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Hogan vetoes six bills, including measures to allow felons to vote and decriminalize pot smoking in public 
The Maryland governor also vetoed a bill to tax online travel services at the same rate as hotels.
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Montgomery, Prince George’s leaders talked about the potential benefits of Maryland's Purple Line rail plan during a final pitch to Gov. Hogan today, but they left costs out of the discussion 
County executives met with Maryland Gov. Hogan on Thursday to push for the light-rail line’s construction.
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Supreme Court strikes Maryland tax law. Is this E-ZPass fee for out-of-staters next?
A state attorney warned this year that courts might consider the extra fee for out-of-state drivers to be illegal.
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Still sharp, Hubble Space Telescope turns 25 with a cloudy future. 
Long in the tooth, the Hubble is doing great science for now. Its fate depends on old hardware and gravity.
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The zombie claim about Navy ship numbers returns to the 2016 campaign trail. 
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House Republicans say IRS should blame itself for rough tax season 
Republicans say the agency's financial problems stem from bad budgeting decisions, employee bonuses, and overspending on administrative costs.
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Gov. Hogan to embark on 12-day Asia trade mission Tues. Find out which heads of state he'll meet, how much it costs.  
The 12-day trip includes meetings with heads of state and business leaders in three countries.
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Gov. Hogan: Price of Purple Line rail project is ‘not acceptable’ 
In interview, Maryland governor says cost of long-planned light-rail project must be “dramatically” reduced.
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McConnell introduces bill to extend NSA surveillance. 
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Homeland Security complains it's too hard to invade your privacy bc of advanced encryption  
The DHS secretary complained that advanced encryption methods have prevented law enforcement from accessing private records.
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Why confidential tips to the government may not be confidential after all 
Government agencies promise confidentiality to tipsters. But experts say that's impossible without encryption.
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  • The Philadelphia Inquirer
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  • Bellevue Reporter (WA)
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  • Bothell-Kenmore Reporter (WA)
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Josh Hicks is a Washington Post reporter covering the federal government. He reported for newspapers in the Detroit and Seattle suburbs before joining the Post as a contributor to Glenn Kessler’s Fact Checker blog in 2011. Josh graduated from Albion College and Stanford. He also lived in New Zealand for eight months working as a commercial fisherman and fruit picker. Follow him on Twitter and Facebook.
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    Journalism
  • Albion College
    English
  • Fordham University
    Freshman year only
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