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May 14, 2015 | Aline Barros

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Governor Will Not Release Additional Money to Fully Fund Education (VIDEO)

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan will allocate $68 million dollars into the pension fund, and he will not fully fund education in the state of Maryland. Hogan said he was elected to “provide the fiscal discipline that Maryland taxpayers expect” on a news conference in Annapolis on May 14. “Here are the facts,” Hogan said adding […]

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January 12, 2015 | Krista Brick

Leventhal Talks Pepco, the State Budget and Silver Spring Transit Center at News Briefing (VIDEO)

Montgomery County Council President George Leventhal held a briefing on Monday where he discussed the Large County Caucus, the Pepco merger and the vote on the Silver Spring Transit Center. Watch the full news conference here.

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May 5, 2014 | Sonya Burke

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Council President Rice Meets with Media on May 5

Montgomery County Council President Craig Rice will meet with members of the media on Monday, May 5, to discuss key items that will be facing the County Council and its respective committees in the near future. At the briefing, he will provide an update on Council committee recommendations regarding County Executive Isiah Leggett’s proposed Fiscal […]

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March 9, 2014 | Staff Writer

Council President Craig Rice Meets with Media on March 10

Montgomery County Council President Craig Rice will meet with members of the media on March 10, to discuss key items that will be facing the County Council and its respective committees in the near future. Among the issues Rice is expected to talk about is the possibility of the Maryland General Assembly providing additional funding […]

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February 23, 2014 | Staff Writer

Council President Rice to Brief Media Feb. 24

Montgomery County Council President Craig Rice will meet with members of the media on Monday, Feb. 24, to discuss key items that will be facing the County Council and its respective committees in the near future. Among the issues he will talk about are the Council’s priorities during the ongoing Maryland General Assembly session. Members […]

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February 3, 2014 | Staff Writer

Council President Rice News Conference (Photos & Video)

UPDATED Montgomery County Council President Craig Rice met with members of the media on Feb. 3 to discuss key items facing the County Council and its respective committees in the near future. This was his third meeting with the media since he became Council President. There were a variety of topics addressed at the meeting […]

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December 9, 2013 | Sonya Burke

Council President Press Conference (Video & Photos)

Montgomery County Council President Craig Rice met with the media on Dec. 9 to discuss his goals and objectives for the year ahead. During the nearly 20-minute briefing he stressed his top priorities for small businesses and the agricultural community. He talked about “growing” farming and said he has been in talks with Montgomery County […]

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December 8, 2013 | Staff Writer

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Council President Rice Schedules Dec. 9 Media Update

Montgomery County Council President Craig Rice, who was unanimously elected by his fellow Councilmembers on Dec. 3 to head the Council for the next year, will meet with members of the media on Monday, Dec. 9, to discuss key items that will be facing the County Council and its respective committees in the near future. […]

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March 18, 2013 | Sonya Burke

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Council President News Conference (Video)

Montgomery County Council President Nancy Navarro met with the media on March 18. Navarro provided briefings on a variety of topics, including the county executive’s recommended budget, Wheaton revitalization and redevelopment, the Silver Spring Transit Center, an Office of Legislative Oversight (OLO) report on the academic achievement gap, several bills (MOE and Lockheed Martin) in […]

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February 11, 2013 | Staff Writer

Council President Press Conference (Photos & Video)

Montgomery County Council President Nancy Navarro met with the media on Feb. 11 for her weekly press briefing. Among the topics Navarro addressed were poverty in the county, the SNAP the silence challenge, the need for transportation funding dollars, the smoking bill, artificial turf, accessory apartments, Glenmont sector plan and more.

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