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Leggett Seeks Applicants for Western Montgomery County Citizens Advisory Board

Leggett Seeks Applicants for Western Montgomery County Citizens Advisory Board

The following information was sent to us by Beth Gochrach:

 

County Executive Isiah Leggett is seeking applicants to fill one vacancy on the Western Montgomery County Citizens Advisory Board for a resident of the City of Rockville.

 

The Maryland Young Republicans & UMD College Republicans To Host Senate Debate

The Maryland Young Republicans & UMD College Republicans To Host Senate Debate

The following information was sent to us by Brian Griffiths:

 

Van Hollen to Welcome Veteran, Advocate as Guest at State of the Union

Van Hollen to Welcome Veteran, Advocate as Guest at State of the Union

 

The following information was sent to us by Bridgett Frey:

 

Governor O'Malley To Lead Trade Mission To India

Governor O'Malley To Lead Trade Mission To India

 

The following information was sent to us by Raquel Guillory:

 

Are You A Weiner, A Whiner, Or A Winner?

Are You A Weiner, A Whiner, Or A Winner?

With more than 14 million Americans currently looking for work, it is definitely a buyer’s market out there.  Companies understandably want to hire the best candidates they can find.  With so many people to choose among, businesses are looking beyond black-and-white credentials such as education and experience to identify prospective employees who bring something more to the table, such as basic common sense. 

In this regard, New York Congressman Anthony Weiner’s recent fall from grace should serve as an object lesson for anyone who has a job...and especially for anyone who is seeking a job. 

County Executive Baker Participates in NACo/White House Summit

 

This story comes to us from Jim Phillips:

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III and fellow county officials from across the country –most holding leadership positions within the National Association of Counties (NACo) –participated in an historic five-hour NACo/White House Summit on May 3 to discuss at length critical issues of concern to county governments and the communities they serve. The highlight of the half-day summit was an appearance and remarks by President Obama and Vice President Biden.