The Maryland Senate has unanimously voted to scrap “Maryland, My Maryland!” as the Old Line State’s official anthem.
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An effort is underway to repeal “Maryland, My Maryland” as the state song.
Maryland lawmakers are weighing whether to strip the song “Maryland, My Maryland” of its status as the official state song. Here are the lyrics.
Maryland Governor Larry Hogan signed the repeal this week, calling “Maryland, My Maryland” “a relic of the Confederacy that is clearly outdated and out of touch.”
Maryland GOP Gov.
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Lawmakers have tried to repeal “Maryland, My Maryland,” which glorifies the Confederacy, for four decades.
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