Convention Wrap-UpWritten by Rushern L. Baker, III on September 18, 2012, 10:53AM
Friends, The convention is over, and the folks who gathered in Charlotte from all over the country last week have made their way home. But I know the energy we felt--and that Democrats across this nation felt as they watched our president speak--is still alive. I have seen it in all of the emails, tweets and messages you have sent in response to our convention emails. And I saw it in the volunteers who came out with me recently to knock on doors in Virginia, one of the most important swing states ... read more>>
Fired Up on the First Day!Written by Rushern L. Baker, III on September 6, 2012, 9:25AM
Did you see Michelle Obama last night?
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Day One: Our ConventionWritten by Rushern Baker on September 4, 2012, 3:55PM
Today I leave for the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina to represent Prince George's County as a delegate for President Barack Obama. I couldn't be more excited.
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Vision. Focus. ResultsWritten by Rushern L. Baker, III on March 28, 2012, 6:33PM
The Fiscal Year 2013 Budget I proposed this month did something remarkable: it closed a $126 million gap while moving us closer to our vision for Prince George's County. It was the fruit of a lot of hard work, and I want to thank all of you who got involved, whether by attending public meetings, sending letters, emailing, Tweeting or posting on ... read more>>
Gaming in Prince George's: An Opportunity to Make the County a High-End Travel and Entertainment DestinationWritten by County Executive Baker on February 22, 2012, 8:36PM
Recently I announced that, subject to voter approval, I would support the expansion of gaming into Prince George’s County at a high-end destination style resort and hotel located at National Harbor. Understandably, you may have a number of questions about this proposal. Therefore, I wanted to reach out to you personally to explain how I have arrived at this decision.
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Summer has arrived: What's next for Team Baker?Written by Rushern L. Baker III on July 26, 2011, 12:08PM
Summer has arrived in Prince George's County. Kids are home from school, pools are open, neighbors are throwing block parties, and the Bakers are barbequing. I hope you enjoyed our 1st Annual Summer Family BBQ and Picnic last week. It was great to see so many people out celebrating what we've already accomplished together, and talking about what's next on our road from good to great.
The summer has been a busy time for Team Baker. School may be out, but we're making sure that our students are still learning. Maryland's first Middle College program just opened at Prince George's Community College, and the participati... read more>>
Welcome to my new and improved websiteWritten by Rushern L. Baker III on June 16, 2011, 9:22AM
Thank you for checking out my blog. Through this blog, I will periodically share with you my thoughts on different subjects or current events and keep you informed about me and my job as County Executive of Prince George's County.
For my first post, I want to tell you about my new website!
My digital media team has entirely revamped our online presence, and the new face of Team Baker better reflects the forward-thinking, hard-driving mindset of my administration. It is also now easier than ever to stay connected to Team Baker.
Via my new website, you can learn more about my policy positions and initiatives, find out about upc... read more>>
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Friends, The convention ...
Friends, The convention is over, and the folks who gathered in Charlotte from all o ...