First on CNN: Perry to tour gun facility near Washington
September 17th, 2013
11:56 AM ET
7 months ago

First on CNN: Perry to tour gun facility near Washington

Washington (CNN) – With guns back in the national spotlight after a mass shooting at Washington's Navy Yard, Texas Gov. Rick Perry will tour Maryland's largest gun manufacturer on Wednesday as part of his ongoing effort to lure businesses to his home state.

A Perry aide told CNN that the Republican governor will tour the Beretta USA facility in Accokeek, Maryland, just over the Potomac River from Washington, D.C.
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Filed under: Gun control • Gun rights • Martin O'Malley • Rick Perry
First on CNN: O'Malley to endorse Booker in New Jersey Senate race
June 13th, 2013
08:32 AM ET
10 months ago

First on CNN: O'Malley to endorse Booker in New Jersey Senate race

(CNN) – Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley will endorse Cory Booker in New Jersey's special Senate election on Thursday, Democratic sources told CNN.

O'Malley, a former mayor of Baltimore, plans to cite the Newark mayor's efforts to reduce crime, attract businesses and improve education in his endorsement.
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Filed under: 2016 • Cory Booker • Martin O'Malley • New Jersey • Senate
2013 meet 2016
May 3rd, 2013
05:00 AM ET
12 months ago

2013 meet 2016

Washington (CNN) – The calendar reads May 2013, but in some ways it sure feels a lot closer to 2016.

Friday night Vice President Joe Biden keynotes a Democratic Party dinner in Columbia, South Carolina. Less than two miles away, Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas headlines a Palmetto State Republican Party dinner.
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Filed under: 2016 • Bobby Jindal • Joe Biden • Martin O'Malley • Rand Paul • Rick Santorum • Scott Walker • Ted Cruz
Maryland governor signs death penalty repeal
May 2nd, 2013
02:12 PM ET
12 months ago

Maryland governor signs death penalty repeal

(CNN) - Maryland's governor signed a bill Thursday repealing the death penalty.

The legislation goes into effect October 1.

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Filed under: Martin O'Malley • Maryland
2016 Watch: O'Malley on the move
April 17th, 2013
07:25 AM ET
12 months ago

2016 Watch: O'Malley on the move

(CNN) – Martin O'Malley's schedule this week will likely spur further speculation the Maryland governor could be gearing up for a presidential run.

The Democrat, whose second term ends in January 2015, spoke on the same stage as Vice President Joe Biden–another potential 2016 candidate–at an opening for the University of Baltimore's new law center Tuesday night.
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Filed under: 2016 • Martin O'Malley
First on CNN: O'Malley takes aim at Haley in South Carolina
March 23rd, 2013
07:00 AM ET
1 year ago

First on CNN: O'Malley takes aim at Haley in South Carolina

(CNN) - Democratic Gov. Martin O'Malley of Maryland will unleash a blistering critique of his Republican counterpart in South Carolina, Nikki Haley, in remarks to a Democratic party conference in Charleston on Saturday.

O'Malley plans to attack Haley, who is up for re-election next year, as "tea party Republican" who cares more about voter ID laws than expanding health care access and education for South Carolinians, according to early excerpts of his speech provided to CNN.

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Filed under: 2016 • Martin O'Malley • Nikki Haley
Breaking: Maryland General Assembly votes to ban death penalty
March 15th, 2013
02:30 PM ET
1 year ago

Breaking: Maryland General Assembly votes to ban death penalty

(CNN) – The Maryland General Assembly voted Friday to ban the death penalty. The vote was 82 for and 56 against.

The bill now goes to Gov. Martin O'Malley's desk.


Filed under: Martin O'Malley • Maryland
2016 watch: O'Malley to stop in South Carolina
March 8th, 2013
02:34 PM ET
1 year ago

2016 watch: O'Malley to stop in South Carolina

(CNN) - Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is heading to South Carolina later this month, a move that will likely fuel further speculation that the Democratic governor is considering a White House bid in 2016.

He'll headline a conference for the South Carolina Democratic Party on March 23.
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Filed under: 2016 • Martin O'Malley • Maryland • South Carolina
Maryland’s Gov. O'Malley to push for new gun control
January 14th, 2013
08:55 AM ET
1 year ago

Maryland’s Gov. O'Malley to push for new gun control

(CNN) - Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley plans to announce Monday morning that he'll push for new tough measures to reduce gun violence.

"Later this week we'll be introducing a comprehensive legislative package to prevent gun violence – that addresses guns themselves, but also entails a mental-health and school safety approach," the two-term Democratic governor will say during a speech at a gun control summit being held at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, according to a senior O'Malley adviser.
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Filed under: Gun rights • Martin O'Malley
Democrats select governors association leadership
December 4th, 2012
07:45 PM ET
1 year ago

Democrats select governors association leadership

(CNN) – Democratic governors on Tuesday selected new leadership for the Democratic Governors Association. Gov. Peter Shumlin of Vermont will succeed Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley as chairman of the organization, while O'Malley becomes the group's finance chairman, the DGA announced.

Those selections and others were expected by Democratic insiders. The DGA works to recruit and support Democratic candidates for governor and assists Democratic incumbents running for re-election.
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Filed under: Martin O'Malley • Peter Shumlin
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