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Maryland Senate President Emeritus Thomas V. Mike Miller, Jr. passes away at 78

Maryland Senate President Emeritus Thomas V. Mike Miller, Jr. passes away at 78

| January 15, 2021, 06:49 PM

Former President of the State Senate, Mike Miller has passed away at him home this afternoon. He was 78. Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr., was the longest serving state Senate president in Maryland  and United States history. He stepped down from his leadership role in the Senate prior to the start of the 2020 session, […]

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Lt. Governor Rutherford named Rodel Fellow in Public Leadership

Lt. Governor Rutherford named Rodel Fellow in Public Leadership

| January 06, 2021, 04:35 PM

Lt. Governor Boyd K. Rutherford has been selected as an Aspen Institute Rodel Fellow in Public Leadership. The lieutenant governor joins a bipartisan group of 23 other elected officials from across the country. Fellows were chosen “from hundreds of nominees based on their reputations for intellect, commitment to civility, and potential for significant future impact […]

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Governor Hogan: Politicians have forgotten they are beholden to the people, not the other way around.

Governor Hogan: Politicians have forgotten they are beholden to the people, not the other way around.

| January 04, 2021, 04:00 PM

With some leaders in the US Congress making a last ditch effort to overturn the results of November’s election, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan issued the following statement: Throughout my lifetime, American democracy has been a beacon of light across the world. Freedom-loving people have marveled at America because the people—not the politicians—elect the president, and […]

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BONUS PODCAST:  60 minutes with Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman

BONUS PODCAST: 60 minutes with Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman

| December 25, 2020, 04:34 PM

County Executive Steuart Pittman was elected to office two years ago. And I am quite sure he did not anticipate dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic. But here we are. In this interview, we cover a lot of ground from what he feels are his successes and failures in office to COVID (of course), policing, opioids, […]

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State Senator, and former Senate President, Mike Miller resigns from the legislature

State Senator, and former Senate President, Mike Miller resigns from the legislature

| December 23, 2020, 01:17 PM

Citing his ongoing battle with cancer, State Senator, Thomas V. Mike Miller has resigned his seat in the Maryland State Senate.  Miller first won elective office in 1970 when he won election to the House of Delegates. He was then was elected to the state Senate in 1974 assuming the presidency of the Senate in 1986 […]

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Franchot, sets team, lays out plan for for Maryland as campaign for Governor kicks off

Franchot, sets team, lays out plan for for Maryland as campaign for Governor kicks off

| December 20, 2020, 10:22 AM

Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot, the state’s first declared Democratic candidate for governor, has announced his partnership with the well-respected Maryland political consulting firm, Tidemore. The firm’s leading principals, Ben Smith and Ben Groff, will oversee campaign operations. “Tidemore’s unparalleled expertise in managing Maryland political campaigns and proven fundraising results bring a new level of direction to my campaign,” said […]

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Former Schuh spokesman, Owen McEvoy, named Deputy Secretary of Housing and Community Development

Former Schuh spokesman, Owen McEvoy, named Deputy Secretary of Housing and Community Development

| December 18, 2020, 04:46 PM

Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) Secretary Kenneth C. Holt today announced that Owen McEvoy will serve as Deputy Secretary for the Department. Prior to his current role, McEvoy served as DHCD’s Director of Public Information where he managed a team of marketing, communications, outreach, business development and customer service professionals. During his […]

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League of Women Voters provides robust voting tools

League of Women Voters provides robust voting tools

| October 16, 2020, 04:45 PM

Ahead of the elections this fall, the League of Women Voters of Maryland (LWVMD) offers the nonpartisan online election resource VOTE411.org. This “one-stop shop” for election information provides simple, easy tools to help Maryland voters navigate the voting process. VOTE411 provides candidate information, a voter registration tool, a link to request mail-in ballots, and other […]

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Board of Elections warning voters about door-to-door collection of ballots

Board of Elections warning voters about door-to-door collection of ballots

| October 01, 2020, 06:51 PM

The Anne Arundel County Board of Elections is warning residents about people going door-to-door purportedly to collect completed ballots.  This is illegal.  There are two ways to vote: Vote in-person (during early voting or on election day) Vote by absentee or mail-in ballot (returned by mail or placed in a designated drop box) Details on […]

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Brooks Schandelmeier selected to represent Annapolis’ Ward 5

Brooks Schandelmeier selected to represent Annapolis’ Ward 5

| September 28, 2020, 11:37 PM

Back in March, former Alderman Marc Rodriguez handed a resignation letter to Annapolis Mayor Buckley and members of the City Council.  The first-term Alderman had accepted a job in Portland, Oregon.  After some discussion, the Mayor asked Rodriquez to rescind the resignation and remain on the Council to help with the approaching pandemic. In August, […]

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BONUS PODCAST: Maryland Comptroller, Peter Franchot and tax free week, unclaimed funds and more

BONUS PODCAST: Maryland Comptroller, Peter Franchot and tax free week, unclaimed funds and more

| August 06, 2020, 11:00 AM

Today, Maryland’s Comptroller, Peter Franchot checks in and we cover a range of topics from devastating ramifications of COVID, to the upcoming Shop Tax Free Week, to the 2019 tax season, to unclaimed funds and much more! We also find out a little about his platform for Governor and what he plans to do if […]

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Group petitions Mayor Buckley to hold election to replace outgoing Ward 5 Alderman

Group petitions Mayor Buckley to hold election to replace outgoing Ward 5 Alderman

| July 11, 2020, 12:15 PM

The Annapolis Coalition of Black Progressives is petitioning Annapolis City Mayor Gavin Buckley to hold a special election to fill the vacated seat of alderman Marc Rodriguez. The group is circulating a petition to demand that the Mayor hold a special election for the replacement of Alderman Marc Rodriguez who initially resigned in March 2020 […]

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Governor Hogan issues directives to Board of Elections on November’s election

Governor Hogan issues directives to Board of Elections on November’s election

| July 08, 2020, 12:14 PM

With 118 days until the November general election, and given the State Board of Elections’ (SBE) failure to provide a recommendation on how to conduct the election, Governor Larry Hogan today directed the Board to follow existing state law and conduct the election with enhanced voting options in light of the COVID-19 pandemic: Every early […]

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In wake of Baltimore City election debacle, League of Women Voters call for reform before November

In wake of Baltimore City election debacle, League of Women Voters call for reform before November

| June 16, 2020, 01:30 PM

In the June 2nd primary Maryland took the bold step of enabling all registered voters to cast a ballot by mail. However, we saw many issues related to voter access and transparency in the election system that could undermine voters’ trust. LWVMD calls upon the Governor and our election administrators to take the necessary steps […]

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Wes Adams earns key endorsements in race for Circuit Court Judge

Wes Adams earns key endorsements in race for Circuit Court Judge

| May 27, 2020, 10:29 AM

Over the past week, Wes Adams has announced several important endorsements for his candidacy to become elected as Circuit Court Judge in Anne Arundel County. These endorsements highlight his growing support from a diverse group of elected and community leaders as the primary election date approaches on Tuesday, June 2, 2020. Del. Nic Kipke, the […]

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Election ballots are beginning to arrive in the mail

Election ballots are beginning to arrive in the mail

| May 05, 2020, 06:42 AM

The Maryland State Board of Elections is urging all Maryland voters to be on the lookout for mail-in ballots for the June 2nd Presidential Primary election. Mail-in ballots have begun to arrive in mailboxes this week. Due to the coronavirus, the June 2nd Primary will be conducted by mail, with limited options to vote in […]

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Red Maryland: Maryland’s conservative website and podcast calling it quits

Red Maryland: Maryland’s conservative website and podcast calling it quits

| April 30, 2020, 09:32 PM

Red Maryland the largest conservative political website and podcast network in Maryland, will be ceasing operations effective Thursday, June 4th. “When Red Maryland started, we knew that Maryland needed coverage and discussion of state and local politics from a conservative perspective. It still does,” said Red Maryland co-founders  Brian Griffiths and Greg Kline in a joint […]

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Governor Hogan appoints Dana Jones as newest Delegate to represent District 30-A

Governor Hogan appoints Dana Jones as newest Delegate to represent District 30-A

| April 23, 2020, 10:21 AM

Governor Larry Hogan today announced the appointment of Dana Jones to the Maryland General Assembly. The governor appointed Jones to the House of Delegates following the recommendation of the Anne Arundel County Democratic Central Committee. “I am confident that Ms. Jones will be a strong advocate for her constituents in Anne Arundel in her new […]

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Dana Jones selected to fill seat of former Delegate Alice Cain in District 30-A

Dana Jones selected to fill seat of former Delegate Alice Cain in District 30-A

| April 17, 2020, 09:25 AM

After interviewing 19 candidates on Thursday evening, the Anne Arundel County Democratic Central Committee selected Dana Jones as the next Delegate to represent District 30-A in the Maryland General Assembly. From here, the committee will submit her name to the Governor who will ultimately make the appointment. The Governor does not need to accept the […]

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Field is set for replacement of former Delegate Alice Cain

Field is set for replacement of former Delegate Alice Cain

| April 12, 2020, 10:08 AM

For the second time in less than one year, the Anne Arundel County Democratic Central Committee will be selecting a Delegate to represent Annapolis is the General Assembly. Last year, the death of former Speaker of the House Mike Busch triggered the appointment process and this year, it was the resignation of former Delegate Alice […]

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Mike Miller stepping aside from the Senate Presidency, will remain senator

Mike Miller stepping aside from the Senate Presidency, will remain senator

| October 24, 2019, 01:12 PM

The longest serving State Senate President in the United States has decided to step aside from his role as President of the Maryland Senate. Senate President Michael Thomas V. Mike Miller, first selected to lead the Maryland Senate in 1987,  announced today that due to his health, he would step aside as President of the […]

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Delegate Cain names new Chief of Staff

Delegate Cain names new Chief of Staff

| August 07, 2019, 04:50 PM

Delegate Alice Cain today announced David Duba as her new chief of staff. “I am thrilled to have David leading my staff team,” said Delegate Cain. “David brings passion for public service, with deep commitment to improving education policies in ways that benefit all students.” Duba has dedicated his career to education, most recently teaching […]

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