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  • Trump Effect The Top Question in Virginia's Key Elections

    Trump Effect The Top Question in Virginia's Key Elections

    Friday, July 19 2019 3:58 AM EDT2019-07-19 07:58:49 GMT
    Friday, July 19 2019 7:27 AM EDT2019-07-19 11:27:11 GMT
    One key question hovers over this year's closely watched Virginia legislative elections: Has the Trump effect that helped Democrats two years ago worn off?More
    One key question hovers over this year's closely watched Virginia legislative elections: Has the Trump effect that helped Democrats two years ago worn off?More
  • Biden Plans Trip to Rehoboth Beach

    Biden Plans Trip to Rehoboth Beach

    Friday, July 19 2019 12:00 AM EDT2019-07-19 04:00:52 GMT
    Friday, July 19 2019 7:26 AM EDT2019-07-19 11:26:50 GMT
    Former Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, speaks at a house party campaign stop, Saturday, July 13, 2019, in Atkinson, N.H. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)Former Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, speaks at a house party campaign stop, Saturday, July 13, 2019, in Atkinson, N.H. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
    Former Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, speaks at a house party campaign stop, Saturday, July 13, 2019, in Atkinson, N.H. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)Former Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, speaks at a house party campaign stop, Saturday, July 13, 2019, in Atkinson, N.H. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
    Former Vice President Joe Biden and his wife, Dr. Jill Biden are set to visit Rehoboth, Delaware on Friday, August 16.More
    Former Vice President Joe Biden and his wife, Dr. Jill Biden are set to visit Rehoboth, Delaware on Friday, August 16.More
  • Campaign Trail Recap: Pres. Trump Rally, Second Debate Set

    Campaign Trail Recap: Pres. Trump Rally, Second Debate Set

    Thursday, July 18 2019 8:02 AM EDT2019-07-18 12:02:13 GMT
    Thursday, July 18 2019 8:02 AM EDT2019-07-18 12:02:13 GMT
    The second Democratic Debate is all lined up. President Donald Trump continues to utilize his latest attack on the "squad" during his rallies.More
    The second Democratic Debate is all lined up. President Donald Trump continues to utilize his latest attack on the "squad" during his rallies.More
  • Tawes Crab & Clam Bake a Sweaty, Summer Staple for Many in Somerset

    Tawes Crab & Clam Bake a Sweaty, Summer Staple for Many in Somerset

    Wednesday, July 17 2019 5:21 PM EDT2019-07-17 21:21:51 GMT
    Thursday, July 18 2019 7:32 AM EDT2019-07-18 11:32:37 GMT
    As the 43rd J. Millard Tawes Crab & Clam Bake got underway on Wednesday afternoon, temperatures on the pavement of the Somers Cove Marina were nearly triple digits.More
    As the 43rd J. Millard Tawes Crab & Clam Bake got underway on Wednesday afternoon, temperatures on the pavement of the Somers Cove Marina were nearly triple digits. 

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  • 43rd Annual Tawes Crab and Clam Bake Set for Crisfield

    Tawes Crab and Clam Bake Set for Crisfield

    Wednesday, July 17 2019 3:46 AM EDT2019-07-17 07:46:18 GMT
    Attendees At The 40th Annual J. Millard Tawes Crab & Clam Bake  (WBOC)Attendees At The 40th Annual J. Millard Tawes Crab & Clam Bake (WBOC)
    Attendees At The 40th Annual J. Millard Tawes Crab & Clam Bake  (WBOC)Attendees At The 40th Annual J. Millard Tawes Crab & Clam Bake (WBOC)
    One of Maryland's hottest political events of the year is set to get underway Wednesday in Crisfield.More
    One of Maryland's hottest political events of the year is set to get underway Wednesday in Crisfield. More
  • Blackface Scandal Dampens Virginia Governor's Fundraising

    Blackface Scandal Dampens Virginia Governor's Fundraising

    Tuesday, July 16 2019 11:47 AM EDT2019-07-16 15:47:09 GMT
    Tuesday, July 16 2019 11:47 AM EDT2019-07-16 15:47:09 GMT
    In this July 9, 2019 file photo, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, right, listens to speakers along with Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney, left, during a rally at the State Capitol in Richmond, Va.  (Photo: AP)In this July 9, 2019 file photo, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, right, listens to speakers along with Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney, left, during a rally at the State Capitol in Richmond, Va. (Photo: AP)
    In this July 9, 2019 file photo, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, right, listens to speakers along with Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney, left, during a rally at the State Capitol in Richmond, Va.  (Photo: AP)In this July 9, 2019 file photo, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, right, listens to speakers along with Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney, left, during a rally at the State Capitol in Richmond, Va. (Photo: AP)
    Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is struggling to raise big money in a key election year after a blackface scandal nearly ended his political career.More
    Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is struggling to raise big money in a key election year after a blackface scandal nearly ended his political career.           More
  • Biden Cancer Nonprofit Suspends Operations Indefinitely

    Biden Cancer Nonprofit Suspends Operations Indefinitely

    Monday, July 15 2019 8:25 AM EDT2019-07-15 12:25:21 GMT
    Monday, July 15 2019 8:27 AM EDT2019-07-15 12:27:19 GMT
    Former Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, speaks at a house party campaign stop, Saturday, July 13, 2019, in Atkinson, N.H. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)Former Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, speaks at a house party campaign stop, Saturday, July 13, 2019, in Atkinson, N.H. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
    Former Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, speaks at a house party campaign stop, Saturday, July 13, 2019, in Atkinson, N.H. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)Former Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, speaks at a house party campaign stop, Saturday, July 13, 2019, in Atkinson, N.H. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
    A nonprofit foundation set up by Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden that relied on health care world partnerships to speed a cure for cancer has suspended its operations, it announced Monday.More
    A nonprofit foundation set up by Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden that relied on health care world partnerships to speed a cure for cancer has suspended its operations, it announced Monday.        More
  • Labor Secretary Acosta Resigning Amid Epstein Deal Scrutiny

    Labor Secretary Acosta Resigning Amid Epstein Deal Scrutiny

    Friday, July 12 2019 10:28 AM EDT2019-07-12 14:28:06 GMT
    Friday, July 12 2019 11:10 AM EDT2019-07-12 15:10:47 GMT
    President Trump speaks to members of the media with Secretary of Labor Alex Acosta on the South Lawn of the White House, Friday, July 12, 2019, before the president's departure for a trip to Wisconsin. (Photo AP)President Trump speaks to members of the media with Secretary of Labor Alex Acosta on the South Lawn of the White House, Friday, July 12, 2019, before the president's departure for a trip to Wisconsin. (Photo AP)
    President Trump speaks to members of the media with Secretary of Labor Alex Acosta on the South Lawn of the White House, Friday, July 12, 2019, before the president's departure for a trip to Wisconsin. (Photo AP)President Trump speaks to members of the media with Secretary of Labor Alex Acosta on the South Lawn of the White House, Friday, July 12, 2019, before the president's departure for a trip to Wisconsin. (Photo AP)
    Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta said Friday he is resigning following renewed scrutiny of his handling of a 2008 secret plea deal with wealthy financier Jeffrey Esptein , who is accused of sexually abusing dozens of underage girls.More
    Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta said Friday he is resigning following renewed scrutiny of his handling of a 2008 secret plea deal with wealthy financier Jeffrey Esptein , who is accused of sexually abusing dozens of underage girls.       More
  • Maryland Gov Announces $5M in Heritage Tourism Grants

    Maryland Gov Announces $5M in Heritage Tourism Grants

    Friday, July 12 2019 7:06 AM EDT2019-07-12 11:06:33 GMT
    Friday, July 12 2019 8:42 AM EDT2019-07-12 12:42:20 GMT
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan's administration has announced a total of $5 million in grants to support tourism projects in the state.More
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan's administration has announced a total of $5 million in grants to support tourism projects in the state.More
  • Maryland Democrats File New Complaint Against Hogan Campaign

    Maryland Democrats File New Complaint Against Hogan Campaign

    Friday, July 12 2019 12:28 AM EDT2019-07-12 04:28:32 GMT
    Friday, July 12 2019 7:25 AM EDT2019-07-12 11:25:45 GMT
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, left, speaks with members of the news media outside the Maryland State House before his inauguration ceremony, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, in Annapolis, Md. (Photo: AP)Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, left, speaks with members of the news media outside the Maryland State House before his inauguration ceremony, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, in Annapolis, Md. (Photo: AP)
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, left, speaks with members of the news media outside the Maryland State House before his inauguration ceremony, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, in Annapolis, Md. (Photo: AP)Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, left, speaks with members of the news media outside the Maryland State House before his inauguration ceremony, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, in Annapolis, Md. (Photo: AP)
    The Maryland Democratic Party has filed a second complaint alleging campaign finance violations against Republican Gov. Larry Hogan's campaign, but the governor's lawyer is calling it "a media stunt."More
    The Maryland Democratic Party has filed a second complaint alleging campaign finance violations against Republican Gov. Larry Hogan's campaign, but the governor's lawyer is calling it "a media stunt."More
  • Republican Elizabeth Lankford Enters Va. 6th Senate District Race

    Republican Elizabeth Lankford Enters Va. 6th Senate District Race

    Thursday, July 11 2019 10:56 AM EDT2019-07-11 14:56:03 GMT
    Thursday, July 11 2019 4:05 PM EDT2019-07-11 20:05:59 GMT
    Elizabeth Lankford (Photo: LankfordforVA.com)Elizabeth Lankford (Photo: LankfordforVA.com)
    Elizabeth Lankford (Photo: LankfordforVA.com)Elizabeth Lankford (Photo: LankfordforVA.com)
    Elizabeth Lankford on Thursday announced that she is running for election in Virginia’s 6th Senate District. Lankford is a Republican challenging incumbent Democratic Sen. Lynwood Lewis.More
    Elizabeth Lankford on Thursday announced that she is running for election in Virginia’s 6th Senate District. Lankford is a Republican challenging incumbent Democratic Sen. Lynwood Lewis.More
  • New Memorial Backed by Collins Would Honor Slain Journalists

    New Memorial Backed by Collins Would Honor Slain Journalists

    Thursday, July 11 2019 5:55 AM EDT2019-07-11 09:55:05 GMT
    Thursday, July 11 2019 7:10 AM EDT2019-07-11 11:10:06 GMT
    Maine Sen. Susan Collins wants a new memorial in Washington, D.C. to honor journalists killed in the line of duty.More
    Maine Sen. Susan Collins wants a new memorial in Washington, D.C. to honor journalists killed in the line of duty.More
  • Virginia is Now Election Battleground in Fight Over Gun Laws

    Virginia is Now Election Battleground in Fight Over Gun Laws

    Wednesday, July 10 2019 8:53 AM EDT2019-07-10 12:53:44 GMT
    Wednesday, July 10 2019 10:20 AM EDT2019-07-10 14:20:57 GMT
    Members of the Virginia House of Delegates, stand to agree to honor the victims of the Virginia Beach shootings during the Special session on gun issues at the State Capitol in Richmond, Va., Tuesday, July 9, 2019. (Photo: AP)Members of the Virginia House of Delegates, stand to agree to honor the victims of the Virginia Beach shootings during the Special session on gun issues at the State Capitol in Richmond, Va., Tuesday, July 9, 2019. (Photo: AP)
    Members of the Virginia House of Delegates, stand to agree to honor the victims of the Virginia Beach shootings during the Special session on gun issues at the State Capitol in Richmond, Va., Tuesday, July 9, 2019. (Photo: AP)Members of the Virginia House of Delegates, stand to agree to honor the victims of the Virginia Beach shootings during the Special session on gun issues at the State Capitol in Richmond, Va., Tuesday, July 9, 2019. (Photo: AP)
    Deep-pocketed interest groups and activists on both sides of the long-running fight over gun laws are gearing up for a major clash in Virginia.More
    Deep-pocketed interest groups and activists on both sides of the long-running fight over gun laws are gearing up for a major clash in Virginia.More
  • Campaign Trail Recap: Harris Housing Plan, Trump Approval At New High

    Campaign Trail Recap: Harris Housing Plan, Trump Approval At New High

    Monday, July 8 2019 7:37 AM EDT2019-07-08 11:37:49 GMT
    Monday, July 8 2019 8:55 AM EDT2019-07-08 12:55:35 GMT
    President Donald Trump President Donald Trump
    President Donald TrumpPresident Donald Trump
    A few top contenders spent the weekend at the Essence Festival in New Orleans.More
    A few top contenders spent the weekend at the Essence Festival in New Orleans.More
  • Trump Calls America's Story 'the Greatest Political Journey'

    Trump Calls America's Story 'the Greatest Political Journey'

    Friday, July 5 2019 8:51 AM EDT2019-07-05 12:51:41 GMT
    Friday, July 5 2019 8:51 AM EDT2019-07-05 12:51:41 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    President Donald Trump celebrated the story of America as "the greatest political journey in human history" in a Fourth of July commemoration before a soggy but cheering crowd of spectators, many of them invited, on the grounds of the Lincoln Memorial.More
    President Donald Trump celebrated the story of America as "the greatest political journey in human history" in a Fourth of July commemoration before a soggy but cheering crowd of spectators, many of them invited, on the grounds of the Lincoln Memorial.More
  • Washington's Fourth of July To Come With a Twist From President Trump

    Washington's Fourth of July To Come With a Twist From President Trump

    Thursday, July 4 2019 7:08 AM EDT2019-07-04 11:08:26 GMT
    Thursday, July 4 2019 7:08 AM EDT2019-07-04 11:08:26 GMT
    President Donald Trump is promising the "show of a lifetime" for the hundreds of thousands of revelers who flock to the National Mall every year on the Fourth of July.More
    President Donald Trump is promising the "show of a lifetime" for the hundreds of thousands of revelers who flock to the National Mall every year on the Fourth of July.More
  • Gov. Hogan Says He Won't Spend $245M-plus Set Aside by Lawmakers

    Gov. Hogan Says He Won't Spend $245M-plus Set Aside by Lawmakers

    Wednesday, July 3 2019 12:42 PM EDT2019-07-03 16:42:27 GMT
    Wednesday, July 3 2019 1:12 PM EDT2019-07-03 17:12:33 GMT
    The Maryland General Assembly (Photo: WBOC)The Maryland General Assembly (Photo: WBOC)
    The Maryland General Assembly (Photo: WBOC)The Maryland General Assembly (Photo: WBOC)
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan says he won't agree to spend more than $245 million that state lawmakers had set aside for a variety of initiatives, because he believes the state needs to be more fiscally responsible.More
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan says he won't agree to spend more than $245 million that state lawmakers had set aside for a variety of initiatives, because he believes the state needs to be more fiscally responsible.More
  • Campaign Recap: Williamson Left Out, President Trump Tops $100M in Funding

    Campaign Recap: Williamson Left Out, President Trump Tops $100M in Funding

    Wednesday, July 3 2019 7:50 AM EDT2019-07-03 11:50:00 GMT
    Wednesday, July 3 2019 7:50 AM EDT2019-07-03 11:50:00 GMT
    A new photograph for Vogue features five female presidential candidates, noticeably leaving out Marianne Williamson.More
    A new photograph for Vogue features five female presidential candidates, noticeably leaving out Marianne Williamson.More
  • VCU Renews Contract With Former Gov. Doug Wilder

    VCU Renews Contract With Former Gov. Doug Wilder

    Wednesday, July 3 2019 7:22 AM EDT2019-07-03 11:22:22 GMT
    Wednesday, July 3 2019 7:32 AM EDT2019-07-03 11:32:27 GMT
    Virginia Commonwealth University has renewed a teaching contract with former Gov. Doug Wilder, who has been accused of sexually harassing a former employee.More
    Virginia Commonwealth University has renewed a teaching contract with former Gov. Doug Wilder, who has been accused of sexually harassing a former employee.More
  • Wicomico County Council Delays Decision On Opioid Litigation Until July 16

    Wicomico County Council Delays Decision On Opioid Litigation Until July 16

    Tuesday, July 2 2019 10:21 PM EDT2019-07-03 02:21:53 GMT
    Wednesday, July 3 2019 7:31 AM EDT2019-07-03 11:31:03 GMT
    The Wicomico County Council said Tuesday it would take a legislative vote on whether to enter into litigation against opioid manufacturers on July 16.More
    The Wicomico County Council said Tuesday it would take a legislative vote on whether to enter into litigation against opioid manufacturers on July 16.More
  • Virginia Lt. Gov. Fairfax Leaves Law Firm Amid Allegations

    Virginia Lt. Gov. Fairfax Leaves Law Firm Amid Allegations

    Tuesday, July 2 2019 9:00 AM EDT2019-07-02 13:00:08 GMT
    Tuesday, July 2 2019 9:04 AM EDT2019-07-02 13:04:37 GMT
    In this April 3, 2019 file photo, Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax addresses the media during a news conference in his office at the Capitol in Richmond, Va. (Photo: AP)In this April 3, 2019 file photo, Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax addresses the media during a news conference in his office at the Capitol in Richmond, Va. (Photo: AP)
    In this April 3, 2019 file photo, Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax addresses the media during a news conference in his office at the Capitol in Richmond, Va. (Photo: AP)In this April 3, 2019 file photo, Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax addresses the media during a news conference in his office at the Capitol in Richmond, Va. (Photo: AP)
    Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax is resigning from the law firm Morrison & Foerster, where he has been on leave since February amid allegations of sexual assault.More
    Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax is resigning from the law firm Morrison & Foerster, where he has been on leave since February amid allegations of sexual assault.    More
  • Campaign Recap: Biden Down in New Poll, Buttigieg Shows Funding Increase

    Campaign Recap: Biden Down in New Poll, Buttigieg Shows Funding Increase

    Tuesday, July 2 2019 7:47 AM EDT2019-07-02 11:47:29 GMT
    Tuesday, July 2 2019 7:47 AM EDT2019-07-02 11:47:29 GMT
    A new poll is showing a change in the 2020 presidential race for Democrats.More
    A new poll is showing a change in the 2020 presidential race for Democrats.More
  • Campaign Recap: Candidates Defend Race

    Campaign Recap: Candidates Defend Race

    Monday, July 1 2019 7:41 AM EDT2019-07-01 11:41:46 GMT
    Monday, July 1 2019 8:44 AM EDT2019-07-01 12:44:52 GMT
    Many presidential candidates came to the side of contender Kamala Harris over the weekend follow commotion on Twitter.More
    Many presidential candidates came to the side of contender Kamala Harris over the weekend follow commotion on Twitter.More
  • States Poised to Take up Fight Over Partisan Gerrymandering

    States Poised to Take up Fight Over Partisan Gerrymandering

    Friday, June 28 2019 1:31 PM EDT2019-06-28 17:31:17 GMT
    Friday, June 28 2019 1:39 PM EDT2019-06-28 17:39:07 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    The battle for political advantage in state capitols is poised to become more intense after the U.S. Supreme Court declared that federal judges have no role in settling disputes over partisan gerrymandering.More
    The battle for political advantage in state capitols is poised to become more intense after the U.S. Supreme Court declared that federal judges have no role in settling disputes over partisan gerrymandering.           More
  • Fiery Democratic Debate: Race, Age, Health Care and Trump

    Fiery Democratic Debate: Race, Age, Health Care and Trump

    Thursday, June 27 2019 11:53 PM EDT2019-06-28 03:53:41 GMT
    Friday, June 28 2019 7:38 AM EDT2019-06-28 11:38:37 GMT
    Democratic divisions over race, age and ideology surged into public view in Thursday night's presidential debate...More
    Democratic divisions over race, age and ideology surged into public view in Thursday night's presidential debate...More
  • Hogan Says He'll Keep Pushing for Redistricting Reform

    Hogan Says He'll Keep Pushing for Redistricting Reform

    Thursday, June 27 2019 2:24 PM EDT2019-06-27 18:24:24 GMT
    Thursday, June 27 2019 2:24 PM EDT2019-06-27 18:24:24 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 Republican Gov. Larry Hogan says he'll keep pushing for redistricting reform in the state, but Democrats say a national solution for reform is needed, not a piecemeal approach on a state-by-state basis.More
    Maryland's Republican Gov. Larry Hogan says he'll keep pushing for redistricting reform in the state, but Democrats say a national solution for reform is needed, not a piecemeal approach on a state-by-state basis.More
  • Survey: 2018 Turnout High, Voters Embrace Expansive Options

    Survey: 2018 Turnout High, Voters Embrace Expansive Options

    Thursday, June 27 2019 9:58 AM EDT2019-06-27 13:58:17 GMT
    Thursday, June 27 2019 9:58 AM EDT2019-06-27 13:58:17 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    More than 120 million Americans cast ballots in the 2018 midterm elections, with turnout surging to that of a typical presidential year in some states and the highest percentages of voters in places that have expanded access to the polls.More
    More than 120 million Americans cast ballots in the 2018 midterm elections, with turnout surging to that of a typical presidential year in some states and the highest percentages of voters in places that have expanded access to the polls.More
  • Campaign Trail Recap: Debate Anticipation, Latinos for Trump Coalition

    Campaign Trail Recap: Debate Anticipation, Latinos for Trump Coalition

    Wednesday, June 26 2019 7:47 AM EDT2019-06-26 11:47:01 GMT
    Wednesday, June 26 2019 7:55 AM EDT2019-06-26 11:55:34 GMT
    For many American voters, Wednesday night sparks the beginning of a long 2020 presidential race.More
    For many voters, Wednesday night sparks the beginning of a long 2020 presidential race.More
  • Maryland Democrats: GOP Gov. Took $200K in Illegal Donations

    Maryland Democrats: GOP Gov. Took $200K in Illegal Donations

    Tuesday, June 25 2019 9:40 AM EDT2019-06-25 13:40:13 GMT
    Tuesday, June 25 2019 9:40 AM EDT2019-06-25 13:40:13 GMT
     In this May 9, 2019 file photo, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan speaks during the Baltimore Mayor Bernard "Jack" Young swearing-in ceremony at War Memorial Building in Baltimore.  (Photo: AP) In this May 9, 2019 file photo, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan speaks during the Baltimore Mayor Bernard "Jack" Young swearing-in ceremony at War Memorial Building in Baltimore. (Photo: AP)
    In this May 9, 2019 file photo, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan speaks during the Baltimore Mayor Bernard "Jack" Young swearing-in ceremony at War Memorial Building in Baltimore.  (Photo: AP)In this May 9, 2019 file photo, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan speaks during the Baltimore Mayor Bernard "Jack" Young swearing-in ceremony at War Memorial Building in Baltimore. (Photo: AP)
    The Maryland Democratic Party is asking the state board of elections to investigate possible campaign finance violations by Gov. Larry Hogan. The Democrats say the Republican took donations from 100 benefactors that were over the legal limit.More
    The Maryland Democratic Party is asking the state board of elections to investigate possible campaign finance violations by Gov. Larry Hogan. The Democrats say the Republican took donations from 100 benefactors that were over the legal limit.      More
  • Campaign Trail Recap: Debate Anticipation, Proposals Boasted

    Campaign Trail Recap: Debate Anticipation, Proposals Boasted

    Tuesday, June 25 2019 8:33 AM EDT2019-06-25 12:33:52 GMT
    Tuesday, June 25 2019 8:33 AM EDT2019-06-25 12:33:52 GMT
    (Photo: MGN Online)(Photo: MGN Online)
    (Photo: MGN Online)(Photo: MGN Online)
    Tuesday marks one day out from the first day of first Democratic Presidential Debate in Florida.More
    Tuesday marks one day out from the first day of first Democratic Presidential Debate in Florida.More
  • Tom Steyer Says He'll Use $1M to Engage Virginia Millennials

    Tom Steyer Says He'll Use $1M to Engage Virginia Millennials

    Monday, June 24 2019 9:49 AM EDT2019-06-24 13:49:07 GMT
    Tuesday, June 25 2019 7:36 AM EDT2019-06-25 11:36:11 GMT
    Tom Steyer (Photo: AP)Tom Steyer (Photo: AP)
    Tom Steyer (Photo: AP)Tom Steyer (Photo: AP)
    Billionaire investor and Democratic activist Tom Steyer says he will put $1 million toward registering at least 12,000 millennial voters in Virginia, in hope of flipping the Republican-led General Assembly to the Democrats.More
    Billionaire investor and Democratic activist Tom Steyer says he will put $1 million toward registering at least 12,000 millennial voters in Virginia, in hope of flipping the Republican-led General Assembly to the Democrats.           More
  • Campaign Recap: President Trump Backs Pence, Democrats Take Stage, Field Grows

    Campaign Recap: President Trump Backs Pence, Democrats Take Stage, Field Grows

    Monday, June 24 2019 8:20 AM EDT2019-06-24 12:20:22 GMT
    Monday, June 24 2019 8:45 AM EDT2019-06-24 12:45:38 GMT
    The first weekend of summer turned up the heat outside and on the campaign trail.More
    The first weekend of summer turned up the heat outside and on the campaign trail.More
  • Wicomico County Executive And Council At Odds Again Over Opioid Litigation

    Wicomico County Executive And Council At Odds Again Over Opioid Litigation

    Thursday, June 20 2019 6:28 PM EDT2019-06-20 22:28:01 GMT
    Friday, June 21 2019 7:43 AM EDT2019-06-21 11:43:39 GMT
    (Photo: CBS)(Photo: CBS)
    (Photo: CBS)(Photo: CBS)
    Money to help Wicomico County fight the opioid epidemic is up for grabs, but the executive and council cannot seem to agree on whether to jump on board.More
    Money to help Wicomico County fight the opioid epidemic is up for grabs, but the executive and council cannot seem to agree on whether to jump on board. More
  • Fight Over Court Political Balance Has Cost Del. Taxpayers $47K

    Fight Over Court Political Balance Has Cost Del. Taxpayers $47K

    Thursday, June 20 2019 3:30 PM EDT2019-06-20 19:30:00 GMT
    Thursday, June 20 2019 3:30 PM EDT2019-06-20 19:30:00 GMT
    Gov. John Carney's decision to defend a state mandate for political balance on Delaware's courts that has been declared unconstitutional has cost state taxpayers just under $47,000.More
    Gov. John Carney's decision to defend a state mandate for political balance on Delaware's courts that has been declared unconstitutional has cost state taxpayers just under $47,000.           More
  • Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe Becomes CNN Commentator

    Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe Becomes CNN Commentator

    Thursday, June 20 2019 1:39 PM EDT2019-06-20 17:39:38 GMT
    Thursday, June 20 2019 1:39 PM EDT2019-06-20 17:39:38 GMT
    Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (Photo: AP)Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (Photo: AP)
    Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (Photo: AP)Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (Photo: AP)
    Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has joined CNN as a commentator two months after announcing he would not run for president in 2020.More
    Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has joined CNN as a commentator two months after announcing he would not run for president in 2020.           More
  • President Trump Kicks Off 2020 Campaign at Orlando Rally

    President Trump Kicks Off 2020 Campaign at Orlando Rally

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 8:53 PM EDT2019-06-19 00:53:47 GMT
    Wednesday, June 19 2019 7:42 AM EDT2019-06-19 11:42:58 GMT
    President Donald Trump officially kicked off his reelection campaign Tuesday at a Florida rally.More
    President Donald Trump officially kicked off his reelection campaign Tuesday at a Florida rally.More
  • Va. Republicans Renew Call for Hearing on Fairfax Allegations

    Va. Republicans Renew Call for Hearing on Fairfax Allegations

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 1:09 PM EDT2019-06-18 17:09:39 GMT
    Tuesday, June 18 2019 1:09 PM EDT2019-06-18 17:09:39 GMT
     Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax presides over the Senate session at the Capitol in Richmond, Va., Friday, Feb. 22, 2019. (Photo: AP) Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax presides over the Senate session at the Capitol in Richmond, Va., Friday, Feb. 22, 2019. (Photo: AP)
    Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax presides over the Senate session at the Capitol in Richmond, Va., Friday, Feb. 22, 2019. (Photo: AP)Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax presides over the Senate session at the Capitol in Richmond, Va., Friday, Feb. 22, 2019. (Photo: AP)
    Virginia Republicans are renewing their push to hold a legislative hearing into sexual assault allegations two women have made against the state's Democratic lieutenant governor.More
    Virginia Republicans are renewing their push to hold a legislative hearing into sexual assault allegations two women have made against the state's Democratic lieutenant governor. More
  • High Court Lets Virginia Voting go Ahead Under Redrawn Map

    High Court Lets Virginia Voting go Ahead Under Redrawn Map

    Monday, June 17 2019 10:37 AM EDT2019-06-17 14:37:07 GMT
    Monday, June 17 2019 10:43 AM EDT2019-06-17 14:43:06 GMT
    (Photo: MGN Online)(Photo: MGN Online)
    (Photo: MGN Online)(Photo: MGN Online)
    Voters will elect lawmakers to the Virginia House of Delegates using a map seen as favorable to Democrats, under a ruling from the Supreme Court.More
    Voters will elect lawmakers to the Virginia House of Delegates using a map seen as favorable to Democrats, under a ruling from the Supreme Court.           More
  • President Trump Turns 73 Friday

    President Trump Turns 73 Friday

    Friday, June 14 2019 7:19 AM EDT2019-06-14 11:19:01 GMT
    Friday, June 14 2019 7:34 AM EDT2019-06-14 11:34:29 GMT
    President Donald Trump gives thumbs up before departing Shannon Airport, Friday, June 7, 2019, in Shannon, Ireland. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)President Donald Trump gives thumbs up before departing Shannon Airport, Friday, June 7, 2019, in Shannon, Ireland. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
    President Donald Trump gives thumbs up before departing Shannon Airport, Friday, June 7, 2019, in Shannon, Ireland. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)President Donald Trump gives thumbs up before departing Shannon Airport, Friday, June 7, 2019, in Shannon, Ireland. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
    Friday, June 14 marks the Commander in Chief's 73rd birthdayMore
    Friday, June 14 marks the Commander in Chief's 73rd birthdayMore
  • Biden and Trump Attack Each Other in a Possible 2020 Preview

    Biden and Trump Attack Each Other in a Possible 2020 Preview

    Wednesday, June 12 2019 11:47 AM EDT2019-06-12 15:47:49 GMT
    Wednesday, June 12 2019 11:49 AM EDT2019-06-12 15:49:55 GMT
    (Photo: CBS)(Photo: CBS)
    (Photo: CBS)(Photo: CBS)
    President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden repeatedly laid into each other while traveling in the battleground state of Iowa, unleashing verbal attacks that at times felt more appropriate for the final weeks before Election Day.More
    President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden repeatedly laid into each other while traveling in the battleground state of Iowa, unleashing verbal attacks that at times felt more appropriate for the final weeks before Election Day.More
  • Incumbent Fends off Challenger in Va. Senate District 6 Primary

    Incumbent Fends off Challenger in Va. Senate District 6 Primary

    Tuesday, June 11 2019 9:25 PM EDT2019-06-12 01:25:31 GMT
    Wednesday, June 12 2019 7:29 AM EDT2019-06-12 11:29:10 GMT
    Voters went to the polls Tuesday for state senate races all across Virginia, including on the Eastern Shore.More
    Voters went to the polls Tuesday for state senate races all across Virginia, including on the Eastern Shore. More
  • Feisty Virginia Primaries Closely Watched for National Trend

    Feisty Virginia Primaries Closely Watched for National Trend

    Tuesday, June 11 2019 9:23 AM EDT2019-06-11 13:23:47 GMT
    Tuesday, June 11 2019 9:49 AM EDT2019-06-11 13:49:43 GMT
     In this file photo Senate minority leader,Sen. Richard Saslaw, D-Fairfax, speaks during debate on a bill during the Senate session at the Capitol in Richmond, Va. Saslaw is facing a primary challenger for the first time in 40 years. (Photo: AP) In this file photo Senate minority leader,Sen. Richard Saslaw, D-Fairfax, speaks during debate on a bill during the Senate session at the Capitol in Richmond, Va. Saslaw is facing a primary challenger for the first time in 40 years. (Photo: AP)
    In this file photo Senate minority leader,Sen. Richard Saslaw, D-Fairfax, speaks during debate on a bill during the Senate session at the Capitol in Richmond, Va. Saslaw is facing a primary challenger for the first time in 40 years. (Photo: AP)In this file photo Senate minority leader,Sen. Richard Saslaw, D-Fairfax, speaks during debate on a bill during the Senate session at the Capitol in Richmond, Va. Saslaw is facing a primary challenger for the first time in 40 years. (Photo: AP)
    Voting has begun in primary elections Tuesday in Virginia, where off-year contests for all 140 seats in the state legislature can serve as a political barometer for the coming presidential election year.More
    Voting has begun in primary elections Tuesday in Virginia, where off-year contests for all 140 seats in the state legislature can serve as a political barometer for the coming presidential election year.           More
  • Gov. Hogan: "I Will Not Be a Candidate"

    Gov. Hogan: "I Will Not Be a Candidate"

    Monday, June 3 2019 8:06 AM EDT2019-06-03 12:06:29 GMT
    Monday, June 3 2019 8:53 AM EDT2019-06-03 12:53:18 GMT
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has cleared any rumors about a possible presidential run.More
    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has cleared any rumors about a possible presidential run.More
  • Biden Clears Path for Campaign Staff to Organize Union

    Biden Clears Path for Campaign Staff to Organize Union

    Thursday, May 9 2019 1:00 PM EDT2019-05-09 17:00:47 GMT
    Thursday, May 9 2019 1:12 PM EDT2019-05-09 17:12:28 GMT
    Former vice president and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, left, waves toward members of the media as he and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti leave King Taco after talking to patrons Wednesday, May 8, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP)Former vice president and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, left, waves toward members of the media as he and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti leave King Taco after talking to patrons Wednesday, May 8, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP)
    Former vice president and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, left, waves toward members of the media as he and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti leave King Taco after talking to patrons Wednesday, May 8, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP)Former vice president and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, left, waves toward members of the media as he and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti leave King Taco after talking to patrons Wednesday, May 8, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP)
    Former Vice President Joe Biden kicked off his 2020 presidential campaign declaring himself "a union man," and his aides say he would welcome staffers organizing a bargaining unit.More
    Former Vice President Joe Biden kicked off his 2020 presidential campaign declaring himself "a union man," and his aides say he would welcome staffers organizing a bargaining unit.     More
  • Delaware GOP Elects New Chairwoman

    Delaware GOP Elects New Chairwoman

    Saturday, May 4 2019 5:46 PM EDT2019-05-04 21:46:18 GMT
    Monday, May 6 2019 7:29 AM EDT2019-05-06 11:29:15 GMT
    Delaware’s GOP elected a new chairwoman at its annual convention Saturday.More
    Delaware’s GOP elected a new chairwoman at its annual convention Saturday.More
  • Updated: Biden Launches 2020 Bid Warning 'Soul' of America at Stake

    Updated: Biden Launches 2020 Bid Warning 'Soul' of America at Stake

    Thursday, April 25 2019 6:50 AM EDT2019-04-25 10:50:28 GMT
    Thursday, April 25 2019 3:41 PM EDT2019-04-25 19:41:18 GMT
    Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden greets people at Gianni's Pizza, in Wilmington Del., Thursday, April 25, 2019. Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden greets people at Gianni's Pizza, in Wilmington Del., Thursday, April 25, 2019.
    Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden greets people at Gianni's Pizza, in Wilmington Del., Thursday, April 25, 2019.Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden greets people at Gianni's Pizza, in Wilmington Del., Thursday, April 25, 2019.
    Former Vice President Joe Biden formally joined the crowded Democratic presidential contest on Thursday, declaring the soul of the nation at stake if President Donald Trump wins re-election.More
    Former Vice President Joe Biden formally joined the crowded Democratic presidential contest on Thursday, declaring the soul of the nation at stake if President Donald Trump wins re-election.More
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