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November 10, 2016 | Staff Writer

Nancy Floreen Says Term Limits Vote Was No Surprise (VIDEO)

In an interview the day after the election, Montgomery County Council President Nancy Floreen said the vote for term limits, limiting county council members and the county executive to three consecutive terms, came as no surprise. County Councilmembers Floreen, Roger Berliner, George Leventhal and Marc Elrich are currently serving their third term on the Council. […]

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September 21, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Judge Greenberg Rules Term Limits Charter Amendment Can Go on Nov. Ballot

In a decision entered today, Judge Robert Greenberg has ruled that the term limits charter amendment petition that was certified by the Montgomery County Board of Elections (BOE) last month can be placed on the Nov. 8th ballot. This decision is good news for local attorney and community activist Robin Ficker, who organized the petition […]

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November 7, 2012 | Staff Writer

Montgomery County Police emblem

County Council Upheld On Police Bargaining

Unofficial Election Results For Question B, Referendum on Law Enacted by Montgomery County Council, Effects Bargaining for Police Employees  For                         210,491                     58.40% Against                 149, 955   […]

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November 6, 2012 | Staff Writer

Roger Berliner

Roger Berliner on Question B (Video)

When asked about Question B at his November 5 press conference, County Council President Roger Berliner provided a history of the issue and explained why it is so important to Montgomery County.

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November 6, 2012 | Staff Writer

Predictions On Question B (Video)

“21 This Week” host, Casey Aiken and his panelists discuss Question B, Police Bargaining. Will the Montgomery County Council’s vote to jettison “effects bargaining” be upheld by the voters?

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October 29, 2012 | Staff Writer

Patrick McNerney at Town Hall Meeting

Police Express Frustration with Question B (Video)

Several Police Officers and Police Union leaders attended Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett’s October 23rd Town Hall Meeting in Olney. The police representatives expressed their frustration with Ballot Question B. Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.

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October 16, 2012 | Staff Writer

Police Bargaining: Question B (Video)

An important initiative on the November ballot is the issue of police collective bargaining rights, Question B. “21 This Week” host, Casey Aiken asks guests Ida Ruben and Jim Shalleck why, in “union friendly” Montgomery County, is this such a hot issue.

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October 2, 2012 | Staff Writer

Police Protest Effects Bargaining

Question B: Effects Bargaining for Police Employees (Video)

Question B, Referendum on Law Enacted by Montgomery County Council, Effects Bargaining for Police Employees. The Montgomery County League of Women Voters and MyMCMedia present this description of Question B moderated by host Don Mooers. Alicia McLeod, of the League of Women Voters speaks in support of Question B while Diane Hibino, also of the […]

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September 26, 2012 | Staff Writer

Protestors to the Effects Bargaining ballot question

Both Parties Support Repeal of Effects Bargaining

The Montgomery County Republican Party this week unanimously voted to urge a vote “FOR” Question B. A vote FOR Question B supports the County law, passed unanimously by the County Council, which eliminates “effects bargaining” that gave Police Union leaders the power to demand that the Police Chief bargain everything about running the Montgomery County […]

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September 24, 2012 | Staff Writer

Berliner on Police Bargaining (Video)

Montgomery County Council President Roger Berliner met with the media at 10 a.m. on Sept. 24 for his weekly press conference. Berliner was pleased the County Democratic Party supports the Council on repealing effects bargaining.

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