Senator

iran nuclear deal

Hundreds Rally Against Proposed Iran Nuclear Deal

A proposed nuclear deal with Iran is still causing major controversy in Maryland. Hundreds rally against the agreement with Senator Ben Cardin under intense pressure to choose a position.

08/19/2015

ben cardin

Md. Sen. Ben Cardin A Key Target In Battle Over Iran Nuclear Deal

The battle over a nuclear deal with Iran is turning into one of the most expensive Congress has ever seen.

08/13/2015

ben cardin

Md. Lawmaker Focus Of Major Media Campaign On Iran Nuclear Deal

National groups are mounting an aggressive ad war in the state for and against the agreement. That’s because Senator Ben Cardin will play a pivotal role in whether the deal lives or dies.

08/04/2015

senator barbara mikulski

Candidates Racking Up Support In Campaigns To Replace Sen. Mikulski

Marylanders will put a new face in the U.S. Senate in the 2016 election year. Barbara Mikulski’s pending retirement means a race with no incumbent.

07/30/2015

(Credit: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

Carper Reintroduces Bill To Make D.C. Nation’s 51st State

Sen. Tom Carper of Delaware has reintroduced a bill that would transform the District of Columbia into the nation’s 51st state.

06/25/2015

credit:donnaedwards.house.gov

Rep. Donna Edwards Endorsed By 7 Local Officials

Rep. Donna Edwards has been endorsed by seven members of the Prince George’s County Council in her bid to replace retiring Sen. Barbara Mikulski.

04/15/2015

wjzlogo

Descendants Of Nevada Senator Join Debate Over D.C. Fountain

The debate is heating up over the name of a Washington, D.C. fountain built in honor of an early-20th-century U.S. senator from Nevada who had white supremacist beliefs.

02/18/2015

Naval Academy

Appropriations Bill Includes $120M For Naval Academy Center

Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski says the omnibus spending bill passed by Congress includes $120 million to build a cybersecurity center at the U.S. Naval Academy.

12/18/2014

senate

Md. Senate President Announces Leadership Posts

Maryland Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller has named Sen. Robert Zirkin to chair the Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee.

12/03/2014

alan gross

2 U.S. Senators Return From Cuba Without Imprisoned Md. Man Alan Gross

Empty handed. Two U.S. senators who traveled to Cuba are extremely disappointed they’re returning without Maryland’s Alan Gross.

11/12/2014

sen. barbara mikulski

Sen. Mikulski Promotes Student Loan Bill

U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski is visiting a community college in Cumberland to promote her ideas for making higher education more affordable.

10/15/2014

(Photo by Lawrence Lucier/Getty Images)

Md. State Senator Must Drop Hershey-Bar-Like Signs

A federal judge says a political candidate whose last name is Hershey must stop using campaign materials that mimic the look of the famous chocolate bar.

07/22/2014

more