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Gubernatorial Candidate Releases Her Own Plan to Address Sexual Harassment and Violence in Md.

Still via YouTube/MyMCMedia

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Krish Vignarajah has a plan in the works to try to root out sexual harassment and violence in business, government and schools across Maryland.

Big Fish: 2018 Gubernatorial Candidate and Tech Entrepreneur Alec Ross

Photo courtesy of Alec Ross for Governor

Alec Ross first came to Maryland 23 years ago when he was assigned to be a sixth-grade teacher at Booker T. Washington Middle School as part of the Teach For America program. He had just graduated from Northwestern University with a B.A. in history, and he immediately developed a strong affection for Baltimore.

Md. Democrats Don’t Know Who they Want to Challenge Hogan for Governor

Courtesy Maryland Board of Elections

Maryland’s 2018 governor’s race remains a free-for-all among Democrats, according to a new poll from Goucher College.

Md. Gubernatorial Candidate Ben Jealous Arrested Outside White House

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Ben Jealous knows how to appeal to his progressive base, even if it means getting handcuffed and booked.

Krish Vignarajah, Michelle Obama’s Former Policy Director, Joins Md. Governor’s Race

Photo via Krish for Maryland

Another Democrat has joined the contest to unseat Gov. Larry Hogan in next year’s gubernatorial election. This one brings White House policy experience and her background as a high-achieving first-generation American to the table.

Maryland Rep. John Delaney is Running for President

Official congressional portrait of U.S. Rep. John Delaney

In John Delaney’s words: “The American people are far greater than the sum of our political parties. It is time for us to rise above our broken politics and renew the spirit that enabled us to achieve the seemingly impossible. This is why I am running for the Democratic nomination for president of the United States.”

Poll: Hogan Still Posting Pretty High Approval Ratings Heading into 2018 Election

Courtesy Gov. Larry Hogan’s Office

The 2018 election season isn’t a great time to be a Democratic gubernatorial candidate in Maryland, if you’re going by the polls.

Baltimore Attorney Jim Shea Joins Pool of Dems Running for Governor

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Another Baltimore Democrat has entered the fray to fight for Republican Gov. Larry Hogan’s office next fall.

Prince George’s County’s Rushern Baker III Enters Md. Governor’s Race

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Another Democrat has joined the fight for the Maryland governor’s seat, and this one has some experience serving in elected office.