Friday May 17
The Washington Post
Talking points, to be clear about this, are a list of officially approved statements, circulated within the government so that everyone who might discuss a particular issue publicly are all on the same page.
Wed May 15, 2013
Wall Street Journal
White House Releases Benghazi Emails
Marines at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland last September carry caskets of the remains of the four Americans killed in Benghazi, Libya.
Mon May 13, 2013
IRS Under Fire After Accusations It Has Political Agenda
The IRS may be targeting certain political groups. There's growing outrage over reports that the agency singled out conservative organizations unfairly.
Sat May 11, 2013
The Washington Post
O'Malley officially endorses Brown for Maryland governor
Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley on Saturday touted Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown as his preferred successor, calling the newly announced gubernatorial candidate an "outstandingly effective" leader.
Thu May 09, 2013
LT Gov. Anthony Brown To Run for Governor
No Maryland lieutenant governor has ever been elected governor of the state, but Lt.
CBS's Face the Nation is #1 Sunday Morning Public Affairs Show
CBS News' FACE THE NATION WITH Bob Schieffer is the #1 Sunday morning public affairs show.
Wed May 08, 2013
US Must Move Beyond CISPA for Cybersecurity | Commentary
With the passage of the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act by the House, Congress has taken a very important step to increase the nation's cybersecurity posture.
Tue May 07, 2013
Toilet Activist Files to Run for Maryland Lt. Governor
A Milford Mill man known for political protests involving putting toilets in front of a county government building in Towson has filed as a candidate for Lt.
Israel airstrikes loom over U.S. diplomacy on Syria
Officials said Kerry hopes to change Moscow's thinking on Syria with two new angles: American threats to arm the Syrian rebels and evidence of chemical weapon attacks by the Assad regime.
Mon May 06, 2013
The Baltimore Sun
NSA plans new computing center for cyber threats
A new computing facility at the National Security Agency will help the country better defend against cyber attacks , agency officials and members of Congress said Monday.
Could the Syrian Electronic Army's hacking lead to war?
I don't know a lot about cyber-security . Living in Maryland, I should though. One of my local electeds is Rep.
Benghazi, Syria dominate "Face the Nation"
The Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Libya during the Sept. 11, 2012 attacks on the Consulate in Benghazi told investigators in an interview that he thought the attack was a terrorist strike from the "get go." This statement was included in a series of excerpts from that interview which "Face the Nation" obtained early and exclusively ... (more)
Sun May 05, 2013
The Wall Street Journal
Lawmakers Back Alternatives to Arming Syrian Opposition
Several U.S. lawmakers on Sunday downplayed the idea of offering arms to Syria's rebels, an indication that some in Congress may begin pushing for a different means of American involvement in the escalating civil war there.
The Washington Post
Reported Israeli airstrikes in Syria could accelerate U.S. decision process
Israel's reported airstrikes in Syria - and the threat of a retaliatory strike by the Syrian government - are likely to accelerate decision-making within the United States, where the Obama administration was already moving toward a sharp escalation of U.S. involvement in the two-year-old crisis.
Sunday Shows: Democrats Back Away from Obama on Benghazi, Syria
Democrats on Sunday morning's news shows appeared to back away from President Barack Obama on his administration's response to the Benghazi terror attack and his blurry "red line" on Syria's chemical weapons.
Video: Open: This is Face the Nation, May 5
New details about the U.S. Consulate attack in Benghazi with Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., plus Rep.
Wed May 01, 2013
Science Group Releases Spring Newsletter
The Chesapeake Science & Security Corridor released its spring newsletter Wednesday.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
White House: 'Fundamental concerns' remain over cybersecurity bill
The White House on Tuesday shed more light on its decision to issue a veto threat against a cybersecurity bill that passed the House this month in a response published to a "We the People" petition.
National Review Online
Fluff Stories Conveniently Distract from the Government Failures Around Us
Unless the Syrian rebels figured out some way to fake the presence of Sarin in the bloodstream of some volunteers, the Syrian regime used chemical weapons and crossed the red linea and no one can come up with a way to demonstrate the consequences of crossing that line.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Del. Ron George to Make Bid for Governor's Office
Del. Ron George, an Arnold Republican, Monday said he plans to run for Maryland Governor in 2014.