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  • Alma Mater Names Public Policy School in Honor of Biden

    Alma Mater Names Public Policy School in Honor of Biden

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 7:39 AM EST2018-12-12 12:39:52 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 8:02 AM EST2018-12-12 13:02:37 GMT
    In this file photo, former Vice President Joe Biden participates in a discussion on bridging political and partisan divides with Ohio Gov. John Kasich at the University of Delaware in Newark, Del., Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) In this file photo, former Vice President Joe Biden participates in a discussion on bridging political and partisan divides with Ohio Gov. John Kasich at the University of Delaware in Newark, Del., Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
    In this file photo, former Vice President Joe Biden participates in a discussion on bridging political and partisan divides with Ohio Gov. John Kasich at the University of Delaware in Newark, Del., Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)In this file photo, former Vice President Joe Biden participates in a discussion on bridging political and partisan divides with Ohio Gov. John Kasich at the University of Delaware in Newark, Del., Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
    The University of Delaware has named its school of public policy in honor of former vice president Joe Biden.More
    The University of Delaware has named its school of public policy in honor of former vice president Joe Biden.More
  • Hogan Highlights Political Moderation at Conference

    Hogan Highlights Political Moderation at Conference

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 1:42 PM EST2018-12-11 18:42:47 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 1:45 PM EST2018-12-11 18:45:59 GMT
    spoke Tuesday at a conference sponsored by the Niskanen Center, a moderate think tank with libertarian principles.  (Photo: Governor Larry Hogan Facebook page)spoke Tuesday at a conference sponsored by the Niskanen Center, a moderate think tank with libertarian principles.  (Photo: Governor Larry Hogan Facebook page)
    spoke Tuesday at a conference sponsored by the Niskanen Center, a moderate think tank with libertarian principles.  (Photo: Governor Larry Hogan Facebook page)spoke Tuesday at a conference sponsored by the Niskanen Center, a moderate think tank with libertarian principles.  (Photo: Governor Larry Hogan Facebook page)
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan says he believes most Americans are sick and tired of divisive politics and want elected officials to work together and compromise to solve the nation's problems.More
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan says he believes most Americans are sick and tired of divisive politics and want elected officials to work together and compromise to solve the nation's problems.      More
  • Trump Says He'll Nominate Barr for Attorney General

    Trump Says He'll Nominate Barr for Attorney General

    Friday, December 7 2018 11:27 AM EST2018-12-07 16:27:11 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:27 AM EST2018-12-07 16:27:11 GMT
    William Barr (Photo: AP)William Barr (Photo: AP)
    William Barr (Photo: AP)William Barr (Photo: AP)
    President Donald Trump said Friday he will nominate William Barr, the late President George H.W. Bush's attorney general, to serve in the same role.More
    President Donald Trump said Friday he will nominate William Barr, the late President George H.W. Bush's attorney general, to serve in the same role.           More
  • Bush Final Farewell Takes on Personal, Distinctly Texas Feel

    Bush Final Farewell Takes on Personal, Distinctly Texas Feel

    Thursday, December 6 2018 1:41 PM EST2018-12-06 18:41:49 GMT
    Thursday, December 6 2018 1:41 PM EST2018-12-06 18:41:49 GMT
    Former President George W. Bush embraces former Secretary of State James Baker, right, after he gave a eulogy during the funeral for former President George H.W. Bush at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018, in Houston. (Photo: AP)Former President George W. Bush embraces former Secretary of State James Baker, right, after he gave a eulogy during the funeral for former President George H.W. Bush at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018, in Houston. (Photo: AP)
    Former President George W. Bush embraces former Secretary of State James Baker, right, after he gave a eulogy during the funeral for former President George H.W. Bush at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018, in Houston. (Photo: AP)Former President George W. Bush embraces former Secretary of State James Baker, right, after he gave a eulogy during the funeral for former President George H.W. Bush at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018, in Houston. (Photo: AP)
    George H.W. Bush's family and friends praised his faith, humility and patience Thursday, as days of national mourning in Washington took on a more personal feel during a final Texas farewell.More
    George H.W. Bush's family and friends praised his faith, humility and patience Thursday, as days of national mourning in Washington took on a more personal feel during a final Texas farewell.           More
  • Bush Saluted With Praise, Humor, Cannons at Capital Farewell

    Ceremonies for Bush Draw Together Presidents, World Envoys

    Wednesday, December 5 2018 8:22 AM EST2018-12-05 13:22:15 GMT
    Wednesday, December 5 2018 2:33 PM EST2018-12-05 19:33:38 GMT
     Visitors pay their respects at the flag-draped casket of former President George H.W. Bush, as he lies in state in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018. (Photo: AP) Visitors pay their respects at the flag-draped casket of former President George H.W. Bush, as he lies in state in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018. (Photo: AP)
    Visitors pay their respects at the flag-draped casket of former President George H.W. Bush, as he lies in state in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018. (Photo: AP)Visitors pay their respects at the flag-draped casket of former President George H.W. Bush, as he lies in state in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018. (Photo: AP)
    George H.W. Bush was celebrated with high praise and loving humor Wednesday as the nation bade farewell to the man who was America's 41st president and the last to fight for the U.S. in wartime.More
    George H.W. Bush was celebrated with high praise and loving humor Wednesday as the nation bade farewell to the man who was America's 41st president and the last to fight for the U.S. in wartime.       More
  • Federal, Md. Courts and Offices Closed Wednesday for National Day of Mourning

    Federal, Md. Courts and Offices Closed Wednesday for National Day of Mourning

    Tuesday, December 4 2018 3:09 PM EST2018-12-04 20:09:25 GMT
    Tuesday, December 4 2018 3:52 PM EST2018-12-04 20:52:23 GMT
    (Photo: MGN Online)(Photo: MGN Online)
    (Photo: MGN Online)(Photo: MGN Online)
    Because of Wednesday's National Day of Mourning in honor of former President George H.W. Bush, all federal offices will be closed and there will be no mail delivery.More
    Because of Wednesday's National Day of Mourning in honor of former President George H.W. Bush, all federal offices will be closed and there will be no mail delivery. More
  • Biden Says he's the Most Qualified Person to be President

    Biden Says he's the Most Qualified Person to be President

    Tuesday, December 4 2018 2:39 PM EST2018-12-04 19:39:41 GMT
    Tuesday, December 4 2018 2:39 PM EST2018-12-04 19:39:41 GMT
    Former vice president Joe Biden pauses during a speech at the UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law 20th Anniversary Gala in Las Vegas on Saturday. (Photo: Yasmina Chavez/AP)Former vice president Joe Biden pauses during a speech at the UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law 20th Anniversary Gala in Las Vegas on Saturday. (Photo: Yasmina Chavez/AP)
    Former vice president Joe Biden pauses during a speech at the UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law 20th Anniversary Gala in Las Vegas on Saturday. (Photo: Yasmina Chavez/AP)Former vice president Joe Biden pauses during a speech at the UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law 20th Anniversary Gala in Las Vegas on Saturday. (Photo: Yasmina Chavez/AP)
    Former Vice President Joe Biden says he believes that he is the most qualified person in the country to be president.More
    Former Vice President Joe Biden says he believes that he is the most qualified person in the country to be president.      More
  • “Mission Complete” for Former President Bush’s Service Dog

    “Mission Complete” for Former President Bush’s Service Dog

    Monday, December 3 2018 7:43 AM EST2018-12-03 12:43:59 GMT
    Monday, December 3 2018 7:55 AM EST2018-12-03 12:55:13 GMT
    President George H.W. Bush’s spokesman posted a photo of the late president’s service dog, Sully, lying in front of a flag-draped casket.President George H.W. Bush’s spokesman posted a photo of the late president’s service dog, Sully, lying in front of a flag-draped casket.
    President George H.W. Bush’s spokesman posted a photo of the late president’s service dog, Sully, lying in front of a flag-draped casket.President George H.W. Bush’s spokesman posted a photo of the late president’s service dog, Sully, lying in front of a flag-draped casket.
    President George H.W. Bush’s spokesman has posted a photo of the late president’s service dog lying in front of a flag-draped casket.More
    President George H.W. Bush’s service dog is honoring the late president with his own tribute in front of Bush’s flag-draped casket.More
  • Delmarva Politicians Remember President George H.W. Bush

    Delmarva Politicians Remember President George H.W. Bush

    Saturday, December 1 2018 6:55 PM EST2018-12-01 23:55:31 GMT
    Monday, December 3 2018 7:32 AM EST2018-12-03 12:32:30 GMT
    In the hours after former President George H.W. Bush's passing, Delmarva's congressional representatives remembered America's 41st president.More
    In the hours after former President George H.W. Bush's passing, Delmarva's congressional representatives remembered America's 41st president.More
  • Goslee Wins Wicomico Board of Ed Seat After Recount

    Goslee Wins Wicomico Board of Ed Seat After Recount

    Friday, November 30 2018 9:32 AM EST2018-11-30 14:32:14 GMT
    Friday, November 30 2018 10:22 AM EST2018-11-30 15:22:17 GMT
    David Goslee Sr. (Photo: David Goslee Sr. for Wicomico County School Board Facebook page)David Goslee Sr. (Photo: David Goslee Sr. for Wicomico County School Board Facebook page)
    David Goslee Sr. (Photo: David Goslee Sr. for Wicomico County School Board Facebook page)David Goslee Sr. (Photo: David Goslee Sr. for Wicomico County School Board Facebook page)
    David Goslee Sr. has won the District 3 seat of the Wicomico County Board of Education by a single vote following a recount.More
    David Goslee Sr. has won the District 3 seat of the Wicomico County Board of Education by a single vote following a recount.More
  • Republicans Want 2019 Virginia Primaries Pushed Back

    Republicans Want 2019 Virginia Primaries Pushed Back

    Thursday, November 29 2018 9:27 AM EST2018-11-29 14:27:57 GMT
    Thursday, November 29 2018 9:31 AM EST2018-11-29 14:31:11 GMT
    Virginia Republicans have asked a federal court to move Virginia's 2019 primary schedule back three months to allow the U.S. Supreme Court to settle a redistricting lawsuit.More
    Virginia Republicans have asked a federal court to move Virginia's 2019 primary schedule back three months to allow the U.S. Supreme Court to settle a redistricting lawsuit.       More
  • Wicomico County Conducting Recount for Board of Education Seat

    Wicomico County Conducting Recount for Board of Education Seat

    Wednesday, November 28 2018 6:44 PM EST2018-11-28 23:44:54 GMT
    Thursday, November 29 2018 7:33 AM EST2018-11-29 12:33:15 GMT
    Three weeks after the midterm elections, the Wicomico County Board of Elections is counting every single paper ballot in the race for the the Third District seat on the Board of Education. A razor-thin race separated by only one vote.More
    Three weeks after the midterm elections, the Wicomico County Board of Elections is counting every single paper ballot in the race for the the Third District seat on the Board of Education. A razor-thin race separated by only one vote.More
  • Maryland Governor Says Panel Will Redraw Congressional Map

    Maryland Governor Says Panel Will Redraw Congressional Map

    Tuesday, November 27 2018 8:19 AM EST2018-11-27 13:19:32 GMT
    Tuesday, November 27 2018 8:59 AM EST2018-11-27 13:59:48 GMT
    (Credit: maryland.gov)(Credit: maryland.gov)
    (Credit: maryland.gov)(Credit: maryland.gov)
    An emergency commission has been created in Maryland to redraw boundaries for a sprawling congressional district in compliance with a federal court order, the state's Republican governor announced Monday.More
    An emergency commission has been created in Maryland to redraw boundaries for a sprawling congressional district in compliance with a federal court order, the state's Republican governor announced Monday.           More
  • Delaware Treasurer-Elect Caught Driving on Suspended License

    Delaware Treasurer-Elect Caught Driving on Suspended License

    Monday, November 19 2018 1:20 PM EST2018-11-19 18:20:50 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 1:21 PM EST2018-11-19 18:21:54 GMT
    Colleen Davis (Submitted photo)Colleen Davis (Submitted photo)
    Colleen Davis (Submitted photo)Colleen Davis (Submitted photo)
    Court records show Delaware's treasurer-elect handed over a suspended license during a traffic stop last week.More
    Court records show Delaware's treasurer-elect handed over a suspended license during a traffic stop last week.           More
  • Maryland's Attorney General Appeals Redistricting Decision

    Maryland's Attorney General Appeals Redistricting Decision

    Thursday, November 15 2018 1:04 PM EST2018-11-15 18:04:08 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 2:20 PM EST2018-11-15 19:20:26 GMT
    (Photo: MGN Online)(Photo: MGN Online)
    (Photo: MGN Online)(Photo: MGN Online)
    Maryland's attorney general is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review an order for state officials to draw up a new congressional redistricting plan that isn't tainted by partisan gerrymandering.More
    Maryland's attorney general is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review an order for state officials to draw up a new congressional redistricting plan that isn't tainted by partisan gerrymandering.           More
  • Updated: Appointment of Acting Attorney General Challenge in Court

    Md. to File Court Challenge Over Appointment of Acting AG

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:47 AM EST2018-11-13 15:47:13 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 3:20 PM EST2018-11-13 20:20:10 GMT
    Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker was previously a U.S. attorney and frequent Republican candidate for political office in Iowa. (Photo: AP)Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker was previously a U.S. attorney and frequent Republican candidate for political office in Iowa. (Photo: AP)
    Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker was previously a U.S. attorney and frequent Republican candidate for political office in Iowa. (Photo: AP)Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker was previously a U.S. attorney and frequent Republican candidate for political office in Iowa. (Photo: AP)
    Maryland is challenging the appointment of Matthew Whitaker as the new U.S. acting attorney general, arguing that President Donald Trump sidestepped the Constitution and the Justice Department's own succession plan by elevating Whitaker to the top job.More
    Maryland is challenging the appointment of Matthew Whitaker as the new U.S. acting attorney general, arguing that President Donald Trump sidestepped the Constitution and the Justice Department's own succession plan by elevating Whitaker to the top job.More
  • Judges Order Maryland to Draw New Congressional Map for 2020

    Judges Order Maryland to Draw New Congressional Map for 2020

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 8:32 AM EST2018-11-13 13:32:38 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 8:32 AM EST2018-11-13 13:32:38 GMT
    Maryland officials must draw up a new congressional redistricting plan that isn't tainted by partisan gerrymandering, a panel of federal judges has ruled.More
    Maryland officials must draw up a new congressional redistricting plan that isn't tainted by partisan gerrymandering, a panel of federal judges has ruled.More
  • Democrats Take Statewide Elected Offices in Delaware

    Democrats Take Statewide Elected Offices in Delaware

    Monday, November 12 2018 5:29 PM EST2018-11-12 22:29:32 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 7:37 AM EST2018-11-13 12:37:53 GMT
    With election results confirmed in Delaware, Democrats will hold each statewide office next year.More
    With election results confirmed in Delaware, Democrats will hold each statewide office next year. More
  • Delaware Lawmakers Choose Caucus Leaders After Election Shakeup

    Delaware Lawmakers Choose Caucus Leaders After Election Shakeup

    Wednesday, November 7 2018 9:20 PM EST2018-11-08 02:20:23 GMT
    Thursday, November 8 2018 7:40 AM EST2018-11-08 12:40:03 GMT
    (Photo: WBOC)(Photo: WBOC)
    (Photo: WBOC)(Photo: WBOC)
    Democrats and Republicans in Delaware's General Assembly picked their caucus leaders Wednesday after an election in which Democrats swept federal and statewide races and padded their margins in both chambers of the legislature.More
    Democrats and Republicans in Delaware's General Assembly picked their caucus leaders Wednesday after an election in which Democrats swept federal and statewide races and padded their margins in both chambers of the legislature.More
  • Man Involved in Delaware Crash That Killed 5 Indicted

    Man Involved in Delaware Crash That Killed 5 Indicted

    Wednesday, November 7 2018 12:43 PM EST2018-11-07 17:43:05 GMT
    Wednesday, November 7 2018 2:21 PM EST2018-11-07 19:21:59 GMT
    Aerial view of July's crash scene in northern Delaware that killed a family of five. Aerial view of July's crash scene in northern Delaware that killed a family of five.
    Aerial view of July's crash scene in northern Delaware that killed a family of five.Aerial view of July's crash scene in northern Delaware that killed a family of five.
    Court records show a man involved in a head-on Delaware crash that killed five members of a New Jersey family has been indicted.More
    Court records show a man involved in a head-on Delaware crash that killed five members of a New Jersey family has been indicted.           More
  • Updated: Carozza Defeats Mathias for Maryland Senate District 38 Seat

    Updated: Carozza Defeats Mathias for Maryland Senate District 38 Seat

    Tuesday, November 6 2018 11:10 PM EST2018-11-07 04:10:58 GMT
    Wednesday, November 7 2018 11:50 AM EST2018-11-07 16:50:16 GMT
    Maryland Sen.-elect Mary Beth CarozzaMaryland Sen.-elect Mary Beth Carozza
    Maryland Sen.-elect Mary Beth CarozzaMaryland Sen.-elect Mary Beth Carozza
    Republican incumbent challenger Del. Mary Beth Carozza has defeated incumbent Democratic candidate Jim Mathias for Maryland's District 38 Senate seat, which includes Worcester, Wicomico and Somerset counties.More
    Republican incumbent challenger Del. Mary Beth Carozza has defeated incumbent Democratic candidate Jim Mathias for Maryland's District 38 Senate seat, which includes Worcester, Wicomico and Somerset counties. More
  • Meehan Re-elected Ocean City Mayor

    Meehan Re-elected Ocean City Mayor

    Wednesday, November 7 2018 11:03 AM EST2018-11-07 16:03:56 GMT
    Wednesday, November 7 2018 11:03 AM EST2018-11-07 16:03:56 GMT
    Ocean City Mayor Rick Meehan (Photo: WBOC)Ocean City Mayor Rick Meehan (Photo: WBOC)
    Ocean City Mayor Rick Meehan (Photo: WBOC)Ocean City Mayor Rick Meehan (Photo: WBOC)
    Ocean City Mayor Rick Meehan was elected to a seventh term in the town's municipal election on Tuesday.More
    Ocean City Mayor Rick Meehan was elected to a seventh term in the town's municipal election on Tuesday. More
  • Updated: Democrats Sweep Federal and Statewide Offices in Delaware

    Democrats Tighten Stranglehold on Delaware Politics

    Wednesday, November 7 2018 7:38 AM EST2018-11-07 12:38:39 GMT
    Wednesday, November 7 2018 10:10 AM EST2018-11-07 15:10:16 GMT
    Incumbent Sen. Tom Carper, D-Del., center, with his wife, Martha, right, addresses a crowd at an election night party, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Wilmington, Del. Carper has been re-elected to a fourth term. (Photo: AP)Incumbent Sen. Tom Carper, D-Del., center, with his wife, Martha, right, addresses a crowd at an election night party, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Wilmington, Del. Carper has been re-elected to a fourth term. (Photo: AP)
    Incumbent Sen. Tom Carper, D-Del., center, with his wife, Martha, right, addresses a crowd at an election night party, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Wilmington, Del. Carper has been re-elected to a fourth term. (Photo: AP)Incumbent Sen. Tom Carper, D-Del., center, with his wife, Martha, right, addresses a crowd at an election night party, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Wilmington, Del. Carper has been re-elected to a fourth term. (Photo: AP)
    Democrats swept federal and statewide races in Delaware and padded their margins in both chambers of the legislature.More
    Democrats swept federal and statewide races in Delaware and padded their margins in both chambers of the legislature.More
  • Trump Celebrates GOP Gains in Midterm Election

    Trump Celebrates GOP Gains in Midterm Election

    Wednesday, November 7 2018 9:26 AM EST2018-11-07 14:26:30 GMT
    Wednesday, November 7 2018 9:26 AM EST2018-11-07 14:26:30 GMT
     President Donald Trump looks at his watch near the end of a campaign rally Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, in Cape Girardeau, Mo. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) President Donald Trump looks at his watch near the end of a campaign rally Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, in Cape Girardeau, Mo. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
    President Donald Trump looks at his watch near the end of a campaign rally Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, in Cape Girardeau, Mo. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)President Donald Trump looks at his watch near the end of a campaign rally Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, in Cape Girardeau, Mo. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
    President Trump on Wednesday celebrated Senate Republican gains in the midterm election but immediately threatened Democrats, who won back control of the House and with it the power to investigate the president's personal and professional conduct.More
    President Trump on Wednesday celebrated Senate Republican gains in the midterm election but immediately threatened Democrats, who won back control of the House and with it the power to investigate the president's personal and professional conduct.       More
  • Democrats Seize House control, But Trump's GOP Holds Senate

    Dems Gain in Quest for House Control But GOP Retains Senate

    Tuesday, November 6 2018 11:33 PM EST2018-11-07 04:33:01 GMT
    Wednesday, November 7 2018 9:19 AM EST2018-11-07 14:19:31 GMT
    Democrats seized the House majority from President Trump's Republican Party on Tuesday in a suburban revolt that threatened what's left of Trump's governing agenda. But the GOP gained ground in the Senate and preserved key governorships.More
    Democrats seized the House majority from President Trump's Republican Party on Tuesday in a suburban revolt that threatened what's left of Trump's governing agenda. But the GOP gained ground in the Senate and preserved key governorships.         More
  • Andy Harris Wins Maryland's District 1 U.S. House Seat

    Andy Harris Wins Maryland's District 1 U.S. House Seat

    Tuesday, November 6 2018 11:25 PM EST2018-11-07 04:25:39 GMT
    Tuesday, November 6 2018 11:25 PM EST2018-11-07 04:25:39 GMT
    Rep. Andy Harris has maintained his Maryland District 1 U.S. House Seat and his title as the only Republican congressman in the state of Maryland.More
    Rep. Andy Harris has maintained his Maryland District 1 U.S. House Seat and his title as the only Republican congressman in the state of Maryland.More
  • Jennings Wins Del. AG Race; Davis Wins State Treasurer's Race

    Jennings Wins Del. AG Race; Davis Wins State Treasurer's Race

    Tuesday, November 6 2018 10:33 PM EST2018-11-07 03:33:41 GMT
    Tuesday, November 6 2018 10:33 PM EST2018-11-07 03:33:41 GMT
    Kathy Jennings (Photo: Delaware State News)Kathy Jennings (Photo: Delaware State News)
    Kathy Jennings (Photo: Delaware State News)Kathy Jennings (Photo: Delaware State News)
    Democrat and veteran prosecutor Kathleen Jennings has been elected Delaware’s attorney general. And Democrat Colleen Davis knocked off incumbent Republican Kenneth Simpler in the state treasurer’s raceMore
    Democrat and veteran prosecutor Kathleen Jennings has been elected Delaware’s attorney general. And Democrat Colleen Davis knocked off incumbent Republican Kenneth Simpler in the state treasurer’s race More
  • Democrats Chip Away at GOP Dominance in State Governments

    Democrats Chip Away at GOP Dominance in State Governments

    Tuesday, November 6 2018 10:20 PM EST2018-11-07 03:20:40 GMT
    Tuesday, November 6 2018 10:20 PM EST2018-11-07 03:20:40 GMT
    Florida Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum casts his ballot on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Florida. Gillum is running against Republican opponent Ron DeSantis. (Photo: AP)Florida Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum casts his ballot on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Florida. Gillum is running against Republican opponent Ron DeSantis. (Photo: AP)
    Florida Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum casts his ballot on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Florida. Gillum is running against Republican opponent Ron DeSantis. (Photo: AP)Florida Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum casts his ballot on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Florida. Gillum is running against Republican opponent Ron DeSantis. (Photo: AP)
    Democrats took back the governor's office in Illinois on Tuesday, their first victory in a nationwide strategy to consolidate power in their traditional strongholds and chip away at years of Republican dominance in many other state capitols.More
    Democrats took back the governor's office in Illinois on Tuesday, their first victory in a nationwide strategy to consolidate power in their traditional strongholds and chip away at years of Republican dominance in many other state capitols.           More
  • Hogan Wins Re-election as Maryland Governor

    Hogan Wins Re-election as Maryland Governor

    Tuesday, November 6 2018 9:25 PM EST2018-11-07 02:25:57 GMT
    Tuesday, November 6 2018 9:25 PM EST2018-11-07 02:25:57 GMT
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (Brian Witte/AP)Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (Brian Witte/AP)
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (Brian Witte/AP)Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (Brian Witte/AP)
    Larry Hogan has become the first Republican governor to win re-election in Maryland since 1954 by beating Democrat Ben Jealous.More
    Larry Hogan has become the first Republican governor to win re-election in Maryland since 1954 by beating Democrat Ben Jealous.          More
  • Blunt Rochester Wins 2nd Term for Delaware US House Seat

    Blunt Rochester Wins 2nd Term for Delaware US House Seat

    Tuesday, November 6 2018 9:22 PM EST2018-11-07 02:22:27 GMT
    Tuesday, November 6 2018 9:22 PM EST2018-11-07 02:22:27 GMT
    Lisa Blunt RochesterLisa Blunt Rochester
    Lisa Blunt RochesterLisa Blunt Rochester
    Incumbent Democrat Lisa Blunt Rochester has won a second term as Delaware's lone representative in U.S. House, defeating Republican challenger Scott Walker.More
    Incumbent Democrat Lisa Blunt Rochester has won a second term as Delaware's lone representative in U.S. House, defeating Republican challenger Scott Walker.           More
  • Carper Wins 4th Term for Delaware US Senate Seat

    Carper Wins 4th Term for Delaware US Senate Seat

    Tuesday, November 6 2018 8:23 PM EST2018-11-07 01:23:48 GMT
    Tuesday, November 6 2018 9:00 PM EST2018-11-07 02:00:09 GMT
    In this May 15, 2018, file photo, Sen. Thomas Carper, D-Del., asks a question of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen as she testifies to the Senate Homeland Security Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Photo: AP)In this May 15, 2018, file photo, Sen. Thomas Carper, D-Del., asks a question of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen as she testifies to the Senate Homeland Security Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Photo: AP)
    In this May 15, 2018, file photo, Sen. Thomas Carper, D-Del., asks a question of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen as she testifies to the Senate Homeland Security Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Photo: AP)In this May 15, 2018, file photo, Sen. Thomas Carper, D-Del., asks a question of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen as she testifies to the Senate Homeland Security Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Photo: AP)
    Democratic Sen. Tom Carper of Delaware has won a fourth term in the U.S. Senate, defeating a GOP opponent who was President Donald Trump's state campaign chair.More
    Democratic Sen. Tom Carper of Delaware has won a fourth term in the U.S. Senate, defeating a GOP opponent who was President Donald Trump's state campaign chair.           More
  • Virginia Democrat Tim Kaine Re-elected to US Senate

    Virginia Democrat Tim Kaine Re-elected to Senate

    Tuesday, November 6 2018 8:09 PM EST2018-11-07 01:09:32 GMT
    Tuesday, November 6 2018 8:12 PM EST2018-11-07 01:12:43 GMT
    U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine (Photo: kaine.senate.gov)U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine (Photo: kaine.senate.gov)
    U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine (Photo: kaine.senate.gov)U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine (Photo: kaine.senate.gov)
    Virginia Democrat Sen. Tim Kaine has dispatched a die-hard supporter of President Donald Trump to win re-election to the U.S. Senate.More
    Virginia Democrat Sen. Tim Kaine has dispatched a die-hard supporter of President Donald Trump to win re-election to the U.S. Senate.       More
  • For Voters, Election Day Presents a Big Test for Trumpism

    For Voters, Election Day Presents a Big Test for Trumpism

    Tuesday, November 6 2018 2:42 PM EST2018-11-06 19:42:36 GMT
    Tuesday, November 6 2018 2:42 PM EST2018-11-06 19:42:36 GMT
    Voters wait in line in the gymnasium at Brunswick Jr. High School to receive their ballots for the mid-term election, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Brunswick, Maine. (Photo: AP)Voters wait in line in the gymnasium at Brunswick Jr. High School to receive their ballots for the mid-term election, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Brunswick, Maine. (Photo: AP)
    Voters wait in line in the gymnasium at Brunswick Jr. High School to receive their ballots for the mid-term election, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Brunswick, Maine. (Photo: AP)Voters wait in line in the gymnasium at Brunswick Jr. High School to receive their ballots for the mid-term election, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Brunswick, Maine. (Photo: AP)
    More than anything on this Election Day in America, in a midterm contest like no other before it, voters cast their ballots with one man in mind: President Donald Trump.More
    More than anything on this Election Day in America, in a midterm contest like no other before it, voters cast their ballots with one man in mind: President Donald Trump.           

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  • Delawareans Decide State Offices, Senate and House Races

    Delawareans Decide State Offices, Senate and House Races

    Tuesday, November 6 2018 8:57 AM EST2018-11-06 13:57:16 GMT
    Tuesday, November 6 2018 9:54 AM EST2018-11-06 14:54:58 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    Delaware voters are deciding who will fill two of the three seats held by the state's congressional delegation and three statewide elected offices, as well as whether Republicans gain control of the state Senate for the first time in decades.More
    Delaware voters are deciding who will fill two of the three seats held by the state's congressional delegation and three statewide elected offices, as well as whether Republicans gain control of the state Senate for the first time in decades.         More
  • Maryland Deciding State Government, US House Races

    Maryland Deciding State Government, US House Races

    Tuesday, November 6 2018 9:00 AM EST2018-11-06 14:00:11 GMT
    Tuesday, November 6 2018 9:54 AM EST2018-11-06 14:54:45 GMT
    Maryland voters are deciding who will be the state's governor, as well as who will be in the 188 seats of the Maryland General Assembly and the state's eight-member U.S. House delegation.More
    Maryland voters are deciding who will be the state's governor, as well as who will be in the 188 seats of the Maryland General Assembly and the state's eight-member U.S. House delegation.           More
  • Voters Head to the Polls in a Crucial Midterm Test for Trump

    Voters Head to the Polls in a Crucial Midterm Test for Trump

    Tuesday, November 6 2018 8:18 AM EST2018-11-06 13:18:52 GMT
    Tuesday, November 6 2018 8:24 AM EST2018-11-06 13:24:06 GMT
    Election workers Mark Bezanson, left, and Julie Olson dump ballots collected earlier in the day from drop boxes onto a table for sorting at the King County Elections office, Monday, Nov. 5, in Renton, Wash. (Photo: AP)Election workers Mark Bezanson, left, and Julie Olson dump ballots collected earlier in the day from drop boxes onto a table for sorting at the King County Elections office, Monday, Nov. 5, in Renton, Wash. (Photo: AP)
    Election workers Mark Bezanson, left, and Julie Olson dump ballots collected earlier in the day from drop boxes onto a table for sorting at the King County Elections office, Monday, Nov. 5, in Renton, Wash. (Photo: AP)Election workers Mark Bezanson, left, and Julie Olson dump ballots collected earlier in the day from drop boxes onto a table for sorting at the King County Elections office, Monday, Nov. 5, in Renton, Wash. (Photo: AP)
    More than 30 million Americans already have voted in a midterm election expected to draw unprecedented numbers by the time polls close Tuesday night.More
    More than 30 million Americans already have voted in a midterm election expected to draw unprecedented numbers by the time polls close Tuesday night.More
  • Delaware Remains Without Voting Machines Producing Paper Trails

    Delaware Remains Without Voting Machines Producing Paper Trails

    Monday, November 5 2018 6:55 PM EST2018-11-05 23:55:47 GMT
    Tuesday, November 6 2018 8:09 AM EST2018-11-06 13:09:25 GMT
    As 2018's elections arrive on Tuesday, Delaware will remain one of just a handful of states without voting machines that produce a paper record that can be used to verify ballots after votes are cast. The lack of a hard copy in Delaware anMore
    As 2018's elections arrive on Tuesday, Delaware will remain one of just a handful of states without voting machines that produce a paper record that can be used to verify ballots after votes are cast. More
  • Maryland Deciding State Government, US House Races

    Maryland Deciding State Government, US House Races

    Monday, November 5 2018 10:01 AM EST2018-11-05 15:01:42 GMT
    Monday, November 5 2018 10:02 AM EST2018-11-05 15:02:08 GMT
    (Credit: maryland.gov)(Credit: maryland.gov)
    (Credit: maryland.gov)(Credit: maryland.gov)
    Maryland voters are deciding who will be the state's governor, as well as who will be in the 188 seats of the Maryland General Assembly and the state's eight-member U.S. House delegation.More
    Maryland voters are deciding who will be the state's governor, as well as who will be in the 188 seats of the Maryland General Assembly and the state's eight-member U.S. House delegation.           More
  • Delawareans Decide State Offices, Senate and House Races

    Delawareans Decide State Offices, Senate and House Races

    Monday, November 5 2018 9:56 AM EST2018-11-05 14:56:06 GMT
    Monday, November 5 2018 9:56 AM EST2018-11-05 14:56:06 GMT
    Delaware voters are deciding who will fill two of the three seats held by the state's congressional delegation and three statewide elected offices, as well as whether Republicans gain control of the state Senate for the first time in decades.More
    Delaware voters are deciding who will fill two of the three seats held by the state's congressional delegation and three statewide elected offices, as well as whether Republicans gain control of the state Senate for the first time in decades.  More
  • Maryland's GOP Governor Finding Support From Democrats

    Maryland's GOP Governor Finding Support From Democrats

    Friday, November 2 2018 11:49 AM EDT2018-11-02 15:49:04 GMT
    Friday, November 2 2018 12:32 PM EDT2018-11-02 16:32:25 GMT
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (Photo: AP)Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (Photo: AP)
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (Photo: AP)Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (Photo: AP)
    Maryland's popular Republican governor is earning enough support from Democrats and black voters in the state's largest jurisdictions to narrow the pathway to an upset sought by a challenger who led the nation's oldest civil rights organization.More
    Maryland's popular Republican governor is earning enough support from Democrats and black voters in the state's largest jurisdictions to narrow the pathway to an upset sought by a challenger who led the nation's oldest civil rights organization.      More
  • "Corrupt" Stickers Found on Caroline County Candidate Campaign Signs

    "Corrupt" Stickers Found on Caroline County Candidate Campaign Signs

    Thursday, November 1 2018 5:20 PM EDT2018-11-01 21:20:54 GMT
    Friday, November 2 2018 8:00 AM EDT2018-11-02 12:00:54 GMT
    Some people in Caroline County, Maryland, say it's dirty politics gone too far.More
    Some people in Caroline County, Maryland, say it's dirty politics gone too far.More
  • Self-proclaimed Washington 'Outsider' Arlett Takes on Carper in Delaware's U.S. Senate Race

    Self-proclaimed Washington 'Outsider' Arlett Takes on Carper in Delaware's U.S. Senate Race

    Wednesday, October 31 2018 8:23 AM EDT2018-10-31 12:23:29 GMT
    Wednesday, October 31 2018 9:41 AM EDT2018-10-31 13:41:45 GMT
    U.S. Senate Candidates Rob Arlett (R) and Tom Carper (D).U.S. Senate Candidates Rob Arlett (R) and Tom Carper (D).
    U.S. Senate Candidates Rob Arlett (R) and Tom Carper (D).U.S. Senate Candidates Rob Arlett (R) and Tom Carper (D).
    One of the biggest statewide races in Delaware is between Democratic U.S. Sen. Tom Carper and Republican and Sussex County Councilman Rob Arlett.More
    One of the biggest statewide races in Delaware is between Democratic U.S. Sen. Tom Carper and Republican and Sussex County Councilman Rob Arlett. 
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  • In Race for Md. Governor, Incumbent Larry Hogan Touts Record Against Progressive Challenger Ben Jealous

    In Race for Md. Governor, Incumbent Larry Hogan Touts Record Against Progressive Challenger Ben Jealous

    Wednesday, October 31 2018 8:06 AM EDT2018-10-31 12:06:12 GMT
    Wednesday, October 31 2018 8:06 AM EDT2018-10-31 12:06:12 GMT
    With the general election less than a week away, Maryland voters have a distinct choice in the race for governor. Incumbent Republican candidate Gov. Larry Hogan is touting his record against the progressive approach of Democratic challenger Ben Jealous.More
    With the general election less than a week away, Maryland voters have a distinct choice in the race for governor. Incumbent Republican candidate Gov. Larry Hogan is touting his record against the progressive approach of Democratic challenger Ben Jealous.More
  • A Successful Turnout of People in Wicomico County for Early Voting

    A Successful Turnout of People in Wicomico County for Early Voting

    Sunday, October 28 2018 5:06 PM EDT2018-10-28 21:06:39 GMT
    Monday, October 29 2018 7:35 AM EDT2018-10-29 11:35:53 GMT
    Vote Sign (Photo WBOC)Vote Sign (Photo WBOC)
    Vote Sign (Photo WBOC)Vote Sign (Photo WBOC)
    Election season is upon us and many people are taking the opportunity to vote early in Wicomico County.More
    Election season is upon us and many people are taking the opportunity to vote early in Wicomico County. More
  • Hogan Says He'd Make Congressional Districts More Contiguous

    Hogan Says He'd Make Congressional Districts More Contiguous

    Thursday, October 25 2018 3:30 PM EDT2018-10-25 19:30:56 GMT
    Thursday, October 25 2018 3:30 PM EDT2018-10-25 19:30:56 GMT
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (Photo credit: Larry Hogan Facebook page)Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (Photo credit: Larry Hogan Facebook page)
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (Photo credit: Larry Hogan Facebook page)Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (Photo credit: Larry Hogan Facebook page)
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan says a second term would look a lot like his first, if he is re-elected, but voters can expect changes to how the state's congressional map is drawn.More
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan says a second term would look a lot like his first, if he is re-elected, but voters can expect changes to how the state's congressional map is drawn.   More
  • Updated: Packages to De Niro, Biden Seized, Similar to Pipe Bombs

    Suspicious Package Addressed to Former VP Biden Intercepted at Delaware Post Office, Says Source

    Thursday, October 25 2018 8:26 AM EDT2018-10-25 12:26:11 GMT
    Thursday, October 25 2018 1:24 PM EDT2018-10-25 17:24:08 GMT
     Police tape cordons off a post office in Wilmington, Del., Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018. (Photo: AP) Police tape cordons off a post office in Wilmington, Del., Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018. (Photo: AP)
    Police tape cordons off a post office in Wilmington, Del., Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018. (Photo: AP)Police tape cordons off a post office in Wilmington, Del., Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018. (Photo: AP)
    The mail-bomb scare widened Thursday as law enforcement officials seized three more suspicious packages — two addressed to former Vice President Joe Biden and one to actor Robert De Niro.More
    The mail-bomb scare widened Thursday as law enforcement officials seized three more suspicious packages — two addressed to former Vice President Joe Biden and one to actor Robert De Niro.More
  • Early Voting Begins in Maryland

    Early Voting Begins in Maryland

    Thursday, October 25 2018 8:14 AM EDT2018-10-25 12:14:04 GMT
    Thursday, October 25 2018 8:14 AM EDT2018-10-25 12:14:04 GMT
    (Photo: MGN Online)(Photo: MGN Online)
    (Photo: MGN Online)(Photo: MGN Online)
    Early voting is getting underway in Maryland. The state has 79 early voting centers, and they open at 10 a.m. on Thursday. They will be open until 8 p.m.More
    Early voting is getting underway in Maryland. The state has 79 early voting centers, and they open at 10 a.m. on Thursday. They will be open until 8 p.m.           More
  • Early Voting Dates Approaching in Wicomico County

    Early Voting Dates Approaching in Wicomico County

    Tuesday, October 23 2018 11:38 AM EDT2018-10-23 15:38:20 GMT
    Tuesday, October 23 2018 1:27 PM EDT2018-10-23 17:27:50 GMT
    Early voting in Maryland for the 2018 general election will be held Thursday, Oct. 25 through Thursday, Nov. 1. According to the Wicomico County Board of Elections, the best days to avoid delays will be Saturday, Oct. 27 and Sunday, Oct. 28.More
    Early voting in Maryland for the 2018 general election will be held Thursday, Oct. 25 through Thursday, Nov. 1. According to the Wicomico County Board of Elections, the best days to avoid delays will be Saturday, Oct. 27 and Sunday, Oct. 28.More
  • Judges Set Timeline for New Virginia Legislative Map

    Judges Set Timeline for New Virginia Legislative Map

    Monday, October 22 2018 7:55 AM EDT2018-10-22 11:55:30 GMT
    Monday, October 22 2018 7:55 AM EDT2018-10-22 11:55:30 GMT
    A potential new Virginia legislative map will go public in early December.More
    A potential new Virginia legislative map will go public in early December.           More
  • Deadline Approaching to Request an Absentee Ballot by Mail in Va.

    Deadline Approaching to Request an Absentee Ballot by Mail in Va.

    Monday, October 22 2018 7:54 AM EDT2018-10-22 11:54:07 GMT
    Monday, October 22 2018 7:54 AM EDT2018-10-22 11:54:07 GMT
    Virginia voters have just over a week left to request an absentee ballot to complete by mail.More
    Virginia voters have just over a week left to request an absentee ballot to complete by mail.           More
  • District 38 Senate Race: Mathias and Carozza Discuss Shore Issues

    District 38 Senate Race: Mathias and Carozza Discuss Shore Issues

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:29 PM EDT2018-10-17 02:29:22 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 7:33 AM EDT2018-10-17 11:33:19 GMT
    With just three weeks until the Maryland elections, Del. Mary Beth Carozza and Sen. Jim Mathias on Thursday night addressed issues they would tackle if elected to the state senate.More
    With just three weeks until the Maryland elections, Del. Mary Beth Carozza and Sen. Jim Mathias on Thursday night addressed issues they would tackle if elected to the state senate.More
  • Measure Seeks to Protect Election Systems From Foreign Foes

    Measure Seeks to Protect Election Systems From Foreign Foes

    Thursday, October 11 2018 2:32 PM EDT2018-10-11 18:32:43 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 2:32 PM EDT2018-10-11 18:32:51 GMT
    Foreign nationals would be prohibited from owning or controlling companies that support U.S. election systems under legislation introduced by two senators from Maryland.More
    Foreign nationals would be prohibited from owning or controlling companies that support U.S. election systems under legislation introduced by two senators from Maryland. More
  • Wicomico County Executive Candidates Discuss Top Issues

    Wicomico County Executive Candidates Discuss Top Issues

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 10:31 PM EDT2018-10-11 02:31:22 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 7:31 AM EDT2018-10-11 11:31:41 GMT
    The three candidates up for the Wicomico County Executive seat discussed issues on Wednesday night that they would face if elected.More
    The three candidates up for the Wicomico County Executive seat discussed issues on Wednesday night that they would face if elected.More
  • Deadline for Voter Registration Looms in Va.

    Deadline for Voter Registration Looms in Va.

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 9:25 AM EDT2018-10-10 13:25:27 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 9:25 AM EDT2018-10-10 13:25:37 GMT
    Virginians have only a few days left to register to vote. Monday is the deadline to register online, by mail or in person.More
    Virginians have only a few days left to register to vote. Monday is the deadline to register online, by mail or in person.More
  • Jealous Says Hogan's Blunder-Focused Video Mocks Stutter

    Jealous Says Hogan's Blunder-Focused Video Mocks Stutter

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 3:21 AM EDT2018-10-10 07:21:33 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 9:11 AM EDT2018-10-10 13:11:44 GMT
    Maryland's governor released a re-election campaign video poking fun at his challenger's verbal blunders, but Democrat Ben Jealous says Republican incumbent Larry Hogan is bullying him over his speech impediment.More
    Maryland's governor released a re-election campaign video poking fun at his challenger's verbal blunders, but Democrat Ben Jealous says Republican incumbent Larry Hogan is bullying him over his speech impediment.More
  • Joseph Tydings, Former US Senator From Maryland, Dies at 90

    Joseph Tydings, Former US Senator From Maryland, Dies at 90

    Tuesday, October 9 2018 8:09 AM EDT2018-10-09 12:09:17 GMT
    Tuesday, October 9 2018 8:09 AM EDT2018-10-09 12:09:17 GMT
     Former U.S. Sen. Joseph D. Tydings died Monday at age 90.  (Photo: CBS) Former U.S. Sen. Joseph D. Tydings died Monday at age 90.  (Photo: CBS)
    Former U.S. Sen. Joseph D. Tydings died Monday at age 90.  (Photo: CBS)Former U.S. Sen. Joseph D. Tydings died Monday at age 90.  (Photo: CBS)
    A champion of liberal causes and public service, former U.S. Sen. Joseph D. Tydings has died at 90.More
    A champion of liberal causes and public service, former U.S. Sen. Joseph D. Tydings has died at 90.   More
  • Delaware is Seeing an Uptick in Contested State Races

    Delaware is Seeing an Uptick in Contested State Races

    Monday, October 8 2018 7:51 AM EDT2018-10-08 11:51:50 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 7:51 AM EDT2018-10-08 11:51:50 GMT
    State lawmakers running for re-election in Delaware are facing far more challengers this election season.More
    State lawmakers running for re-election in Delaware are facing far more challengers this election season.          More
  • Supreme Court Nominee Kavanaugh Clears Crucial Senate Hurdle

    Supreme Court Nominee Kavanaugh Clears Crucial Senate Hurdle

    Friday, October 5 2018 11:01 AM EDT2018-10-05 15:01:35 GMT
    Friday, October 5 2018 11:01 AM EDT2018-10-05 15:01:35 GMT
    Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate, Sept. 27, 2018. (Photo: PBS/MGN Online)Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate, Sept. 27, 2018. (Photo: PBS/MGN Online)
    Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate, Sept. 27, 2018. (Photo: PBS/MGN Online)Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate, Sept. 27, 2018. (Photo: PBS/MGN Online)
    A deeply divided Senate pushed Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination past a key procedural hurdle Friday, setting up a likely final showdown this weekend.More
    A deeply divided Senate pushed Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination past a key procedural hurdle Friday, setting up a likely final showdown this weekend.        More
  • 2 Protesters Arrested Outside Maryland Rep. Andy Harris' Office

    2 Protesters Arrested Outside Maryland Rep. Andy Harris' Office

    Thursday, October 4 2018 2:53 PM EDT2018-10-04 18:53:51 GMT
    Thursday, October 4 2018 2:53 PM EDT2018-10-04 18:53:51 GMT
    U.S. Capitol Police say two people have been arrested outside of Maryland Rep. Andy Harris' office during a protest, and the congressman's office says Harris bruised his wrist as protesters tried to force a door open.More
    U.S. Capitol Police say two people have been arrested outside of Maryland Rep. Andy Harris' office during a protest, and the congressman's office says Harris bruised his wrist as protesters tried to force a door open.More
  • Delaware U.S. House Candidate Defends Facebook Live from Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting

    Delaware U.S. House Candidate Defends Facebook Live from Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting

    Monday, October 1 2018 7:44 PM EDT2018-10-01 23:44:06 GMT
    Monday, October 1 2018 7:44 PM EDT2018-10-01 23:44:06 GMT
    U.S. House Candidate Scott Walker (R).U.S. House Candidate Scott Walker (R).
    U.S. House Candidate Scott Walker (R).U.S. House Candidate Scott Walker (R).
    Republican Delaware U.S. House candidate Scott Walker is again facing criticism over a Facebook Live video after a broadcast that apparently took place last week from inside an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting in Sussex County.More
    Republican Delaware U.S. House candidate Scott Walker is again facing criticism over a Facebook Live video after a broadcast that apparently took place last week from inside an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting in Sussex County. More
  • Updated: GOP Advances Kavanaugh After Flake Calls for FBI Probe

    Kavanaugh Faces Crucial Vote, White House Eyes GOP Senators

    Friday, September 28 2018 9:13 AM EDT2018-09-28 13:13:18 GMT
    Friday, September 28 2018 9:13 AM EDT2018-09-28 13:13:18 GMT
    Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, listens to a question during the third round of questioning on the third day of his Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing, Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Photo: AP)Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, listens to a question during the third round of questioning on the third day of his Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing, Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Photo: AP)
    Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, listens to a question during the third round of questioning on the third day of his Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing, Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Photo: AP)Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, listens to a question during the third round of questioning on the third day of his Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing, Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Photo: AP)
    The Senate Judiciary Committee has voted along party lines to advance Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination to the Senate floor.More
    The Senate Judiciary Committee on Friday advanced Brett Kavanaugh's nomination for the Supreme Court after agreeing to a late call from Republican Sen. Jeff Flake for a one week investigation into sexual assault allegations against the nominee.           More
  • Third Kavanaugh Accuser Submits Allegation to Senate Panel

    Third Kavanaugh Accuser Submits Allegation to Senate Panel

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 1:23 PM EDT2018-09-26 17:23:14 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 1:23 PM EDT2018-09-26 17:23:14 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    The Senate Judiciary Committee is reviewing allegations by a third woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct, a panel spokesman said. The woman, identified as Julie Swetnick, brought up Ocean City, Md. in her declaration.More
    The Senate Judiciary Committee is reviewing allegations by a third woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct, a panel spokesman said. The woman, identified as Julie Swetnick, brought up Ocean City, Md. in her declaration. More
  • Court Hears Carney Appeal Over Political Balance Mandate

    Court Hears Carney Appeal Over Political Balance Mandate

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 9:29 AM EDT2018-09-25 13:29:00 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 9:29 AM EDT2018-09-25 13:29:00 GMT
    A federal appeals court is set to hear arguments in a lawsuit over a state mandate for political balance on Delaware's courts.More
    A federal appeals court is set to hear arguments in a lawsuit over a state mandate for political balance on Delaware's courts.           More
  • McCain to be Buried Near Best Friend at US Naval Academy

    McCain to be Buried Near Best Friend at US Naval Academy

    Aug 27, 2018 9:47 AM -04:002018-08-27 13:47:00 GMT
    Monday, August 27 2018 9:47 AM EDT2018-08-27 13:47:00 GMT
    CAROLYN KASTER – ASSOCIATED PRESS  In this 2008 photo from when he was the Republican presidential candidate, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. spoke at a rally outside Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. McCain died Saturday at age 81. (Photo: AP)CAROLYN KASTER – ASSOCIATED PRESS In this 2008 photo from when he was the Republican presidential candidate, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. spoke at a rally outside Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. McCain died Saturday at age 81. (Photo: AP)
    CAROLYN KASTER – ASSOCIATED PRESS  In this 2008 photo from when he was the Republican presidential candidate, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. spoke at a rally outside Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. McCain died Saturday at age 81. (Photo: AP)CAROLYN KASTER – ASSOCIATED PRESS In this 2008 photo from when he was the Republican presidential candidate, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. spoke at a rally outside Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. McCain died Saturday at age 81. (Photo: AP)
    It will be a fitting final resting place for a man who prized military service, cherished friendship and had little patience for formalities.More
    It will be a fitting final resting place for a man who prized military service, cherished friendship and had little patience for formalities.           More
  • McCain Services set for Phoenix, Washington and Annapolis

    McCain Services set for Phoenix, Washington and Annapolis

    Aug 27, 2018 2:59 AM -04:002018-08-27 06:59:00 GMT
    Monday, August 27 2018 2:59 AM EDT2018-08-27 06:59:00 GMT
    Sen. John McCain's service to his country began more than six decades ago at the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis and will end there.More
    Sen. John McCain's service to his country began more than six decades ago at the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis and will end there.More
  • Campaign: Maryland Candidate Didn't Like Anti-police Tweet

    Campaign: Maryland Candidate Didn't Like Anti-police Tweet

    Aug 24, 2018 8:04 AM -04:002018-08-24 12:04:00 GMT
    Friday, August 24 2018 8:04 AM EDT2018-08-24 12:04:00 GMT
    Former NAACP chairman Ben Jealous announces his campaign for governor of Maryland during a rally in Baltimore, Wednesday, May 31, 2017. Jealous wills seek the Democratic nomination.  (Photo: AP)Former NAACP chairman Ben Jealous announces his campaign for governor of Maryland during a rally in Baltimore, Wednesday, May 31, 2017. Jealous wills seek the Democratic nomination. (Photo: AP)
    Former NAACP chairman Ben Jealous announces his campaign for governor of Maryland during a rally in Baltimore, Wednesday, May 31, 2017. Jealous wills seek the Democratic nomination.  (Photo: AP)Former NAACP chairman Ben Jealous announces his campaign for governor of Maryland during a rally in Baltimore, Wednesday, May 31, 2017. Jealous wills seek the Democratic nomination. (Photo: AP)
    The Twitter account of Ben Jealous' campaign liked a tweet that described corrupt police and the #BlueLivesMatter movement in vulgar language, but a campaign spokesman says the Democratic candidate for Maryland governor didn't like the tweet.More
    The Twitter account of Ben Jealous' campaign liked a tweet that described corrupt police and the #BlueLivesMatter movement in vulgar language, but a campaign spokesman says the Democratic candidate for Maryland governor didn't like the tweet.More
  • Md. Lawmaker Accused of Sexual Misconduct Attends Ethics Meeting

    Md. Lawmaker Accused of Sexual Misconduct Attends Ethics Meeting

    Aug 23, 2018 8:12 AM -04:002018-08-23 12:12:00 GMT
    Thursday, August 23 2018 8:12 AM EDT2018-08-23 12:12:00 GMT
    Del. Curt Anderson (Photo: Maryland State Archives)Del. Curt Anderson (Photo: Maryland State Archives)
    Del. Curt Anderson (Photo: Maryland State Archives)Del. Curt Anderson (Photo: Maryland State Archives)
    A Maryland lawmaker who has been accused of sexual misconduct has attended a meeting of the General Assembly's ethics panel.More
    A Maryland lawmaker who has been accused of sexual misconduct has attended a meeting of the General Assembly's ethics panel.           More
  • Updated: Longtime Democrat Switches to GOP, Runs for Delaware Attorney General

    Longtime Democrat Switches to GOP, Runs for Delaware Attorney General

    Aug 20, 2018 1:10 PM -04:002018-08-20 17:10:00 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 1:10 PM EDT2018-08-20 17:10:00 GMT
    Bernard Pepukayi (Photo credit: Pepukayi Law website)Bernard Pepukayi (Photo credit: Pepukayi Law website)
    Bernard Pepukayi (Photo credit: Pepukayi Law website)Bernard Pepukayi (Photo credit: Pepukayi Law website)
    Bernard Pepukayi, a lawyer with long ties to the Delaware Democratic party, has switched his party affiliation and is running as a Republican for attorney general.More
    Bernard Pepukayi, a lawyer with long ties to the Delaware Democratic party, has switched his party affiliation and is running as a Republican for attorney general.           More
  • Former Delaware State Lawmaker Sentenced

    Former Delaware State Lawmaker Sentenced

    Aug 17, 2018 6:03 PM -04:002018-08-17 22:03:00 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 6:03 PM EDT2018-08-17 22:03:00 GMT
    John C. Atkins John C. Atkins
    John C. AtkinsJohn C. Atkins
    DOVER, Del.- A former Delaware lawmaker was sentenced after being arrested three times in one month for assaulting his girlfriend during an argument.More
    DOVER, Del.- A former Delaware lawmaker was sentenced after being arrested three times in one month for assaulting his girlfriend during an argument. More
  • Delaware Republican Attorney General Candidate Withdraws

    Delaware Republican Attorney General Candidate Withdraws

    Aug 14, 2018 9:26 AM2018-08-14 13:26:00 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 9:26 AM EDT2018-08-14 13:26:00 GMT
    Peggy Marshall Thomas (Photo: PEGGY4AG.com)Peggy Marshall Thomas (Photo: PEGGY4AG.com)
    Peggy Marshall Thomas (Photo: PEGGY4AG.com)Peggy Marshall Thomas (Photo: PEGGY4AG.com)
    The only Republican running for attorney general in Delaware has withdrawn from the race.More
    The only Republican running for attorney general in Delaware has withdrawn from the race.       More
  • Va. Democrats: Scrub Candidate From Ballot Over Fake Signatures

    Va. Democrats: Scrub Candidate From Ballot Over Fake Signatures

    Aug 09, 2018 10:27 AM2018-08-09 14:27:00 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-08-09 14:27:00 GMT
    Shaun Brown (Photo: Shaun Brown for Congress Facebook page)Shaun Brown (Photo: Shaun Brown for Congress Facebook page)
    Shaun Brown (Photo: Shaun Brown for Congress Facebook page)Shaun Brown (Photo: Shaun Brown for Congress Facebook page)
    Democrats in Virginia are asking state election officials to remove an independent congressional candidate from November's ballot over allegations of voter fraud.More
    Democrats in Virginia are asking state election officials to remove an independent congressional candidate from November's ballot over allegations of voter fraud.           More
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