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1:57 pm
Wed June 25, 2014

Frosh Victorious In Attorney General Primary

State Sen. Brian Frosh won the Democratic nomination for Attorney General.

Originally published on Wed June 25, 2014 5:18 am

Frosh Victorious In Attorney General Primary

In the race for attorney general, State Sen. Brian Frosh put on a late rush to close the gap with Del. Jon Cardin and win the Democratic nomination. Del. Aisha Braveboy ran third. WYPR’s Joel McCord and Kenneth Burns were at the Frosh and Cardin headquarters last night.

WYPR News
1:57 pm
Wed June 25, 2014

Fresh From Low Turnout Wins, Party Front-Runners Set To Race For Governor's Mansion

Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown gives his acceptance speech Tuesday night in College Park.

Originally published on Wed June 25, 2014 8:46 am

As widely expected, Maryland primary voters yesterday selected Democratic Anthony Brown and Republican Larry Hogan to carry their party’s banner into the November election for governor. Maryland's lieutenant governor will now spar for the governor's mansion with the founder of Change Maryland, a rallying point for opposition to the tax and economic policies of the O'Malley administration.

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Headlines
8:26 am
Wed June 25, 2014

Victors In MD's Primary: Brown, Hogan, Frosh, Schuh, Mosby

A look at some of the results from yesterday's primary election.

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Sports at Large
11:47 pm
Tue June 24, 2014

Fellow Owners Will Remind Snyder That Tradition Doesn't Pay The Bills

Originally published on Mon June 23, 2014 4:59 pm

Fellow Owners Will Remind Snyder That Tradition Doesn't Pay The Bills

I believe Daniel Snyder, the owner of the Washington Redskins, when he says that he will never change the name of the team.

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Election 2014
7:57 pm
Tue June 24, 2014

Primary Coverage

Credit justgrimes via flickr

Maryland held its Democratic and Republican primaries today.

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Headlines
4:47 am
Tue June 24, 2014

Primary Election Day

Campaign signs outside the Silver Spring Civic Center.
Credit Dan Rodricks / WYPR

Today is primary election day in Maryland. The polls are open through 8pm. You can find the location of your polling place here.

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WYPR News
8:47 am
Mon June 23, 2014

State Sen. Brochin Faces Opposition From Fellow Democrats To Keep His Seat

Campaign signs for State Senate District 42.

Originally published on Fri June 20, 2014 9:16 am

State Sen. Brochin Faces Opposition From Fellow Democrats To Keep His Seat

Baltimore County State Sen. Jim Brochin finds himself in a bitter Democratic primary race in which both the governor and county executive are supporting his opponent.

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WYPR News
8:46 am
Mon June 23, 2014

How The Primary For Maryland Attorney General Became The Season's Most Interesting Race

Originally published on Fri June 20, 2014 5:53 am

How The Primary For Maryland Attorney General Became The Season's Most Interesting Race

WYPR's Fraser Smith and Arelis Hernández of the Washintgon Post talk about the tightening race for Maryland attorney general and why it may be a battle of name recognition versus endorsements.

WYPR News
8:45 am
Mon June 23, 2014

New Group Pushes Progressive Candidates To Turn A Blue State Bluer

Cory McCray greets voters at the Maritime Academy, an early voting site in East Baltimore.

Originally published on Fri June 20, 2014 3:27 pm

A new political group in Maryland wants to make the state more progressive. They’re backing candidates for the General Assembly to make this blue state bluer. Maryland Working Families is focusing on economic policies like better wages, paid sick leave and other economic policies to help Maryland’s struggling middle class.

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WYPR News
8:45 am
Mon June 23, 2014

Early Voting Turnout Breaks Record But That's Not Saying Much

Originally published on Mon June 23, 2014 8:33 am

Early Voting Turnout Breaks Record But That's Not Saying Much

Polls open at 7 AM tomorrow for voters to have their say in Maryland’s primary. But already, more than 140,000 people have voted. That's record turnout for early voting – nearly twice as many voters cast early ballots this year than in 2012. But WYPR's Karen Hostler tells Christopher Connelly the numbers are still low.

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