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Friday, August 25, 2006


I love to get your tips and submissions -- send them to: on_background at yahoo dot com. Also, please share other Maryland politics links.

I got two tips from Prince George’s County recently without attribution or details, so we’re not going to publish the visuals, but one was a video attack ad aimed at Jack Johnson (County Exec) on crime and other matters, the other was a shot at Bill Ashkinazi (candidate for Senate in D15), or a supporter whose car has oodles of stickers on it, for parking in a handicapped spot. Also, we recently were sent a link to a site attacking Ike Leggett, and information about the personal donations and outside support of D18 delegate candidates Jeff Waldstreicher and Dan Farrington, but we don't want to get too much into the muck now do we?

The one image we do want to share is a Youtube video correcting some of Gov. Ehrlich's statements: