The town of Mounty Airy is preparing to switch from paper ballots to electronic voting machines for the first time.
Candidates in Maryland’s 6th Congressional District focused their last-minute campaigning mainly on Montgomery and Frederick counties Tuesday as voters went to the polls to choose their parties’ nominees.
Maryland’s primary election is just weeks away, on April 3. On top of Republicans selecting their nominee for president, US Senator Ben Cardin is trying to hold on to his seat.
Montgomery County is looking for people to serve as election judges at polling sites for the presidential elections in April and November.
The Maryland Senate is expected this week to debate and vote on a measure to legalize gay marriage as supporters prepare to resist amendments that they say could kill the measure.
The same-sex marriage bill passed by the House last week gets it first vote of approval in the Senate on Tuesday. A committee vote sends the measure to the floor of the Senate.
The D.C. Council has taken the first step toward repealing online gambling.
Getting out the vote. That’s the goal of a new nationwide and local push by the Baltimore NAACP.
Gov. Martin O’Malley says he will be weighing public comments to a proposed legislative redistricting map for the Maryland General Assembly, but he isn’t expecting to make many changes.
Maryland Senator Ben Cardin is proposing penalties for political campaigns that try to deceive voters.
Baltimore is expected to host the Green Party’s 2012 presidential nomination convention.
Polls opened at 7 a.m. Tuesday in Baltimore’s General Election. City residents are deciding on their leadership for the next four years.