With the Democratic National Convention now history, Maryland delegates look ahead to November’s election and the role the state will play in the selection of the next president.
They are three political women with roots in Maryland. Maryland senior Sen. Barbara Mikulski, former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and former Maryland Lt. Gov. Kathleen Kennedy Townsend look at the impact and role women will play in November’s presidential election.
Maryland delegates for both Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton said they felt optimistic and united coming out of the Democratic National Convention that closed Thursday night.
By TERESA LO Capital News Service PHILADELPHIA – At last week’s Republican National Convention, Maryland’s delegates had prime seats very close the podium. This week in Philadelphia, Maryland’s Democratic delegates are not very close, [...]
By JENNA HECKER and MAGGIE GOTTLIEB Capital News Service PHILADELPHIA—Maryland Sen. Barbara Mikulski, the longest-serving female senator in the U.S. Senate. had the honor of nominating the first Democratic woman candidate for president, Hillary [...]
By MAGGIE GOTTLIEB and JENNA HECKER Capital News Service PHILADELPHIA – Supporters of former democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders staged a walkout Tuesday at the Democratic National Convention immediately after the nomination of [...]
By RACHEL DOOLEY and BO EVANS Capital News Service PHILADELPHIA–Maryland’s delegates to the Democratic convention headed to the Delaware River Tuesday to cool off and enjoy some free time away from the convention floor. [...]
By JESS NOCERA and ANDREA CWIEKA Capital News Service PHILADELPHIA — Maryland Sen. Barbara Mikulski on Tuesday formally nominated Hillary Clinton as the first female presidential candidate of a major party, declaring that the [...]
By ANDREA CWIEKA Capital News Service PHILADELPHIA — Known as a “little general in pearls,” a legendary Maryland lawmaker and just plain “Barb,” the country’s longest-serving female senator, Barbara Mikulski, is attending her last [...]