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City of Baltimore Hit with $75 Million Budget Shortfall

As the city of Baltimore continues to deal with the aftermath of the tens of millions in damage caused by this summer’s riots, the city has been hit with a $75 million budget shortfall for the next fiscal year, a report says.

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Other Democrat-Run Cities Join Baltimore with Surging Gun Crime

On July 9, Breitbart News reported that gun crime was surging in the Democrat-run cities of Baltimore, Chicago, Milwaukee, New Orleans, and St. Louis. We can now expand that list to include Democrat-run Houston, Philadelphia, and New York City too. According

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Fed Agents Embed with Baltimore Police to Help Quell City’s Growing Violence

This year has been the bloodiest, most violent in Baltimore for a generation with Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and now two chiefs of police struggling for solutions. But now, federal agents are embedding with the Baltimore police department in the hopes of putting an end to the out-of-control violence.

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Gun Crime Soaring in These Democrat-Run Cities

On July 9, USA Today ran a column focused on soaring gun crime in Baltimore, Chicago, Milwaukee, New Orleans, and St. Louis. The common denominator in all five cities?—decades of Democrat mayoral leadership.

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Baltimore Mayor Walks Back ‘Space to Destroy’ Remarks

Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake admitted her “space to destroy” remarks in the midst of rioting in her city were poorly chosen. “You know, I certainly think that it was taken out of context,” Rawlings-Blake said.

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Baltimore Mayor Lifts Curfew

Baltimore’s mayor has lifted a citywide curfew six days after the death of Freddie Gray sparked riots in the city.

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Dayvon Love: Baltimore ‘Shows the Sophistication of White Supremacy’

Dayvon Love co-founder of Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle and member of the Baltimore United Coalition stated “Baltimore just shows the sophistication of white supremacy, and how it operates” on Saturday’s “Melissa Harris-Perry” on MSNBC. Love said, “I think people

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98 Cops Injured in Baltimore Riots

Baltimore police officials said 98 officers have been injured since riots broke out after the funeral of Freddie Gray. Thirteen of the officers had to be placed on medical leave, and 15 were relegated to light duty. Police Capt. Eric Kowalczyk said protesters had fired bricks, bottles, and chunks of cement at officers.

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Watch: Tense Exchange Between Sharpton, Baltimore Mayor and FNC Reporter

Fox News Correspondent Leland Vittert had a tense exchange with Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake (D) and Rev. Al Sharpton on Thursday. Vittert said that he asked Rawlings-Blake about FNC’s report that the mayor gave a “stand down” order. The clip

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Insiders Say Mayor Told Police to Stand Down as Baltimore Burned

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is again under suspicion for having taken a position that allowed rioters to burn her city down without opposition from police. This time, insiders are reporting that the mayor told police to keep hands off the protesters and to stand down in the face of the growing violence.

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Baltimore Councilman Slams Obama and Mayor: ‘Just Call Them N*ggers’

Baltimore City Councilman Carl Stokes (D) criticized President Obama and Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake (D) for referring to rioters in Baltimore as “thugs” saying, “just call them n*ggers” in an interview on Tuesday’s “OutFront” on CNN. When asked if “thugs”

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MD Gov: It Took ‘Quite Some Time’ to Hear From Baltimore Mayor

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan (R) claimed Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake (D) took “quite some time” to get in touch with him regarding the rioting in Baltimore and that he was “glad that she finally” got in contact with them during a

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Baltimore Mayor: Sharpton Is ‘Welcome’ in City

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake (D) stated that Al Sharpton and “anyone who wants to add to the calls for peace in our city” “is welcome” during a press conference on Monday. Rawlings-Blake said, “anyone who wants to add to the