Mid Atlantic Daybook

Associated Press Mid Atlantic Daybook for Monday, Apr. 17.

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Monday, Apr. 17 9:30 AM Montgomery County Council Education and Culture Committee meeting

Location: Virtual Event

Weblinks: http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/index.aspx, https://twitter.com/MontgomeryCoMD

Contacts: Sonya Healy, Montgomery County, Sonya.Healy@montgomerycountymd.gov, 1 240 777 7926


Monday, Apr. 17 10:30 AM Bicameral Dems deliver funding for Beloved Community Services Corporation – Democrats Sens. Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen, and Rep. Kweisi Mfume present $1,750,000 in Congressional Funding to Beloved Community Services Corporation for their Juanita Jackson Mitchell Legal Center project

Location: 1239 Druid Hill Ave, 1239 Druid Hill Ave, Baltimore, MD

Weblinks: https://mfume.house.gov/, https://twitter.com/RepKweisiMfume

Contacts: Office of Rep. Kweisi Mfume, MD07press@mail.house.gov; Ryan Lawrence, Office of Rep. Kweisi Mfume, Ryan.Lawrence@mail.house.gov;


Monday, Apr. 17 – Wednesday, Apr. 19 Council on Ionizing Radiation Measurements and Standards Annual Meeting

Location: The Universities at Shady Grove, 9630 Gudelsky Dr, Rockville, MD

Weblinks: http://cirms.org/

Contacts: CIRMS, cirms@CIRMS.org, 1 301 591 8776



Tuesday, Apr. 18 9:30 AM Trial begins for voting machine company’s defamation case against Fox News for election fraud claims – Jury trial begins for defamation lawsuit brought by Dominion Voting Systems against Fox News. Dominion, which produces machines used for voting in U.S. elections, has argued that the network defamed the company when it repeated false accusations from supporters of former President Donald Trump that its machines were responsible for his 2020 presidential election loss. Lawyers for Fox have stated the company’s claims are baseless and that the network was simply reporting on others’ allegations. Dominion is seeking $1.6 billion in damages * Documents released during the course of the legal battle so far have shown that Fox executives and hosts did not believe the fraud claims aired on the network * Before Judge Eric Davis * Case no. N21C-03-257

Location: Leonard L. Williams Justice Center, 500 N King St, Wilmington, DE

Weblinks: http://courts.delaware.gov/index.aspx

Contacts: Delaware Superior Court – Wilmington , 1 302 255 0800



Wednesday, Apr. 19 President Biden discusses plan to ‘reward work, not wealth’ in Maryland – President Joe Biden travels to a union training facility in Accokeek, MD, to deliver remarks on his plan ‘to reward work, not wealth and to grow the economy from the bottom up and middle out, not the top down’

Location: Accokeek, MD

Weblinks: http://www.whitehouse.gov/president, https://twitter.com/POTUS

Contacts: White House, 1 202 456 1111

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