| 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...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 8:03 AM
Rep. Chris Van Hollen's campaign for Senate has hired two veteran political operatives that previously worked for former Gov. Martin O'Malley -- both of whom have deep statewide campaign experience.
Tom Russell, who served as campaign manager for O'...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 8:32 AM
A Baltimore-based union has endorsed Rep. Chris Van Hollen's bid for Senate, becoming the first labor group in the state to weigh into the race.
Teamsters Joint Council No. 62 sent a letter to Van Hollen last week noting the group is "determined to...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 10:15 AM
Carol Moseley Braun, a former Illinois senator who was the first African American female to serve in the chamber, endorsed Rep. Donna F. Edwards on Monday in her bid for Senate.
Edwards, of Prince George's County, would follow Moseley Braun as the...
| Feb 22, 2015
Despite ranking better than the national average, there are sill nearly 1,000 miles of Maryland roads rated as being in poor condition by the American Society of Civil Engineers and almost 400 bridges considered structurally deficient, a situation that...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 5:35 PM
Rep. Chris Van Hollen secured the endorsement of several Montgomery County officials in his campaign for Senate on Monday and dismissed a pair of national liberal groups that are calling for Rep. Donna F. Edwards to enter the race.
Van Hollen, the...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 8:50 AM
Soon after Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski announced Monday she wouldn't seek a sixth term in office, comment began rolling in from across the country.
President Barack Obama
"Senator Mikulski is more than just a legendary senator for the people of Maryland,...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 2:24 AM
WASHINGTON -- In the latest indication he is moving rapidly to head off potential challengers in Maryland's Senate race, Rep. Chris Van Hollen will report raising $1.2 million in the first quarter of this year, his campaign said Wednesday.
| Mar 23, 2015
| 6:11 PM
State Sen. Jamie Raskin of Montgomery County said Monday that he has decided to run for the Democratic nomination for the 8th District congressional seat next year.
Raskin, a Montgomery County Democrat, said he will formally announce his race in April....
| Mar 17, 2015
| 9:00 AM
I know it is still early, but so far only Rep. Chris Van Hollen, a Montgomery County Democrat, and Rep. Donna Edwards, a Democrat from Prince George's County, have announced they plan to run for Maryland's open seat in the U.S. Senate ("Geography will...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 10:48 AM
U.S. Rep. John Delaney, considered a potential candidate to succeed retiring Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski, paid a call on the Maryland General Assembly Thursday but said he remains undecided on whether he will jump into the Democratic primary race.