Maryland Politics

LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 17: Chris Matthews (L) and Kathleen Matthews speak during The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Los Angeles Gala at the Ritz Carlton/JW Marriott on March 17, 2012 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Former Marriott Executive Matthews Running For Congress

Kathleen Matthews, a former Marriott executive and local news anchor, has announced she is running for Maryland’s 8th District congressional seat.

06/03/2015

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Rep. Edwards To Hold Discussion On Student Loan Debt

Maryland Rep. Donna Edwards is hosting a roundtable discussion on student loan debt.

05/18/2015

Lt. Gov. Boy Rutherford takes his oath of office inside the Maryland State capitol.

Regional Summit On Heroin Abuse Focuses On Western Md.

Maryland Lt. Gov. Boyd Rutherford is bringing a task force on heroin abuse to western Maryland.

05/18/2015

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Md. Budget Passed Amid Disagreement With Governor, Lawmakers

Budget crisis averted. Powerful political leaders went head-to-head over funding for the state for hours. The General Assembly has passed a final budget.

04/13/2015

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Md. Higher Education Appointee Doesn’t Get Confirmation Vote

Gov. Larry Hogan’s appointee to head the Maryland Higher Education Commission hasn’t been confirmed by a Senate panel, which has held its last scheduled meeting this legislative session.

03/31/2015

Bob Ehrlich

Ehrlich Considers Running In 2016 Presidential Race

Another Marylander may have his hat in the presidential ring. Pat Warren reports on how former Governor Bob Ehrlich is testing the White House waters.

12/01/2014

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Md. House Speaker Makes Leadership Appointments

Maryland House Speaker Michael Busch is announcing new leadership appointments.

11/19/2014

Larry Hogan

Gov.-elect Hogan Meets With House Speaker Busch

Republican Gov.-elect Larry Hogan has met with House Speaker Michael Busch to talk about working together.

11/13/2014

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BLOG: Md. Gubernatorial Debate Wrap-Up

Two candidates for Maryland’s governor’s race spent Tuesday in WJZ-TV’s studios for a taping of the first gubernatorial debate, which later aired on WJZ and online.

10/07/2014

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Former Md. Governor To Visit New Hampshire

Former Maryland governor Robert Ehrlich Jr. is scheduled to be at events in New Hampshire this month.

09/06/2014

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No Upsets Expected In Md. Congressional Primaries

Maryland’s eight members of Congress are expected to ward off lesser-known challengers following a sleepy primary season for the candidates in the heavily Democratic state.

06/23/2014

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Politics Slowing Down Harbor Point Project

Baltimore City’s plan to make the most of its waterfront gets a little more complicated.

11/04/2013

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