| 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...
| Apr 27, 2015
| 4:17 AM
Nearly 80 percent of the political cash Rep. Donna F. Edwards raised for her Senate campaign in March came from out-of-state donors, according to an analysis of recently filed campaign finance reports.
Of the $260,000 in donations itemized on her...
| May 3, 2015
| 12:55 PM
The two Democratic candidates running for Senate in Maryland came out swinging in their first formal exchange on Sunday, debating each other's commitment to Social Security, effectiveness in office and electability in next year's general election.
| May 11, 2015
| 9:01 AM
Former Lt. Gov. Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, who was considering a run for the U.S. Senate seat left open by the retirement of Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski, has decided instead to endorse Rep. Chris Van Hollen for the position and co-chair his campaign....
| May 7, 2015
| 7:25 PM
The Carroll County Democratic Central Committee's annual Jefferson Jackson Dinner will be held May 14 at Martin's Westminster, 505 Jermor Lane, Westminster. The event starts with social hour at 6:30 p.m., followed by dinner at 7:30 p.m.
| May 3, 2015
| 10:04 AM
Rep. Chris Van Hollen, the Montgomery County Democrat who is running for Senate, picked up the endorsement Sunday of former state Democratic party chairwoman Yvette Lewis.
Lewis, a former teacher who lives in Prince George's County, also will chair...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 2:17 PM
Rep. Donna F. Edwards is facing criticism from Maryland's Jewish community for votes she has taken on Israel during her tenure in the House — positions that some believe will limit her support from an important constituency in her bid for the...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 7:00 AM
Recently, we heard that five members of Maryland's Congressional Delegation committed to stand with working families and vote no on pending fast track trade authority legislation ("Give Obama 'fast track' authority," April 17). The decision by Reps....
| Apr 16, 2015
| 5:53 PM
A proposal to give the president greater authority to negotiate international trade agreements has become a rare point of contention among the Democrats in Maryland's nascent Senate race, with Rep. Donna F. Edwards accusing her opponent of trying to...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 1:38 PM
Rep. Chris Van Hollen, a Montgomery County Democrat who is running for the Senate, said Tuesday he will oppose legislation to give the president greater authority to negotiate international trade agreements -- an issue that has split Democrats on...