Candidate For Md. Governor To Use Public Campaign FinancingState Sen. Richard Madaleno says he will use public campaign financing in his bid for the Democratic nomination in the Maryland governor's race.
Transgender Candidate To Challenge Gay SenatorA transgender candidate has announced she will run against an openly gay state senator in Montgomery County in the Democratic primary.
College Park Students Protest Doomsday Budget Cuts To Higher Education Millions of dollars in budget cuts are looming. Now students are pleading for Governor Martin O'Malley to call a special session to deal with the crisis.
Gay Legislators Having Impact In Marriage Debates Of America's 7,382 state legislators, only 85 are openly gay or lesbian. They are, however, playing an outsized and often impassioned role when the agenda turns to recognizing same-sex couples with civil unions or full marriage rights.