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Grants announced for environmental education in Baltimore

Aug. 29, 2019 4:45 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore is getting some federal funding for environmental education programs. Rep. John Sarbanes announced Wednesday that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will provide $120,000 to give high school students immersive environmental education opportunities. The Parks & People...

Democrats call for a Senate vote on elections reform package

Aug. 22, 2019 2:08 PM EDT

NORTH PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Democratic congressmen held an event Thursday in Rhode Island to try to pressure Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell into allowing a vote on a comprehensive elections and ethics reform package. Maryland Democratic Rep. John Sarbanes, who is the bill's main...