Tag: Ana Sol Gutierrez
Dueling bills aim to help illegal immigrants or to punish them
by Maryland Reporter | March 12, 2014 | News | 5 |
State lawmakers are considering bills that would decide whether local police should help the federal government detain suspected illegal immigrants for deportation. Two delegates from opposite parties are advocating two completely different approaches to address how extensively local law enforcement agencies should cooperate with a federal program that identifies people for deportation as soon as they are arrested.Read More
House passes O’Malley redistricting plan
by Len Lazarick | October 19, 2011 | General Assembly, News | 2 |
The House of Delegates on Wednesday approved Gov. Martin O’Malley’s congressional redistricting map exactly as he had proposed, despite fierce opposition by Republicans and some minority groups.
The vote was 91-46, with five minority Democratic delegates from the Washington suburbs joining all 41 Republicans voting against itRead More
Minority leaders denounce proposed redistricting maps
by Len Lazarick | October 12, 2011 | General Assembly, News | 9 |
Leaders representing blacks, Hispanics and Asian-Americans on Tuesday denounced a congressional redistricting map released last week by the Governor’s Redistricting Advisory Committee. The group chose Montgomery County as their venue, emphasizing a region in the state that had the highest minority population growth over the last 10 years.Read More
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