McClement, Young Win Frederick Mayoral PrimariesIncumbent Mayor Randy McClement has won Frederick's Republican primary and Alderwoman Karen Young took the Democratic nomination.
Romney Sweeps More Wins, Promises ‘Better America’Mitt Romney laid claim to a fiercely contested Republican presidential nomination Tuesday night with a fistful of primary triumphs, then urged all who struggle in a shaky U.S. economy to “hold on a little longer, a better America begins tonight.”
Md. Senate Primary Has 2 Crowded FieldsMaryland's Democratic and Republican Senate primaries are crowded this year with eight Democrats hoping to upset a popular and well-funded Democratic incumbent Tuesday. For the GOP, there are 10 candidates hoping to win the nomination, including a former U.S. Secret Service agent and a former Bush administration official.
Incumbent Cardin Likely Victor In Md. Primary RaceExperts say that despite a deep field of candidates, the race to represent Maryland in the U.S. Senate is not very competitive.
Resurgent Rick Santorum Sweeps Alabama, Mississippi PrimariesA resurgent Rick Santorum swept primaries in Alabama and Mississippi Tuesday night, upending the race for the Republican presidential nomination as he sought to push Newt Gingrich toward the sidelines.