Maryland Politics: Congress

Posted at 12:39 PM ET, 04/06/2012

Roscoe Bartlett won with a little help (and cash) from his friends

Roughly a quarter of the cash Roscoe Bartlett has raised this year came from his Hill colleagues.

By Ben Pershing  |  12:39 PM ET, 04/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Congress, Maryland, maryland politics

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 02/17/2012

Payroll tax deal passes despite opposition from Maryland, Virginia lawmakers

A measure to extend the payroll tax holiday was opposed by some D.C. -area lawmakers concerned that it will force some federal employees to contribute more to their pensions.

By Ben Pershing  |  12:55 PM ET, 02/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Payrol tax holiday, Congress, House of Representatives, Senate, Maryland, Virginia