A Democratic primary race between two well-funded candidates propelled Maryland to the sixth-highest amount of spending on political television ads in state races in the 2014 election cycle through Sept. 8, according to a state-by-state survey by the Center for Public Integrity.
Maryland Democrats and Republicans were equally unenthusiastic about voting in June’s primary, a fact that has the gubernatorial campaigns of Democratic Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown and Republican Larry Hogan focusing on boosting turnout in November.
Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley is scheduled to make his third trip this year to New Hampshire as he mulls running for president in 2016.
Major upset. City State’s Attorney Gregg Bernstein loses his bid for re-election to a former prosecutor, who, at one time, briefly worked for Bernstein.
Some incumbents from both parties in the Maryland General Assembly lost primary races amid low voter turnout.
Maryland’s eight members of Congress were nominated to serve new terms after facing mostly little-known and poorly funded challengers in Tuesday’s primary.
Maryland goes to the polls. The Democrats dominate in sheer numbers of voters statewide, but because this is the Primary Election, all that means is the candidates for governor get to divvy up a bigger pie.
Down to the wire. Republican candidates hoping to snag the governor’s seat are making their final push as voters get ready to cast their ballots.
Only a day away. A campaign that started in June of last year ends Tuesday when voters choose candidates in the 2014 primary election.
Down to the wire. Maryland’s political candidates hoping to snag the governor’s seat are driving their message home, as voters get ready to cast their vote at the polls in just two days.
Candidates in Maryland’s primary election hit the ground running.
The Maryland State Board of Elections is reporting a record-high turnout of early voters in the state’s primary election.