| Jun 9, 2015
| 6:00 PM
Ask Rep. Elijah E. Cummings how he views his role in helping Baltimore to heal from the April riots and the Democrat offers the kind of response that has become his trademark.
"I see my role as being all up in it," he says confidently.
But ask whether...
| May 20, 2015
| 1:43 PM
Members of Maryland's congressional delegation met at the White House on Wednesday to discuss ways the Obama administration can continue to address the recent unrest in Baltimore following the death of Freddie Gray.
Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski, who...
| Jun 5, 2015
| 6:16 PM
A crucial labor pipeline for Maryland seafood businesses reopened Friday when the Department of Homeland Security promised as many as 6,000 more visas for foreign workers.
Seafood processors and watermen on the Eastern Shore rely on the H-2B visa program...
| Jun 1, 2015
| 1:34 PM
Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski has called for an investigation into the Army’s mistaken shipment of live anthrax to laboratories across the country, including Aberdeen Proving Ground.
The samples were sent by an Army bio-defense organization at Dugway...
| May 23, 2015
| 2:02 PM
I posed a question to Barbara Mikulski: Does Maryland's long-serving senator, a Democrat and former social worker, regret playing a key role 20 years ago in killing the federal Moving To Opportunity project, given new research that shows Baltimore's...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 6:03 AM
Elected officials in Maryland generally remained mum about Hillary Clinton's campaign announcement, with the exception of Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski.
The Democrat, who co-chaired Clinton’s Maryland presidential campaign in 2008, has long said she...
| May 18, 2015
| 6:11 AM
The message Friday was resurgence.
Anne Arundel and other Maryland Democrats came together Friday at the Jefferson-Jackson Dinner to celebrate Sen. Barbara Mikulski, D-Md., who is retiring at the end of her term in 2016. And while celebrating a...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 3:15 PM
WASHINGTON -- Rep. Chris Van Hollen, the Montgomery County Democrat running for Senate in Maryland, announced endorsements of five Frederick County officials on Thursday, representing the latest in a series of leaders in the state who are lining up behind...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 8:40 AM
Heather R. Mizeur, who ran a spirited insurgent race for the Democratic nomination for governor last year, said Wednesday that she will not be a candidate for the U.S. Senate in 2016.
Mizeur also told The Baltimore Sun she had never considered a run for...
| May 7, 2015
| 8:03 PM
U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch plans to launch a full-scale civil rights investigation into use of force by Baltimore police officers, according to sources with knowledge of the matter.
The decision came as local officials pressed for the...
| May 7, 2015
| 9:55 PM
U.S. Atty. Gen. Loretta Lynch plans to launch a full-scale civil rights investigation into use of force by Baltimore police officers, according to sources with knowledge of the matter.
The decision came as local officials pressed the Department of...