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Ovetta Wiggins
Reporter for The Washington Post, covering MD politics. Got a story? DM or ovetta.wiggins@washpost.com (Retweets are not necessarily endorsements)
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Fenit Nirappil 4h
D.C. Council meeting where lawmakers are expected to reprimand Jack Evans over the ethics scandal has started. Phil Mendelson has hinted there will be more than just a reprimand. "Stay tuned," he said.
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Erin Cox 19h
The chair of the Maryland Democratic Party on Hogan’s exclusive interview about his political views:
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lori aratani 19h
Jacinda Ardern wins worldwide praise for her empathy in wake of Christchurch shootings -
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Ovetta Wiggins 20h
Replying to @OvettaWashPost
"Focus on the Senate and [it] will take care of you. . I’m going to be here for awhile. My health is fine. I’m pain free. I have a weakness in my legs, so I use a cane. I’m on new medication and everything’s fine. I’m going to do this as long as a I can, until you say no"
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Ovetta Wiggins 20h
Senate President Miller, who is battling stage 4 prostate cancer, told his colleagues: "Anyone of you could do this job. You work hard at it, you study it, you can do this job. And those who want the job, you subjugate your views to the Senate."
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Ovetta Wiggins 21h
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan calls Democratic policies ‘reckless’, ‘pro-criminal’
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Erin Cox 23h
The great on one of the toughest issues in Annapolis: holding child sex abusers accountable, and the delegate whose advocacy involves reliving the horrors of his childhood.
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Erin Cox Mar 18
Baltimore mayor Pugh resigns from board of U.-Md. Medical System
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Amber Ferguson Mar 18
Eighteen years after Sept. 11, , now a Maryland state senator, is facing his first deployment to a war zone. Read his story by w/ video by me
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Ovetta Wiggins Mar 18
Inbox: Baltimore Mayor Pugh steps down from University of Md Medical System board. Resignation comes as state leaders raise questions about the appearance of impropriety involving contracts with the medical system
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Ovetta Wiggins Mar 18
From Annapolis to Kabul: Maryland state senator headed to Afghanistan
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John Wagner Mar 18
‘I haven’t abandoned my principles’: Hogan, pondering challenge to Trump, casts himself as a traditional Republican, via
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mnorton Mar 17
Youngest New Zealand shooting victim was 3-year-old boy who ran toward gunman - The Washington Post
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Ovetta Wiggins Mar 16
Md. bill would make it easier for child sexual abuse victims to sue Catholic Church (via ⁦⁩)
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Ovetta Wiggins Mar 15
The Chesapeake Bay is thriving. Trump’s proposal to slash funding would bring a dramatic backslide, experts say.
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Ovetta Wiggins Mar 15
Maryland hospital system under fire for ‘self dealing’ (w/ ⁦⁩)
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Pamela Wood Mar 15
Replying to @pwoodreporter
More from Miller: Senators would pass bills that the House might not pass. He specifically mentioned the "Clean Energy Jobs Act" that he has been told is "dead in the House." Background:
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Rachel Baye Mar 15
Now the Senate is debating whether to bar minors from using tanning beds.
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Rachel Baye Mar 15
The Senate just passed a bill prohibiting Baltimore City from selling properties to enforce unpaid water and sewage bills.
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Rachel Baye Mar 15
The Senate just gave initial approval to a bill barring medical professionals from performing pelvic or rectal exams on an unconscious patient without consent unless it is medically necessary.
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