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Does Annapolis Have the Criminals Backs or Yours?

Over the last couple weeks we have seen an increase in crime in our neighborhoods and as a retired Sergeant from the Baltimore County Police Dept. I am always on the alert to legislation that affects the criminal justice system … Continue reading

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Is the Budget really balanced?

On Wednesday, Governor O’Malley introduced his state budget that targets Maryland’s small businesses and its middle class. This year’s budget comes in at $35.8 billion compared to last year’s $34.8 billion. The Governor claims to have cut over $7 billion … Continue reading

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Governor O’Malley’s Redistricting Plan

Last week Governor O’Malley released his proposed legislative map for 2012 through 2022 and made a few changes to the current 8th district of Maryland. The biggest change to the map was the political exclusion of my seatmate, Delegate Joe … Continue reading

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Welcome to Delegate Cluster’s Blog

Welcome to Delegate Cluster’s Blog. During the upcoming session starting in January, I will be writing updates on the session and on legislation pending in the Maryland House of Delegates. Please follow me here and at johncluster.com to stay informed … Continue reading

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