O'Malley firings criticized as political
Times, 2 Jun 2007 (LoBianco).
ANNAPOLIS -- An unofficial list of state employees dismissed from their jobs or demoted has some lawmakers wondering whether Gov. Martin O'Malley is repeating the same hiring -- and firing -- practices that led Democrats to a 13-month probe of the Ehrlich administration.
More than two dozen state employees were let go or demoted by the state's transportation agencies . . ."