Edwards Gets Montgomery County Endorsements

Edwards Gets Montgomery County Endorsements

Rep. Donna Edwards, D-Fort Washington, earned endorsements from former Montgomery County Executive Doug Duncan and State Sen. Karen Montgomery, D-Montgomery, on Tuesday, her first from Maryland’s most populous county.

Metro Roundup: A Bridge Collapse, a Fence Fight and a New Start

Metro Roundup: A Bridge Collapse, a Fence Fight and a New Start

Metro can’t seem the catch a break from week to week. Despite the positive news at the beginning of the week with the debut of the transit agency’s latest set of rail cars, Wednesday saw major delays following a bridge collapse.

Maryland Congressional Races Reach First Fundraising Benchmark

Maryland Congressional Races Reach First Fundraising Benchmark

With the release of campaign fundraising reports Wednesday night, the races for Congressional seats in Prince George's and Montgomery Counties reached their first important benchmark.

Franchot Calls For Attorney General Probe After Debacle Over Baltimore Prison-Food Contract

Franchot Calls For Attorney General Probe After Debacle Over Baltimore Prison-Food Contract

The Maryland Board of Public Works Wednesday excoriated state and company officials after a prison-food contract granted earlier this year vastly underestimated the necessary costs.

Edwards Endorsed by Prince George’s County Council Majority

Edwards Endorsed by Prince George’s County Council Majority

Rep. Donna Edwards, D-Fort Washington, received important in-state endorsements Wednesday morning in the race to replace retiring Sen. Barbara Mikulski.

Cardin Praises Passage of Bipartisan Legislation to Review Iran Nuclear Deal

Cardin Praises Passage of Bipartisan Legislation to Review Iran Nuclear Deal

Sen. Ben Cardin, the ranking Democratic member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, praised the passage of bipartisan legislation he negotiated with Sen. Bob Corker, D-Tenn., the committee’s chair, that would enable Congress to review the nuclear deal being negotiated with Iran.

Tuesday Politics Roundup: O’Malley, Clinton, Mikulski and Cummings

Tuesday Politics Roundup: O’Malley, Clinton, Mikulski and Cummings

Martin O'Malley reminded supporters that he still existed after Hillary Clinton announced her candidacy for president, Barbara Mikulski endorsed Clinton and Elijah Cummings says he's No. 1.

Senate Passes Bill Decriminalizing Marijuana Paraphernalia

Senate Passes Bill Decriminalizing Marijuana Paraphernalia

After some discussion and two failed amendments, the Maryland Senate on Friday passed a bill decriminalizing the use or possession of marijuana paraphernalia.

Edwards Raises $335,000 in First Month of Campaign

Edwards Raises $335,000 in First Month of Campaign

Rep. Donna Edwards has raised more than $335,000 since she declared her candidacy for the U.S. Senate, according a release from her campaign Friday.

Metro Roundup: The Return of ATO, a Power Scare and New Clues In Investigation

Metro Roundup: The Return of ATO, a Power Scare and New Clues In Investigation

Metro finally made it through a week with barely any issues. This week’s one major problem, a power outage that affected much of the District, was no fault of the transit system.