Tag: Harriet Tubman
Minority contractor loses bid to build center hono...
By Maryland Reporter | April 30, 2014 | News | 0 |
State Roundup, February 11, 2020
by Cynthia Prairie | February 11, 2020 | State Roundup | 0 |
Sen. Klausmeier proposes bill to ban student sex offends from school campuses; taking Trump administration one step further, Comptroller Franchot bans sale of disposable e-cigarette devices; Gov. Hogan seeks to repeal Busch-sponsored bill requiring state to pay Annapolis at least $750,000 annually; as state seeks to right history, statues of Harriet Tubman, Frederick Douglass installed at State House; Hogan blasts President Trump on Chesapeake Bay program cuts; Sen. Carter says progressive support could help her win Cummings’ seat; and at least 11 take buyouts at Sun Media Group papers.Read More
Minority contractor loses bid to build center honoring minority hero
by Maryland Reporter | April 30, 2014 | News | 0 |
A Dorchester County tourist attraction dedicated to preserving the legacy of Harriet Tubman on the Eastern Shore has drawn ire from a minority group contractor whose bid for the project was turned down. Contractor Gilford Corporation, which is owned by an African-American, found its bid rejected because it failed to meet standards of a federal program designed to assist minority businesses.Read More
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