The embattled mayor of the nation’s capital sought a second term Tuesday, with many voters weighing praise for his performance in office against a federal investigation of his 2010 campaign that has cloaked the incumbent in scandal.
Montgomery County officials estimate that the county’s 2010 Democratic primary might have cost as much as $9.6 million if a proposed public campaign financing system was in place.
Republican gubernatorial candidate David Craig and running mate Jeannie Haddaway are facing fines for a fundraising violation.
Republican Larry Hogan says Maryland needs to change the state’s reputation as unfriendly to business.
Harford County Executive David Craig is announcing a major tax cut proposal as part of his campaign for the Republican nomination in the governor’s race in Maryland.
Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown has opened campaign offices in Prince George’s and Howard counties.
District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray pressed ahead Tuesday with his re-election bid but acknowledged he took a political hit from allegations that he led a “shadow campaign” with a convicted donor nicknamed “Uncle Earl.”
Democrat Heather Mizeur has released a plan to reduce crime as part of her primary campaign for governor.
Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown and his running mate, Ken Ulman, reported $7 million cash on hand in the Maryland governor’s race Wednesday night. Attorney General Doug Gansler and his running mate, Del. Jolene Ivey, reported $6.3 million.
Maryland Republican candidates for governor don’t have much money so far for their campaigns.
Calling his campaign of four years ago an “embarrassment,” District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray nevertheless made a forceful case Saturday that he’s earned the opportunity to serve another term.
Frederick County officials are launching a coordinated effort to fight drug abuse.