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O'Malley defeated on gas tax, wind energy

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ANNAPOLIS -- Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley lost two of his biggest legislative battles this year -- his push for a gas tax and a bill to require more investment in wind energy -- and the General Assembly watered down other bills.O'Malley's proposal to add a 6 percent sales tax to the cost of gas never made it out of committee to either the House or Senate for debate. The tax would have added...