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Candidates Racking Up Support In Campaigns To Replace Sen. Mikulski

Marylanders will put a new face in the U.S. Senate in the 2016 election year. Barbara Mikulski’s pending retirement means a race with no incumbent.



Senator Mikulski’s Departure Will Be End Of An Era

When Senator Barbara Mikulski leaves Congress next year, it’ll be the end of an era. The Baltimore-born trailblazer has served longer in Congress than any other woman in US history.



Ivey Raises More Than $275K In Latest Fundraising Report

Former Prince George’s County State’s Attorney Glenn Ivey is reporting he has raised more than $275,000 in the second quarter in his congressional bid.


WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 17:  A recently-found photograph of escaped slave, abolitionist and Union spy Harriet Tubman that was acquired by the Smithsonian is displayed before a hearing of the House Administration Committee in the Longworth House Office Building on Capitol Hill June 17, 2015 in Washington, DC. Auburn, New York, photographer H. Seymour Squyer made the photograph around 1885. Born into slavery, Tubman used a network of antislavery activists and safe houses known at the Underground Railroad to help lead about 13 missions to rescue about 70 enslaved family and friends.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Mikulski Petitions For Harriet Tubman To Appear On New $10 Bill

A Maryland senator give her two cents about who should appear on the new $10 bill.



New Push To Improve Relations Between Police & The Community

They’re mainly focusing on the lack of communication–not just between police and the community, but between police and the government.



GOP-controlled Hill Panel Backs State Medical Marijuana Laws

The federal government would be unable to block state laws permitting the use of medical marijuana under legislation that has been approved by a Republican-controlled Senate committee.


Sen. Barbara Mikulski officially announces she won't run for reelection in 2016.

Mikulski To Attend White House Meeting On Baltimore Recovery

Maryland Sen. Barbara Mikulski is scheduled to attend a meeting at the White House to discuss helping parts of Baltimore recover from damage due to unrest after the death last month of Freddie Gray.


Rep. Donna Edwards Endorsed By 7 Local Officials

Rep. Donna Edwards has been endorsed by seven members of the Prince George’s County Council in her bid to replace retiring Sen. Barbara Mikulski.


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Baker Endorses Van Hollen For Md. Senate Seat

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker endorsed Rep. Chris Van Hollen for Maryland’s soon-to-be-open U.S Senate seat.


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Van Hollen Flexes Fundraising Muscles In US Senate Bid

Maryland Rep. Chris Van Hollen is flexing his fundraising muscles.



Md. Senate Rivals To Attend Labor Awards Ceremony

Two rivals for an open Senate seat in Maryland are taking some time to schmooze with union leaders.


AP Source: Edwards To Seek Maryland Senate Seat

A Democratic congressional aide says Rep. Donna Edwards has informed House leadership that she plans to run for the Maryland Senate seat left open by longtime Sen. Barbara Mikulski’s retirement.