Gun maker Beretta USA says its looking to expand its operations out of Maryland after that state enacted stricter gun laws. The Up panel looks at the company’s decision not to come to West Virginia, home of one of the lawmakers pushing universal background check legislation, Sen. Joe Manchin.
Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley pushed to have the death penalty repealed in his state, and he’s also named as a possible presidential candidate in 2016. Steve Kornacki’s panel talks about whether being against the death penalty is becoming good for Democratic party politics.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Maryland became the 18th U.S. state to abolish the death penalty on Thursday when Governor Martin O'Malley signed a bill outlawing capital punishment in the state. Full story
Chris Matthews talks with jess McIntosh from Emily’s List and Democratic strategist Steve McMahon about the new initiative from Emily’s List to put a woman in the White House.
Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley, originally seated in the front row, watches from afar as U.S. President Barack Obama shakes hands after speaking at Ellicot Dredges in Baltimore, Maryland May 17, 2013. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley takes a picture with his smartphone camera at photographers as he awaits the arrival of U.S. President Barack Obama to speak at Ellicott Dredges in Baltimore, Maryland May 17, 2013. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS)
Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley rubs noses with Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama
U.S. first lady Michelle Obama is greeted by Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley on the steps of the State House in Annapolis, Maryland, April 17, 2013. Obama watched later as O'Malley signed the Veterans Full Employment Act of 2013, a bill signing to help troops get the credentials they need to trans