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Governor O’Malley Announces Temporary “Cooling Off” Period in Hopkins / 1199 SEIU Contract Negotiations, June 26th, 2014

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor O’Malley issued the following statement today: “Today I urged 1199 SEIU and the Johns Hopkins Hospital management to take a one week cooling off period. 1199 SEIU has agreed not to strike at this time — I appreciate both sides’ willingness to continue negotiating in good faith.”

Governor Martin O’Malley Hosts Chesapeake Executive Council Meeting, June 16th, 2014

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Martin O’Malley, 2014 chair of the Chesapeake Executive Council, today hosted Bay Program partners in Annapolis for the landmark signing of a new Chesapeake Watershed Agreement.  EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy, Delaware Governor Jack Markell, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe and Washington, D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray were among the program partners who joined Governor O’Malley in committing  Read the Rest…

Biotech Company Cellphire Tapped for $1 Million in InvestMaryland Funding, June 10th, 2014

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Martin O’Malley and The Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development announced today that Cellphire, a Rockville biotechnology company, has received a $1 million investment through the State’s InvestMaryland program. Cellphire is developing stabilized cellular products, including freeze-dried platelets that can be stored for years, for use in a range of  Read the Rest…

Governor O’Malley Issues Statement on President Obama’s Proposal to Reduce Carbon Dioxide Pollution, June 2nd, 2014

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor O’Malley today released the following statement in response to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s announcement of a proposed rule to reduce carbon dioxide pollution from existing power plants: “Climate change is transforming the world in profound ways that continue to evolve. We still have time to become great ancestors, and we  Read the Rest…

Governor O’Malley Kicks off Series of Events Focused on ‘Governing For Results’, June 1st, 2014

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Tomorrow, Governor O’Malley will kick off a series of events called “Governing For Results” to promote the O’Malley-Brown Administration’s 16 strategic goals to move Maryland forward. Tomorrow’s event will focus on the Administration’s goal to reduce violent crime in Maryland by 20 percent by the end of 2018. The Governor will be joined by County Executive  Read the Rest…

Governor O’Malley Issues Statement on the Effort to Repeal the Fairness for All Marylanders Act, June 1st, 2014

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor O’Malley issued the following statement upon learning that an effort to repeal the Fairness For All Marylanders Act failed to gain the signatures needed to petition the issue to referendum in the 2014 elections in November: “We are One Maryland — united in a belief in the dignity of every individual.  Read the Rest…

Senator Mikulski, Governor O’Malley Launch Maryland Cybersecurity Roundtable, May 29th, 2014

ANNAPOLIS, MD – U.S. Senator Barbara Mikulski and Governor Martin O’Malley today launched the Maryland Cybersecurity Roundtable. The Maryland Cybersecurity Roundtable is another step in Maryland officials’ coordinated efforts to foster growth and create jobs by expanding the burgeoning cybersecurity industry in Maryland. “Maryland is the epicenter for cybersecurity,” Senator Mikulski said. “Our elite and indispensable Federal agencies, talented  Read the Rest…

Eight State Alliance Releases Plan to Put 3.3 Million Zero Emission Vehicles on the Road, May 29th, 2014

ANNAPOLIS, MD — Eight states on the East and West Coasts today released a collaborative  action plan to develop the infrastructure, coordinated policies, codes and standards and a consumer market primed to put 3.3 million zero emission vehicles (ZEVs) on the road by 2025. The Multi-State ZEV Action Plan is the first promised milestone for the  Read the Rest…

Governor O’Malley Releases Statement on the Passing of American Author and Poet, Dr. Maya Angelou, May 28th, 2014

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor O’Malley issued the following statement today, upon learning of the passing of legendary literary icon, Dr. Maya Angelou: “Maya Angelou’s poem, “When Great Trees Fall,” ends this way: “And when great souls die, / after a period peace blooms, / slowly and always / irregularly.  Spaces fill / with a kind  Read the Rest…

Governor O’Malley Establishes Commission on Pretrial Reform, May 27th, 2014

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Building on the O’Malley-Brown Administration’s commitment to protecting the public’s safety, Governor O’Malley today issued an executive order creating the Governor’s Commission to Reform Maryland’s Pretrial System (the “Commission”). “Working with community leaders and the brave men and women of law enforcement, we’ve driven down violent crime to 30-year lows” said Governor O’Malley.  Read the Rest…