| May 31, 2014
| 11:42 AM
When it comes to media spending, Democrats Anthony G. Brown and Douglas F. Gansler are like distance runners intent on keeping their rival close. The two most visible candidates in the primary for governor each spent more than $2 million on television and...
| May 12, 2014
| 3:58 PM
Two of the three Democratic candidates for governor told community development advocates Monday that they would reopen the debate over the just-passed boost in Maryland's minimum wage to accelerate the increase.
Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler and...
| May 21, 2014
| 9:58 PM
The state Democratic Party’s annual gala was no place for campaign speeches on Wednesday night.
That might seem odd to casual observers. After all, a big primary election is a month away, and the vast ballroom at Martin’s Camelot in Prince...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 11:01 AM
The next governor of Maryland has big shoes to fill. He or she will follow an administration that has made Maryland a model for effective, progressive governance. One of the candidates running for the position, Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown, has served as the...
| May 22, 2014
| 4:40 PM
Under the marble columns of Baltimore's downtown courthouse Thursday, Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler joined about three dozen court staff protesting the working conditions inside.
Workers at the century-old courthouse have been complaining...
| May 23, 2014
| 5:30 PM
Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown's campaign for governor has produced television ads to date providing autobiographical information and policy proposals – nothing that could be construed as "negative."
A new mailing to voters adopts a different tone,...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 8:02 AM
A 60-second radio spot by Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler criticizes Maryland's online health insurance exchange — and by extension Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown, his rival in the Democratic campaign for governor.
What the ad says: The ad begins...
| May 6, 2014
| 6:45 AM
While the rest of the citizens in the Free State will have the opportunity to watch the first televised gubernatorial debate among Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown, Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler and Del. Heather Mizeur, I will have to be content watching...
| May 6, 2014
| 6:28 AM
The state's teachers union blasted Democrat Douglas F. Gansler Tuesday morning about his new ads in the governor's race that call for "skill over seniority" in the classroom.
In Gansler's 30-second spot about education that began airing in Baltimore...
| May 7, 2014
| 12:23 PM
In advance of tonight's serious debate about big issues in the race for governor, here are two amusing - intentionally or not - contributions to the political discourse this week, courtesy of Douglas F. Gansler's campaign.
On Wednesday, his campaign...
| May 7, 2014
| 8:09 PM
At least one issue appeared to unite three Democratic candidates for Maryland governor on Wednesday night during the first of two televised debates before the June 24 primary election.
Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown, Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler and...