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Scandal-Weary Voters Boot D.C. Mayor From Office

Reeling from allegations by federal prosecutors that he knew about the dirty tricks that helped him get elected four years ago, District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray tried to rally his base. But his core supporters weren’t nearly enough, as a scandal-weary electorate rallied behind a much-younger challenger who promised honest and ethical leadership.

04/02/2014

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Amid Scandal, Some Seek Alternative To D.C. Mayor

The defining moment of a bizarre election season in the nation’s capital wasn’t provided by Mayor Vincent Gray or any of the seven Democrats trying to unseat him in next week’s primary. Instead, it came from the city’s top prosecutor.

03/27/2014

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Duncan Files Bid For Montgomery County Executive

Former Montgomery County Executive Doug Duncan has filed to run to get his old job back.

02/24/2014

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Robocall Conspirator Julius Henson Files For State Senate Seat

A political consultant who was convicted in a robocall conspiracy in the last Maryland governor’s election filed to run for a Baltimore state Senate seat on Thursday.

02/20/2014

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Md. Candidates Release Campaign Financing Reports

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.

01/16/2014

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Back At It Again: Maryland Legislative Session Begins

The 2014 legislative session is officially underway in Annapolis. Lawmakers will have plenty on their plates to debate this year.

01/08/2014

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State Sen. Jennie Forehand Not Seeking Re-Election

State Sen. Jennie Forehand says she won’t run for re-election.

01/03/2014

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Md. Political Fundraising Issue Going To Court; Suit Focuses On Brown-Ulman Ticket

Supporters of Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler filed a lawsuit on Thursday to stop his opponent’s running mate in the governor’s race from raising money during Maryland’s 90-day legislative session.

12/26/2013

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Republicans Claim Historic Win In Annapolis Mayoral Race

An upset in Annapolis. The city officially has a new mayor — 30-year-old Mike Pantelides. He’s a Republican in a city dominated by Democrats.

11/08/2013

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Frederick’s Mayor McClement Wins Re-Election

Randy McClement has won a second term as Frederick mayor.

11/06/2013

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Teen Savors History-Making Moment To Vote At The Polls

On Tuesday, Ben Miller plans to step into a booth at the Takoma Park Community Center and do something that the country’s other 16-year-olds can’t: cast a vote in an election.

11/05/2013

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Md. Delegate Known For Gay Marriage Reversal Won’t Seek Re-Election

Delegate Sam Arora says he won’t seek a second term next year.

11/04/2013

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