Monthly Archives: September 2019

First Citizen Celebration Series Senator Melvin Steinberg (1998)

Senator Melvin Steinberg was Maryland’s Senate President from 1983-1987 and a recipient of the Maryland First Citizen Award in 1998. Although widely known as Maryland’s Lieutenant Governor from 1987-1995, Steinberg saw his political career begin and flourish in the Maryland Senate from 1967-1987. A native of Baltimore City, Steinberg was born in 1933 and attend […]

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First Citizen Celebration Series Senator Fred Malkus (1992)

A member of the Maryland General Assembly for some 48 years, Senator Frederick Malkus was the first recipient of the Maryland First Citizen Award in 1992. The purpose of the award, established by Senator Thomas V. Mike Miller, Jr., was and continues to be to recognize those who have been dedicated and effective participants in […]

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First Citizen Celebration Series Senator Richard Madaleno (2019)

A recipient of the First Citizen Award in 2019, Senator Rich Madaleno left a clear legacy in the Maryland General Assembly. A Montgomery County resident since childhood, Madaleno grew up in Silver Spring and attended Montgomery County Public Schools and then later Georgetown Preparatory School. He’d go on to Syracuse University in New York where […]

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