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Welcome to Beltway Bulletin

Government and the media were not made to get along. They have opposite goals. Journalists report the facts, aiming for transparency at all times while attempting to not push a certain agenda or bias. The government has an agenda: to pass laws that often go against public opinion. These two goals set the stage for the Beltway Bulletin. Ed Klauber, a former executive at CBS, … Continue reading Welcome to Beltway Bulletin

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Protesters in Annapolis call for governor to speak up against Trump

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Hundreds of demonstrators gathered on Lawyer’s Mall near the governor’s home in Annapolis Saturday to call on Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) to stand against President Donald Trump and denounce the travel ban of seven majority Muslim countries and other policies of the Trump administration. Protesters marched around Lawyer’s Mall as they chanted “Tell me what democracy looks like, This is what … Continue reading Protesters in Annapolis call for governor to speak up against Trump

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Washington, DC at risk of losing sanctuary city status

Washington, D.C. is a Sanctuary City but may not be for much longer. President Donald Trump has threatened to pull funding from sanctuary cities, repeatedly saying he would end sanctuary cities. He signed an executive order in January restricting funding to sanctuary jurisdictions. https://www.c-span.org/video/standalone/?c4637597 A sanctuary city is a place in the U.S. or Canada where illegal immigrants are protected from being prosecuted for breaking … Continue reading Washington, DC at risk of losing sanctuary city status