Federal Election Commission
A congressional staffer apparently erred by working for a Maryland representative while simultaneously being a candidate for the member’s seat.
Gov. Martin O’Malley has set up a political action committee with the Federal Elections Commission.
Sen. Benjamin Cardin says he has raised nearly $700,000 during the fourth quarter of 2011. Cardin, who is running for re-election, announced his fourth-quarter fundraising report on Monday.