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In Maryland the Register of Will is an elected office with candidates declaring political affiliation. There are around 18 such Registers, one for each county I think. The current Montgomery County ...
by Enterik
Comment Count 20 comments on Sat Oct 09, 2010 at 09:46 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
I live in Montgomery County Maryland. Montgomery County is one of the richest counties in the United States with one of the best school system in the nation. Yet the County must cut its budget for ...
by LWelsch
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Mar 17, 2010 at 05:44 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Do not rec this diary, rec the mothership diary instead . Also please do not post images or videos. This is ...
by alpolitics
Comment Count 44 comments on Tue Nov 04, 2008 at 03:31 PM PST with 5 Recommends
This election cycle, there are no just Judges and Board of Education officials to consider but two County Charter Ammendments as well. Qestion A initiated by act of County Council seeks to repeal ...
by Enterik
Comment Count 15 comments on Mon Nov 03, 2008 at 04:18 AM PST with 2 Recommends
It turns out that regrdless of which Montgomery County, Maryland Board of Education district you live in, you can vote for each district and at-large race on the ballot ($18,000 per year salary and ...
by Enterik
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Oct 31, 2008 at 09:12 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Embarassingly, I've just figured out I reside within the county's Board of Education (BoE) district 2 ( map ). The ...
by Enterik
Comment Count 15 comments on Fri Oct 31, 2008 at 04:32 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
In 1966, the state of Maryland created the Court of Special Appeals (the intermediate appellate Court of Appeals for Maryland) to help reduce the expanding caseload of the existing Court of Appeals. ...
by Enterik
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Oct 30, 2008 at 05:18 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
The sixth circuit of Maryland's Circuit Court is comprised of Montgomery and Frederick Counties ( map ). There are two judges which ...
by Enterik
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Oct 29, 2008 at 05:09 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
If you are like me, you've been focussing on the Presidential election and are fully versed in the issues. Now with a little over a week left, if have looked up from my volunteer efforts on behalf ...
by Enterik
Comment Count 15 comments on Mon Oct 27, 2008 at 01:57 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
I don't know about the rest of Maryland but in Montgomery, MD you cannot vote early unless you do so by absentee ballot.
by contessakitty
Comment Count 14 comments on Sat Oct 25, 2008 at 10:07 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Two Pennsylvania Counties, Montgomery and Carbon, have decided to lift their ban prohibiting clothing containing political messages at the polls, a move that will prevent confusion and frustration ...
by Kelly of PA
Comment Count 18 comments on Sat Oct 25, 2008 at 02:25 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Well I've finally taken the time to look into my local ballot. Here's who/what I'll be voting FOR ... PRESIDENT: Barack Obama-Joe Biden HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES: Chris van ...
by Enterik
Comment Count 16 comments on Sat Oct 25, 2008 at 05:22 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
I had a final rush of registrations at my little table at the Silver Spring, MD Metro station as we reached the last day to register to vote in MD, October 14. Almost everyone was grateful that I ...
by MDMAN
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Oct 15, 2008 at 04:03 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
*** This is a reposting of my diary from Friday , which was requested because my photos were not viewable to everyone.
by Kelly of PA
Comment Count 24 comments on Sun Oct 05, 2008 at 12:36 PM PDT with 36 Recommends
Warning: This is a feel good diary. About a month ago, my aunt and I decided to organize an event to get our community involved in the current election cycle. We wanted to help Senator Obama&...
by Kelly of PA
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Sep 30, 2008 at 08:24 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Montgomery County, Maryland, ...
by A Siegel
Comment Count 26 comments on Sun May 04, 2008 at 07:49 AM PDT with 59 Recommends
It's a sad but true observation that many Democrats - likely even many Daily Kos readers - focus so much on state and national races that they don't vote in odd-numbered years. It's also true that, ...
by Conshieguy
Comment Count 5 comments on Sun Sep 16, 2007 at 04:53 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Pennsylvania Republicans may come to regret defeating former Congressman Joe Hoeffel for U.S. Senator by re-electing U.S. Senator Arlen Specter in 2004 for two reasons. First, Specter's iconoclasm ...
by State Rep Mark Cohen Dem PA
Comment Count 17 comments on Sun Sep 09, 2007 at 07:58 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
Some of you may recall the dust-up in my neck of the woods in 2005, when a group of parents stonewalled new sex-ex guidelines in Montgomery County Maryland. They objected to a simple video ...
by Alegre
Comment Count 82 comments on Fri Jan 05, 2007 at 10:32 AM PST with 18 Recommends
by tbrucegodfrey
Comment Count 39 comments on Fri Sep 15, 2006 at 06:42 AM PDT with 13 Recommends