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U.S. Senate Majority Leader Senator Harry Reid (D-NV) [Photo credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images]

Harry Reid Endorses Van Hollen In Md. Senate Race

Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid enthusiastically endorsed Democratic Rep. Chris Van Hollen Friday for the U.S. Senate, an early attempt by a key Democrat to clear the field and avoid a divisive primary campaign to replace Maryland’s longtime Democratic incumbent Sen. Barbara Mikulski.

03/06/2015

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Md. AG Brian Frosh Endorses Van Hollen For Senate

Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh has endorsed Democratic Rep. Chris Van Hollen for Senate.

03/06/2015

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Md. Senate Votes To Create Alert Program For Hit-And-Runs

The Maryland Senate has voted to create an alert program to find missing drivers in hit-and-run accidents that result in serious injury.

03/05/2015

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House OKs Speed Limit Boost To 70 Mph On Maryland Highways

A push to raise the speed limit from 65 to 70 mph on Maryland highways has cleared another hurdle.

03/05/2015

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Rep. Van Hollen Says He Will Run For Mikulski’s Seat

Democratic Rep. Chris Van Hollen will run for the Senate seat opening up when Sen. Barbara Mikulski retires, the congressman announced Wednesday in an email to supporters.

03/04/2015

Sen. Barbara Mikulski officially announces she won't run for reelection in 2016.

Race To Replace Sen. Barbara Mikulski Wide Open

One day after Maryland’s longest serving senator surprises everyone announcing she won’t run for reelection, the list of candidates who may want to replace her continues to grow.

03/03/2015

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Former Gov. O’Malley Says He Won’t Run For Mikulski’s Seat

Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley says he won’t run for seat of retiring Sen. Barbara Mikulski.

03/03/2015

Md. Senate President Thomas Mike Miller

Md. Senate President Apologizes For Hitler Comment

Maryland Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller apologized Friday to anyone he may have offended for referring to Adolf Hitler while disputing comments by the state’s governor about the number of tax increases passed in recent years.

02/27/2015

Md. Senate President Thomas Mike Miller

Md. Senate President Introduces Stormwater Fee Changes

The state of Maryland wouldn’t impose mandatory fees to clean pollution out of stormwater under a new bill offered Wednesday in the Maryland Senate, but local officials would still have to prove they could pay to meet federal requirements.

02/26/2015

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Maryland Senate President Introduces Stormwater Fee Changes

Maryland’s Senate president has proposed some changes to the state’s stormwater management fees.

02/25/2015

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Md. Senate OKs Speed Limit Boost To 70 On State Highways

The Maryland Senate has voted to raise the speed limit from 65 to 70 mph on state highways.

02/19/2015

Pope Francis (Photo by Osservatore Romano/Getty Images)

Boehner: Pope Francis to address Congress on Sept. 24

Pope Francis will address a joint meeting of Congress on Sept. 24. He’ll be the first Pontiff to do so.

02/05/2015

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