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The American Civil Liberties Union of Maryland filed a federal lawsuit against President Donald J. Trump on Monday in an effort to halt his administration’s ban on transgender individuals serving in the military.
Congressional Democrats from Maryland are asking for thousands of pages of documents to review the business practices of the apartment rental company owned by Jared Kushner, son-in-law and senior adviser to President Donald Trump.
U.S. Rep. Anthony Brown said Thursday that President Donald Trump's response to events in Charlottesville shows he is "unfit for office" and called on Republicans in Congress "to take meaningful action to rein in this administration."
For Paula Neira, joining the military felt like a calling.
She graduated from the Naval Academy with distinction in 1985, and served in Operation Desert Storm. She had hoped to spend decades fighting for her country.
But Neira resigned her commission in 1991 after realizing “there was no way to continue to serve and live authentically.”
Legislation introduced by three D.C.-area lawmakers Wednesday would create an interagency working group to assist federal employees who are victims of data breaches or other cyber mischief.
Maryland Rep. Anthony Brown said President Trump’s decision on transgender troops marked a “a dark day for our Armed Forces and our nation.”
And Rep. Anthony G. Brown (Md.), a retired Army Reserve colonel, called it a “a dark day for our Armed Forces and our nation.”
One of the most consequential bills on the House of Representatives calendar each year, the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), got a thorough hearing over three days last week before ultimately passing 344-81 on Friday.
Another local congressman is trying another approach to convince his colleagues to give some federal employees more money in fiscal 2018.