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01:42 min | 1 year ago

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"The delivery process by entering them into the local mail stream as first class mail. The first phase of Allah drop boxes will be delivered next week to all the extra steps that election leaders have been taking during the pandemic have been expensive, including the purchase of ballot drop boxes and protective equipment for poll workers will now the Prince George's County Council is asking for more money from Governor Larry Hogan. Maryland matters reports the counsel is asking the state to pay for more than $3 million in it. Ction costs that have gone over budget. The vice chairman of the state's Board of Elections, has also called on the governor to provide more funding to local governments. After months of remaining largely silent about Republican Kimberly Classic Democratic Congressman Kweisi Mfume, a took to Twitter to say his challenger doesn't know Baltimore doesn't live in the city that she misspelled Baltimore in a widely viewed campaign ad. Baltimore Sun says. The retort comes after classic accused inform a of turning down six debate requests and form a defeated classic in a special election in April for the seat held by the late Elijah Cummings. The election in November will determine who holds that seat in the term that begins in January. A special night in L. A Lakers history is going up for auction. Little ribbons. Heritage Option says it expects a piece of hard wood court autographed by Kobe Bryant after he played his last game to bring in at least half a million dollars. It's an eight by four piece of floor emblazoned with a huge ate one of two numbers Kobe War During his 20 year career with the Lakers. The seller will donate 10% of the proceeds to the Mamba and Mamacita Sports Foundation, a nonprofit youth organization. Bryant found it before he and his 13 year old daughter, Juliana, died in a helicopter crash in Jan..

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01:42 min | 1 year ago

"kweisi mfume" Discussed on WTOP

"Speakers for tonight include former U. N. Ambassador Nikki Haley Donald Trump Jr and his partner, former Fox News host Kimberly Guilfoyle. Maryland Republican congressional candidate is also scheduled to be a speaker for this week's Republican Convention. Kimberly Classic, is scheduled to speak tonight. She's running against Maryland Congressman Kweisi Mfume May in the state's seventh congressional district. Another spark added to a fiery election season and this one is from outer space. Scientists say an asteroid could be headed toward Earth the day before the presidential vote the centre for near Earth Objects. Studies at NASA says the celestial object known as 2018, VP one is expected to come close to us on November. 2nd. NASA says there are three potential impacts. But don't worry about an Armageddon based on different observations. The chance of hitting us is just point for 1%, least, Matteo CBS News. It is the 40th anniversary of Jimmy Carter's doomed mission to rescue American hostages in Iran. Two time Oscar winner Barbara Kopple chronicles the mission in the documentary Desert, One sort of Murphy's law they needed to have six working helicopters, and they didn't helicopter crashed into a C. 1 30. It's a story that needed to be told, Koppel tells of GOP she acquired harrowing photos and audience that's never Seen before. This was a secret mission. This is almost as if you're reliving history. She also landed to sit down interview with Carter himself. He was heartbroken, and he said that when he was very young, his father had died when he heard about what happened here, and that eight then died. He felt the same feelings coming.

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01:53 min | 1 year ago

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"Sixty eight degrees in Alexandria seventy one in Burnsville and seventy two degrees on Capitol Hill seven ten primary elections in Maryland and DC were marked by long lines of a limited number of polling places open during the corona virus pandemic we have team coverage now beginning with WTOP's Mitchell Miller Maryland congressman Kweisi Mfume has defeated a crowded democratic field and is now the odds on favorite to be reelected to the seventh district seat formerly held by the late congressman Elijah Cummings Joe Biden won the Maryland primary along with a slate of other states pushing him closer to clinching the democratic presidential nomination and while many people in Maryland waited in long lines to vote in person the overwhelming number of votes came in through the mail just one example in Howard County more than twenty one thousand voted by mail for Biden compared to just over eight hundred in person I Capitol Hill Mitchell Miller WTOP news indie see former ward two councilmember Jack Evans got just three point eight percent of the vote in his bid to regain his seat Evans resigned in January just before a DC council vote to expel him over ethics violations incumbent Vincent gray and Trayon white are leading their respective races for ward seven and eight I'm tiki only on all DC voters lined up at twenty different voting sites available on primary day I waited about two hours James harden had an advisory neighborhood commissioner from foggy bottom at a weight time similar to others some waited much longer another complication on primary election day in DC was the seven PM curfew while polls were scheduled to be open till late I think the pop culture of the fact that we have a curfew has kept people at home and it sent people home that otherwise would have voted for border selections delayed announcing any results until everybody voted particularly on WTOP news you can see full results from yesterday's elections WTOP.

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"kweisi mfume" Discussed on WMAL 630AM

WMAL 630AM

02:15 min | 1 year ago

"kweisi mfume" Discussed on WMAL 630AM

"And South Dakota I'm only at Francis WMAL news that five oh two good morning I'm Barbara bricks protests continued for a fifth night after largely peaceful demonstrations during the days surrounding Lafayette square across from the White House now closed off with a high chain link fence the vast majority of the protesters who have been out here for the past few days have been entirely peaceful but as you know I want these protests get into the evening hours as they wear on things can change and unfortunately this day did and with violent clashes correspondent elk market said initially put DC police did not enforce the seven PM curfew but that changed when a group of agitators tried to take that chain link fence down with officers firing pepper bullets that follows a day of protests across the larger DC metro area with crowds in Columbia Maryland a team led black lives matter protest in Bethesda as well as a vigil in Alexandria and a twelve hour day of prayer proclaimed in prince George's county by council executive county executive Angelo also Brooks yesterday's election in Maryland in Maryland congressman Kweisi Mfume easily won the democratic nomination for a full term in the U. S. house for the seat once held by Elijah Cummings defeating nearly twenty challengers including Cummings widow Joe Biden wins the democratic presidential primary in Maryland president trump wins the Republican primary checking your money down futures up a hundred and forty points nasdaq futures up twenty four sports NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has announced that all teams will hold training camp out thirteen facilities rather than going to a practice facility so for our red skins that means no practice in Richmond instead training camp will be at Redskins park in Ashburn WMAL news time five oh four UP next driver can weather then it's mornings on the mall on one oh five point nine FM Washington's mall WMAL attorney CPA Joe Cordell for some dads out there the rotavirus pandemic has become a pretext to limit access to their children other dads have been pushed out of key decisions affecting their children's lives if you're one of those dads needing help right.

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01:56 min | 1 year ago

"kweisi mfume" Discussed on WTOP

"Guards men that have been going pro actively into our long term care facilities to be able to try to identify clusters of infections CBS news update I'm Deborah Rodriguez three thirty two a new member of Congress was sworn in to represent Maryland today and his district is facing a lot of challenges during the pandemic WTOP's Mitchell Miller has more from Capitol Hill congressman Kweisi Mfume says he returns to the house during the greatest health crisis of the twenty first century we're also locked in the nation's greatest economic collapse where they are now families and individuals who haven't had a paycheck in weeks as they struggle to buy food and to pay bills the seventh district that information now represents which includes much of the Baltimore area is struggling with those issues and from a represented the district for nearly ten years before leaving to head the N. double ACP he replaces the man who replaced him twenty four years ago his long time friend congressman Elijah Cummings who died last year on Capitol Hill Mitchell Miller WTOP news three thirty three after pulling his name from consideration last year the Senate intelligence committee is holding a hearing on John Ratcliffe nomination for director of national intelligence the Texas congressman backed away from his chance last time because of scrutiny he inflated his resume many lawmakers still have questions about him including his qualifications Virginia democratic Sen Peter mark Warner well I willing to give you the benefit of the doubt during this hearing I don't see what has changed since last summer when the president decided not to proceed with your nomination over concerns about your experience partisanship in past statements that seem to embellish your record today marks the first time lawmakers have been able to question rack cliffs since president trump renominated him earlier this year three thirty four DC.

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AP News

11:24 min | 1 year ago

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"Former N. double ACP had quite easy and for me when's the late representative Elijah Cummings house seat in a special Maryland election the Democrat easily won the seat he once held for 5 terms addressing supporters wearing masks and bhumi says his first order of business something that has devastated is majority black district in Baltimore the corona virus by using the science and the data and most of all common sense this 71 year old has other challenges include food desert's transportation options modernizing schools it's clear to me that people are looking for leadership and they are crying out this evening and every day for real change and improving says he plans to bring that change I'm Julie Walker

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Ex-NAACP leader Kweisi Mfume wins Maryland seat in Congress

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00:41 sec | 1 year ago

Ex-NAACP leader Kweisi Mfume wins Maryland seat in Congress

"Former N. double ACP had quite easy and for me when's the late representative Elijah Cummings house seat in a special Maryland election the Democrat easily won the seat he once held for five terms addressing supporters wearing masks and bhumi says his first order of business something that has devastated is majority black district in Baltimore the corona virus by using the science and the data and most of all common sense this seventy one year old has other challenges include food desert's transportation options modernizing schools it's clear to me that people are looking for leadership and they are crying out this evening and every day for real change and improving says he plans to bring that change I'm Julie Walker

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AP News

09:15 min | 1 year ago

"kweisi mfume" Discussed on AP News

"The Democrat easily won the seat he once held for 5 terms addressing supporters wearing masks and bhumi says his first order of business something that has devastated is majority black district in Baltimore the corona virus by using the science and the data and most of all common sense this 71 year old has other challenges include food desert's transportation options modernizing schools it's clear to me that people are looking for leadership and they are crying out this evening and every day for real change and improving says he plans to bring that change I'm Julie Walker

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Ex-NAACP leader Kweisi Mfume wins Maryland seat in Congress

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00:33 sec | 1 year ago

Ex-NAACP leader Kweisi Mfume wins Maryland seat in Congress

"The Democrat easily won the seat he once held for five terms addressing supporters wearing masks and bhumi says his first order of business something that has devastated is majority black district in Baltimore the corona virus by using the science and the data and most of all common sense this seventy one year old has other challenges include food desert's transportation options modernizing schools it's clear to me that people are looking for leadership and they are crying out this evening and every day for real change and improving says he plans to bring that change I'm Julie Walker

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"kweisi mfume" Discussed on WMAL 630AM

WMAL 630AM

02:29 min | 1 year ago

"kweisi mfume" Discussed on WMAL 630AM

"Here's what's coming up on mornings on the mall coming up we do have breaking news this morning on Tara Reid's allegations in the way the Biden campaign has been quietly trying to respond to them and we also will be joined by birth with lossless and Julia Butler they're the co owners of a hair salon in Georgia there's state opening up going to tell us what it is like to re open their business under this new normal and the changes that they've had to make in order to deal with doing business now under the new normal maybe this is shades of things to come for us hopefully in the future eight o'clock in the morning WMAL FM Woodbridge Washington now more than ever on one oh five point nine FM W. cumulus stations news now WMAL news today good morning everyone I'm John Matthews according to new data released last night by the state health department nursing homes assisted living facilities and group homes account for about half of the current confirmed coronavirus deaths in Maryland four hundred seventy one out of the nine hundred twenty nine deaths so far this is the first such data released by the state and it comes after numerous complaints by family members about the lack of information on the facilities making it difficult to decide how to care for their loved ones advocates warn a lack of transparency allows outbreaks to go undetected and shields facilities that respond poorly to the crisis democratic former congressman Kweisi Mfume is won the special election to succeed the late Elijah Cummings in Maryland seven district he picked up about three quarters of the vote over Republican Kimberly classic in a darkened empty hall improve may offer to sober victory speech on Facebook what ordinarily would have been a great and I'd like to think grand celebration this evening is temperate properly so by the fact that many of our citizens at this hour are struggling and may will run again in November for a full term health officials on Virginia's eastern shore say they're concerned the areas one local hospitals about to be overwhelmed with covert nineteen patients who come from clusters related to a pair of poultry plants in the area one Tyson foods the other Purdue want more than one hundred eighty people tied to the plants have either become ill or come in contact with those who have tested positive the hospital has six intensive care beds and five of them were in use as of yesterday the plan say they're taking precautions.

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01:33 min | 1 year ago

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"Still showers likely sixty two on Friday something for chief meteorologist Doug Kammerer right now we're at fifty degrees and holding outside the WTO P. studios to politics now campaign twenty twenty O. W. T. O. P. over in double ACP leader Kweisi Mfume easily winning a special election for the congressional seat vacated by the late Elijah Cummings ninety percent of the precincts reporting them across Baltimore city Baltimore county Howard County as well he with that simple way has more than seventy percent of the vote of a Republican Kimberly classic it's one fifty on WTOP B. S. news special report results are in and the Ohio presidential primary CBS news projects Joe Biden the winner he adds at least sixty seven delegates to his growing count the primary the first major test of statewide elections via mail during the corona virus pandemic state officials say turnout was a little less than half what it usually is there were reports of confusion but no widespread disruption as there was in Wisconsin voters there were forced to show up in person to cast ballots and violate social distancing guidelines Biden got a thumbs up from Hillary Clinton so I'm thrilled to be here with Joe from my home and she is so during the very crazy scary times that we find ourselves and to support his candidacy he's also been endorsed by Bernie Sanders Elizabeth Warren and former president Obama CBS news special report I'm Deborah Rodriguez WTLV at one fifty one Wednesday morning.

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Former NAACP leader Kweisi Mfume wins special election for Maryland congressional seat of the late Elijah Cummings

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00:22 sec | 1 year ago

Former NAACP leader Kweisi Mfume wins special election for Maryland congressional seat of the late Elijah Cummings

"Duffy new tonight in Maryland politics meet your new control congressman elects former N. double ACP leader Kweisi informing easily winning a special election for the congressional seat vacated by the late Elijah Cummings with almost ninety percent of precincts reporting across Baltimore city Baltimore county and Howard County and boom a has more than seventy percent of the vote over Republican Kimberly

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02:52 min | 1 year ago

"kweisi mfume" Discussed on Liberty Talk FM

"In the top five in the country now with specifics on how to re open California governor Gavin Newsom says the state is still in phase one phase two will mean retail stores can offer curbside pickup the manufacturing can resume parks and other public spaces will re open and he says this will happen in weeks not months protests won't drive our decision making a political pressure will not drive our decision making the science the data public health will drive our decision making some also floated the possibility of schools starting back up as soon as July the head of California's department of public health noted hospital and ICU admissions have held steady for several days now Jessica Rosenthal fox news York has been the epicenter of the virus in the U. S. with over two hundred ninety five thousand cases in nearly twenty three thousand deaths governor Andrew Cuomo always being cautious to re open we want to do it without it affecting more people for the hospital system the governor has said in more rural areas of the state saying homeowners could be relaxed by mid may if numbers of those infected in hospitalized continue to go down China's mainland health commission claims twenty two new coronavirus cases today out for reported six yesterday it claims nearly eighty three thousand people are infected Joe Biden has won the democratic presidential primary in Ohio the first major test of statewide elections on by mail the primary had been delayed due to the outbreak Democrat Kweisi Mfume has won a special election to finish the congressional term of Elijah Cummings we taking the seat that he held for five current before leaving to lead the N. double ACP Maryland opened just three polling stations and sent ballots weeks in advance to encourage voting by mail America is listening to fox news and now the lands of liberty here's how incredible a pastor in Tennessee saw funeral homes marking up the price of caskets as much as six hundred percent and decided to go into business he set up shop selling caskets much cheaper and was immediately successful until the state stop him they said it was illegal for anybody other than licensed funeral directors to sell caskets he was expected to complete two years of training spend thousands of dollars in bomb twenty five bodies and pass the exam he explained that he only wanted to sell caskets not embalmed bodies but to no avail so we challenge the unconstitutional law in court and one he looked through the lens of liberty saw the government making special deals and buried it go to lands of liberty dot org you won't believe what you hear.

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01:58 min | 1 year ago

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"The U. S. with over two hundred ninety five thousand cases in nearly twenty three thousand deaths governor Andrew Cuomo always being cautious to re open but we want to do it without it affecting more people for owning the hospital system the governor has said in more rural areas of the state saying homeowners could be relaxed by mid may if numbers of those infected and hospitalized continue to go down China's mainland health commission claims twenty two new coronavirus cases today out for reported six yesterday it claims nearly eighty three thousand people are infected Joe Biden has won the democratic presidential primary in Ohio the first major test of statewide elections on by mail primary had been delayed due to the outbreak Democrat Kweisi Mfume has won a special election to finish the congressional term of Elijah Cummings we taking the seat that he held for five current before leaving to lead the N. double ACP Maryland opened just three polling stations and sent ballots weeks in advance to encourage voting by mail America is listing the fox news the crow wing county sheriff's office is asking for help finding a missing eleven year old boy who was last seen this morning at his home in Iran to Minnesota I'd say a ring and was last seen wearing blue jeans a tan Carhartt jacket and camo boots his roughly four feet tall and weighs around sixty pounds fifteen new coronavirus deaths were reported in Minnesota today bringing the state's death toll from the disease up to three hundred and one three hundred and sixty five nu kopen nineteen cases were also reported today for total of four thousand one hundred eighty one positive cases statewide so far between March first in this morning forty four people have been charged with violating governor Tim Walz's executive orders aimed at slowing the spread of covert nineteen walls has extended Minnesota stand home order until may fourth although he is expected to announce this week whether it will be extended any further I'm Julia Bertino I heart media no small businesses across.

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02:05 min | 1 year ago

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"In the top five in the country now with specifics on how to re open California governor Gavin Newsom says the state is still in phase one phase two will mean retail stores can offer curbside pickup the manufacturing can resume parks and other public spaces will re open and he says this will happen in weeks not months protests won't drive our decision making a political pressure will not drive our decision making the science the data public health will drive our decision making Newsome also floated the possibility of schools starting back up as soon as July the head of California's department of public health noted hospital and ICU admissions have held steady for several days now Jessica Rosenthal fox news York has been the epicenter of the virus in the U. S. with over two hundred ninety five thousand cases in nearly twenty three thousand deaths governor Andrew Cuomo always being cautious to re open but we want to do it without it affecting more people for a moment the hospital system the governor has said in more rural areas of the state saying homeowners could be relaxed by mid may if numbers of those infected and hospitalized continue to go down China's mainland health commission claims twenty two new coronavirus cases today out for reported six yesterday it claims nearly eighty three thousand people are infected Joe Biden has won the democratic presidential primary in Ohio the first major test of statewide elections on by mail primary had been delayed due to the outbreak Democrat Kweisi Mfume has won a special election to finish the congressional term of Elijah Cummings we taking the seat that he held for five current before leaving to lead the N. double ACP Maryland opened just three polling stations and sent ballots weeks in advance to encourage voting by mail America is listening to fox news.

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02:29 min | 1 year ago

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"Achieve our core principles and objectives in Virginia governor Ralph Northam says after meeting with business leaders he is open to a regional approach for lifting restrictions on businesses as part of the state's covert nineteen recovery plan the blueprint he outlined Friday did not include a regional approach the house and Senate will return next Monday after an extended recess to slow the spread of coronavirus Montgomery County is willing to help low income residents who are not eligible for the federal covert nineteen stimulus checks the county says it'll give residents with incomes less than fifty percent of the federal poverty level who are not getting the government aid one time emergency assistance payment there are more than nine hundred eighty eight thousand reported cases of coronavirus now across the U. S. including nearly thirty seven thousand in DC Maryland and Virginia Maryland is set to try something it's never done conduct election almost entirely by mail ballots for the special election to fill the seat left vacant by the death of Elijah Cummings must be postmarked by today Democrat Kweisi Mfume and Republican Campbell a classic on the ballot this election is serving as a test of how well Maryland can conduct election by mail will be another test in June when Maryland hold this coronavirus delayed presidential primary college semesters are coming to a close remotely but the state of Maryland's public university system is looking ahead at how they might re open in the fall the chancellor of the university system of Maryland is forming a panel to explore ways to reopen all campuses this fall the return to campus advisory board will include university based leaders but a look at factors like academic affairs public health and health care as well as student life just like all colleges across the country the system had to shift to online learning this spring during the pandemic in a statement chancellor Jay Perman says their number one consideration a student and employee safety that will not be compromised Ken Duffy WTOP news Harvard University also looking toward the fall semester university provost says the school will open in the fall but summer all instruction may continue to be online coming up next in money news Wall Street is separate other morning rally BC's biggest hotel is losing millions in bookings I'm Jeff label nine twenty four hi I'm failed owner knew what comes up these are strange times for all of us the question we all face is I think the answer is always you just do everything you can if you place is.

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WTOP

02:50 min | 1 year ago

"kweisi mfume" Discussed on WTOP

"Want you to know the risk is very low parents are skipping kids appointments overly anxious and their little fearful TLC pediatrics and Billy Dr Tony Thompson Chatham's understands coronavirus concern but they are all the elements out here that we are certainly concerned about as pediatricians and health care providers that's why three month old vegans vaccinations are up to date do not want to have any new outbreak of measles or whooping cough mom Jennifer John Pierre of upper Marlboro want to make sure that we are protecting not only our daughter but others as well for seeking WTOP news the pandemic within state homeowners has pushed spring cleaning into high gear in fact there's been so much house cleaning it's put a strain on northern Virginia's waste management systems if you've been spending time cleaning out the basement or attic you're not alone some of the jurisdictions have recorded thirty percent forty percent increases in the overall waste that is sent out Debbie spill your topless senior environmental planner with the northern Virginia regional commission says it's a problem in all communities of northern Virginia it's a huge burden on the waste collection systems regional waste and recycling systems are straining residents are asked to help by keeping put for the time being any piles of spring cleaning waste or recyclables particularly on WTOP news a judge has ruled that a Virginia gun range must be allowed to open to customers despite a statewide executive order requiring nonessential businesses to close because of the corona virus the order issued by a Lynchburg judge says federal and state protections on the right to bear arms outweigh any emergency authority held by governor Ralph Northam to order the gun range closed the ruling narrowly applies to this specific business in this one jurisdiction if the ruling isn't over turn by the Virginia Supreme Court it could lead to other challenges to the governor's emergency order Maryland is set to try something it's never done conducting election almost entirely by mail ballots for the special election to fill the seat left vacant by the death of Elijah Cummings must be postmarked by today Democrat Kweisi Mfume and Republican Kimberly clay sticker on the ballot this election is serving as a test of how well Maryland can conduct an election by mail they'll be another test in June when Maryland hold its coronavirus delayed presidential primary well today officially marks the last day of remote classes for Georgetown University spring semester thanks to her resume acting classes during corona virus students won't soon forget Sarah Marshall I left town for spring break I got an email from the chair of the department asking how ready would you be to move your classes on tourism platforms we did not skip a beat we.

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"kweisi mfume" Discussed on WMAL 630AM

WMAL 630AM

03:21 min | 1 year ago

"kweisi mfume" Discussed on WMAL 630AM

"Well the late Elijah Cummings needed to be replaced in Congress and that process is under way there is a special election for his seat going on April twenty eighth once that's over that person search out the remainder of his term which is through January of next year obviously so that whoever runs needs to run again in November a lot of running going on a lot of being a candidate for that Baltimore congressional seat it would be fun if they actually did run yeah literally ran prove it can you run Democrat Kweisi Mfume winning the democratic primary for the seat and Republican Kimberly clay sick winning the Republican primary for that seat of course my a rocky more Cummings gotta tell wept she did not the with that she is the widow of the late Elijah coming she did not win in the democratic primary so they decided to move on from the comings family at the very least so it's a full may versus clay signet classic you'll remember her name don't remember her name because she is the the woman who checked off all of the drama between the president of the United States and Elijah Cummings in the final months of coming says life because she went on fox news to talk about the disgusting state of Elijah Cummings distracted her is Baltimore District and how outraged she was by what she was seeing she goes on fox the president sees it he tweets about it and everyone accuse trump of being racist of course which was nonsense at the time that he was expressing his concern about Baltimore and Elijah Cummings failure to serve his district while yours can really classic back in July talking about that district there is a crisis at the border but there's also a crisis in Baltimore and I don't think many people realize this but congressman Cummings it represents the most dangerous district in America so I went into the districts to basically ask people if they were scared of trump congressman coming said on a talk show and last Sunday I believe that his constituents were afraid of trump and as I go in and I start talking to people I realize just what the living conditions are for it not just the residents but even the children there and what they've been playing around there's a bit in row homes filled with trash homeless addicts at the needles that they abuse and it's really right next door so the tractor rodents cockroaches you name it but you know to have congressman Cummings talk about the situation at the border is just a it's laughable because the conditions in its own district and a lot of people that he has even been there in awhile are atrocious right one that of course got her interest piqued and then eventually she did run for the seat now she's cleared the latest hurdle she is running to become that districts congressmen come November well the day both yet quiz with whom he has it has a great recognition name recognition as well I think she has an up hill battle but I would I would like to see you know listen if you don't like the conditions you're in then vote for something different yeah yeah and and in the meantime also run if people like Kimberly classical decided you know what it is an up hill battle but I'm gonna try and change Baltimore for the better if in the end even if the least she can do is to convince the next congressman to adopt some of her positions she.

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"kweisi mfume" Discussed on WMAL 630AM

WMAL 630AM

01:57 min | 1 year ago

"kweisi mfume" Discussed on WMAL 630AM

"John Matthews the news sponsored by new look home design president trump and house speaker Pelosi were clearly at odds before during and after his state of the union address as he arrived at the podium the president appeared just number her offer of a handshake and then when talking about healthcare the president through repeated head shakes of disbelief from speaker Pelosi we will always protect patients with pre existing conditions still the trump administration is helping Republican led states in their effort to have all of obamacare ruled unconstitutional and we will always protect your Medicare and we will always protect your social security at the end even before the president walked off hello he ripped the speech and half later telling reporters that was the courteous way to show her displeasure Bob Costantini the White House Michigan governor Gretchen Witmer deliver the democratic response and reminded America that the president has been impeached no one should be above the law it's not what those senators say tomorrow it's about what they do the Senate will vote in the president's impeachment trial at around four this afternoon you can watch the proceedings live at WMAL dot com Democrat Kweisi Mfume and Republican Kimberly clay sick we have one special primaries for the Maryland congressional seat that was hailed by the late Elijah Cummings they will face off in April and both will also run in primary elections on the same day to run for a full term I would Democrats released more results from their presidential caucus overnight but it does not change the scoreboard he put a judge has a slight lead over Bernie Sanders with Elizabeth Warren Joe Biden in AB club which are bringing up the rear checking your money the Dow opens at twenty eight eight oh eight the nasdaq at ninety four sixty eight in sports sponsored by all state Alex batch gin scores a hat trick in the final six minutes to leave the camps over the kings forty two college hoops number nine Maryland holds on to beat Rucker's Georgia tech over Virginia Tech up next traffic.

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"A bird's-eye view of it is extraordinary presidents local staring straight ahead basking in the applause when the speaker of the house took a compared text of the president's remarks in our hands the name page after page is starting the president's words CBS is John Dickerson with more drama from just before the speech started not only the president not shake the speaker's hand she did not say the traditional words it's my high privilege and distinct honor to introduce the president we saw there that he was an absolutely split evening the division in America is was out there for all to see CBS news special report on that Piper eleven thirty two tonight's state of the union address happen just ahead of tomorrow's final vote on whether to convict or acquit president trump on articles of impeachment WTOP is Mitchel Miller has more from Capitol Hill senator spoke about the articles of impeachment on the floor of the Senate right up to a few hours before the state of the union address Maryland democratic senator Chris van Hollen says he'll vote to convict the president and he rejects arguments that money withheld from Ukraine was ultimately released make no mistake the fact that he got caught before his scheme succeeded is no defense Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says Democrats don't like the president and they'll go to extremes to force him out of office we think this president is a bull in a China shop so we're gonna drive a bulldozer through the China shop to get rid of among those planning to vote to acquit is main Susan Collins who was one of only two Republicans to vote for witnesses in the trial on Capitol Hill Mitchell Miller WTOP news Democrat Kweisi Mfume and Republican Kimberly clay sick of one special primaries for the Maryland congressional seat that was held by the late Elijah Cummings the winners prevailing over a crowded field today prince George's county has a new fire chief tonight Tiffany green has become the first woman to lead the department our Dick you Leon says greens historic appointment is the culmination of a firefighting career that began twenty five years ago as a volunteer in oxen hill to figuring just solemnly swear raising her right hand the mom and wife to a fire fighter has made history what the constitution and then actually confirmed by the county council fire chief green spoke of lessons learned growing up in prince George's county my family taught me perseverance faith and service and she singled out for thanks her daughter Taylor it is my goal to live a life that you will forever be proud of and to inspire you to be anything you want to be under fire fighting husband now you're still the greatest firefighter I know green is also the first black woman to have the fire department and at forty four the youngest named fire chief in county history take you only on WTOP.