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Is Baltimore City's Strong Mayor System Corrupting? Residents Weigh In" A/V (EN), no transcript
Local media quick to catalyze "the narrative": The Real News Network hosts an informal Q&A session with about two dozen area residents about city charter functions, council hackery, and desirable alterations. Cues political education for run up to 2020.

AP | Acting Baltimore mayor settles in as Pugh slithers out of sight
"Only a conviction can trigger a Baltimore mayor's removal from office, according to City Solicitor Andre Davis* and the state constitution. Baltimore's mayor-friendly City Charter currently provides no options for ousting its executive."
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*compromised Pugh staffer on Board of Estimates, covering no-bid awards

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Behind The Scenes Of A Baltimore Corruption Scandal
should the charter be changed so we have a recall provision?

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.

by Cat on Thu Apr 25th, 2019 at 12:40:49 AM EST
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'For the good of the city': Maryland governor calls on Baltimore mayor to resign after FBI raids
Local reporters have the racket valued at $800K so far.

< pick teeth, suck vigorously >

The dominoes will be falling all summer long ...


Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.

by Cat on Thu Apr 25th, 2019 at 05:04:56 PM EST
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Mayor Pugh not 'lucid' enough to decide on resignation
tears, sippy cup

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Sat Apr 27th, 2019 at 10:04:49 PM EST
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Pugh resigns: "I am sorry for the damage I have caused"
"The statement that was read by her personal attorney, Steven D. Silverman."

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Thu May 2nd, 2019 at 10:58:08 PM EST
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Meanwhile, dominoes shiver ...
City lawyers defend pipeline agreement with BGE (Excelon, subsidiary)
"City Solicitor Andre Davis and a Rec and Parks attorney say they are 'ffended'by criticism by a Leakin Park citizens' group". Get used to it or get out.

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Thu May 2nd, 2019 at 11:01:06 PM EST
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