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The Prince George's County Civic Federation meets on the first Thurs. of each month. They shared this information in preparation for their meeting tonight:

Below are the statewide ballot questions.

Question 1 - Constitutional Amendment – Qualifications for Prince George’s County Orphans’ Court Judges

Question 2 – Constitutional Amendment – Qualifications for Baltimore County Orphans’ Court Judges

Question 3 – Constitutional Amendment – Suspension and Removal of Elected Officials

Question 4 – Referendum Petition – Public Institutions of Higher Education – Tuition Rates

Question 5 – Referendum Petition – Congressional Districting Plan

Question 6 – Referendum Petition - Civil Marriage Protection Act

Question 7 – Gaming Expansion Referendum - Gaming Expansion

To read the ballot language, please click here.

This year, for the first time, you can register to vote and change your address online. Click here to register. 

In addition, the NAACP Prince George's County Chapter is having a school board candidate forum. Here is their announcement:
You are invited to attend a School Board Candidates' Forum sponsored by the following organizations:
NAACP Prince George's County Branch
League of Women Voters, Prince George's County
MarylandCAN, (Campaign for Achievement Now)
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., I.G.O. Chapter
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., Tau Delta Zeta Chapter
Delta Sigma Theta, Prince George's County
Coalition of 100 Black Women
Association for School Administrators & Supervisory Personnel
National Council of Negro Women (NCNW)
The event is scheduled for Tuesday, September 25, 2012, 6:00 p.m. at the Prince George's Community College, Rennie Forum Auditorium.
Candidates will have an opportunity to greet guests and distribute their literature. Please note that no campaign literature will be distributed inside the auditorium where the Forum will be conducted.
The Forum format will be as follows:
Each Candidate will have two (2) minutes for opening and (1) minute for closing statements.
Sixty seconds will be allowed to respond to each question as presented by the Moderator.
The Forum may be videotaped for future broadcasting.
If you have questions for the Candidates, please email them to curtis[dot]valentine[dot]ksg08[at]gmai[dot]com or contact Juanita Miller, Committee Chair @ (301) 825-4002.
Refreshments will be provided from 6:00 - 6:55 p.m. and during the break.

Also check out the latest Prince George's County blogger posts and news here and specific news about the county from many sources at Newsvine.

Our video playlists on YouTube include Prince George's Vital News, Prince George's Education/Youth, Prince George's History and more.



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