thought I’d share. Special interests are advocacy groups in general but are usually a way to criticize but not use the word “corporation” or “business entity.” —–Original Message—– From: lafferty@delegatelafferty.com Sent: Mon, … Continue reading

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