By Patrick McGrady Special to The Dagger What is redistricting? Every ten years, according to the US Constitution (Article 1, Section 2), every State in the Union must reallocate House of Representatives district lines according to the decennial Census. Each State has the right to determine how to draw their district lines, but they must […]
From Harford County government: (Bel Air, MD) – – The U. S. Census for 2010 is currently underway, and Harford County Executive David R. Craig is urging all residents of Harford County to complete a 2010 Census questionnaire if they have not already done so. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, approximately 72% of Harford […]
From Harford County government: (Bel Air, MD) – – Harford County Executive David R. Craig, joined by members of the Harford County Council and the Harford County Census 2010 Complete Count Committee, today announced the start of “U.S. Census 2010 – Harford Counts”. The “U.S. Census 2010 – Harford Counts” campaign is coordinated by the […]
From Harford County government: Harford County Executive David R. Craig, joined by members of the Harford County Council, and federal officials will kick-off “United States Census 2010 – Harford Counts”, at a press conference Monday, March 8, 2010. The press conference will be held at the Harford County Government Administration Building located at 220 South […]
The following letter was provided by H. LeRoy Whiteley, Jr.: January 20, 2010 Mr. Michael Steele, Chairman Republican National Committee 301 First Street SE PO Box 96994 Washington, DC. 20003 Dear Mr. Steele SHAME on you and the deceptive practice you are perpetuating?? We just received a plain white envelope from you which through the […]
By Jane Howe Every ten years, by law of the U.S. Constitution, the National Census counts every person in every state. Governor Martin O’Malley says, “The 2010 Census is coming and we must ensure that every Marylander in every neighborhood, community, village, town, city and county in our State is counted on Census Day: April […]
MD State Senator Nancy Jacobs (R, 34) has asked for an opinion from the Attorney General, Doug Gansler on the upcoming redistricting practice. Jacobs has requested that the Attorney General issue an opinion to determine whether or not legislative districts should be determined per person or per citizen.