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Could New City Council President Brandon Scott Be Baltimore’s Next Mayor?

Former Rawlings-Blake staffer just bulked up his resume for 2020 bid.

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Hogan Pitches Moderate, Anti-Trump Approach at Second Inauguration

Republican governor invokes former President George H.W. Bush, former Sen. John McCain, and his father in address.

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Four Takeaways From Maryland Midterm Election

Hogan is easily reelected, but no Republican coattails in the state.

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Ben Jealous Rallies With Dave Chappelle and Rosario Dawson In Gwynn Oak Park

Democratic gubernatorial challenger continues push in upset bid.

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Everything You Need to Know About Tomorrow’s Election

We’ve compiled an election day cheat sheet to make your trip to the polls a little easier.

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Marylanders, Today is Your Last Chance to Same-Day Register and Early Vote

Election Day is Nov. 6, but Thursday is the final day to register for this year’s election.

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One-Hundred Black Men in Baltimore Offer Their “Take on America” Tonight

First episode in a new OZY Media Town Hall series focused on race in the U.S. airs this evening.

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Hogan Ahead 18 points in New Poll 10 Days Before Early Voting Begins

President Trump’s numbers are up by five points in Maryland.

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Maryland Officials React to Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s Confirmation to Supreme Court

Kavanaugh was confirmed to the Supreme Court amid sexual misconduct claims.

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Ben Jealous Fared Well in Debate, But Will It Make a Difference?

Democratic challenger scores some points, but Gov. Larry Hogan holds a big leads in polls.

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Likable Larry

Improbably, Larry Hogan is the second-most-popular governor in the country. But is he good for Baltimore?

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Governor Larry Hogan Tops Ben Jealous by 22 Points in New Poll

More than half of likely voters say they support the incumbent Republican governor.

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New Poll Shows 23 Percent of Marylanders Approve of President Trump

Goucher Poll shows strong support for $15 minimum wage, Medicare for All, recreational marijuana, and Gov. Hogan.

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More than 2,000 Marylanders Died from Opioid-Related Overdoses in 2017

New report shows epidemic has not slowed in first quarter of 2018.

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Eight Key Takeaways from Maryland's Primary Election

Ben Jealous will challenge Gov. Larry Hogan and race for Baltimore County executive still undecided.

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Today is the Last Day to Register for the June Primaries

Jealous jumps past Baker in Democratic race for governor; Hogan's approval rating remains high in latest poll.

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Primary Colors

Our handy guide to all of the candidates running for Governor of Maryland.

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NAACP Convention Kicks Off, Trump Declines Invitation

Founded in 1909, the nation’s largest civil rights organization returns its annual convention to Baltimore.

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Former NAACP President Ben Jealous Runs for Maryland Governor

Civil Rights activist throws his hat in the ring for the 2018 candidacy.

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​Bernie Sanders Rallies Baltimore Voters

Vermont Senator draws big crowd to "political revolution" at Royal Farms Arena.

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