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Maryland Looms Large on DNC’s First Day
By: CNS Staff - 26 July 2016 - 0 Comments

By JENNA HECKER Capital News Service PHILADELPHIA – Maryland officials figured heavily in the convention’s opening day, with speeches by House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer, Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Baltimore, Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, and [...]

Bernie Sanders Delegates from Maryland Come to Terms with Hillary Clinton as Candidate
By: CNS Staff - 25 July 2016 - 0 Comments

By HANNAH KLARNER Capital News Service PHILADELPHIA — Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders’ supporters in the Maryland delegation at the Democratic National Convention are following his lead in endorsing presumptive nominee Hillary Clinton, even in [...]

Bernie Sanders’ Maryland Democratic Delegates Cheer Removal of DNC Chair
By: CNS Staff - 25 July 2016 - 0 Comments

By MAGGIE GOTTLIEB Capital News Service PHILADELPHIA — Bernie Sanders’ Maryland delegates cheered the removal of Debbie Wasserman Schultz as chair of the Democratic party following leaked emails that show the party working to [...]

Maryland Leaders Take DNC Stage, Call for Party Unity on Tumultuous Day
By: CNS Staff - 25 July 2016 - 0 Comments

By TERESA LO Capital News Service PHILADELPHIA – Three prominent Marylanders — former NAACP President and CEO Ben Jealous, Rep. Elijah Cummings, and House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer — each preached party unity as [...]

Rehabbing Nation’s Infrastructure Could Unite Candidates’ Divergent Economic Plans
By: CNS Staff - 23 July 2016 - 0 Comments

By HANNAH KLARNER Capital News Service COLLEGE PARK – With big differences in economic policy separating the presidential candidates, leaving voters to sift through the speeches at the back-to-back political nominating conventions this month, [...]

Top Maryland Republicans Say GOP Convention About More than Trump
By: CNS Staff - 22 July 2016 - 0 Comments

By MICHELLE CHAVEZ, ANN PARANGOT and AMANDA ENGEL Capital News Service COLLEGE PARK – Two of Maryland’s top Republican politicians reflect on this week’s convention. Former Gov. Bob Ehrlich and Former Lt. Gov. Michael [...]

Maryland Democratic Convention Delegates Praise Clinton Choice of Kaine as VP, Even if Some Wanted Someone Else
By: CNS Staff - 22 July 2016 - 0 Comments

By JESS NOCERA, MAGGIE GOTTLIEB and JENNA HECKER Capital News Service COLLEGE PARK – Maryland’s delegates to the Democratic National Convention praised Hillary Clinton’s decision Friday to select Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., as her [...]

Hot Button Immigration Issue Sizzles on as GOP Convention Ends, Democratic Convention Convenes
By: CNS Staff - 22 July 2016 - 0 Comments

By Julie Gallagher and Josh Magness Capital News Service CLEVELAND — Build a bridge. Build a wall. Democrats and Republicans have two very different visions of how to deal with the thousands of foreign [...]