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Clinton, Trump Cruise to Victories in Maryland Primary

Clinton, Trump Cruise to Victories in Maryland Primary

Networks project winners seconds after the polls closed

Talk of Restrictions Watched Closely in Trade-Busy Maryland

Talk of Restrictions Watched Closely in Trade-Busy Maryland

State and Port of Baltimore benefit heavily from international trade.

Hoyer: Trump or Cruz as GOP Nominee is a Chance for House Democratic Majority

Hoyer: Trump or Cruz as GOP Nominee is a Chance for House Democratic Majority

Hoyer says that if Trump or Cruz win the GOP nomination, they could hurt Republicans running for reelection. The Democrats could take the majority of the House of Representatives if they gain 30 seats in 2016.

Two Presidential Candidates with Maryland Ties Face Tough Road

Two Presidential Candidates with Maryland Ties Face Tough Road

Ben Carson and Carly Fiorina, the two remaining presidential candidates with ties to Maryland, didn't do well in the Iowa caucuses and it's difficult to see where they can do better in the primaries ahead.

How Well Do Presidential Polls Predict Winners? Compare 2016 and 2008

How Well Do Presidential Polls Predict Winners? Compare 2016 and 2008

With one year until the general election, Hillary Clinton holds a wide lead in the Democratic primary, just as she did in 2008. Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley still sits at 3 percent and hopes he can make a name for himself in time for the Iowa caucus.

Convention Tweet-O-Meter 2012

Convention Tweet-O-Meter 2012

Compare the Twitter-world reactions of notable speakers from this year's national political conventions in this interactive graphic.

Storify: Democrats and Republicans Crash Rival Conventions

Storify: Democrats and Republicans Crash Rival Conventions

Last week, Gov. Martin O'Malley and other Democrats crashed the GOP convention in Tampa to counter Republican arguments. This week, Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and other area Republicans crashed the Democratic fest in Charlotte.

Black Vote Softens in Wake of Obama Stance on Same-sex Marriage, Unemployment

Black Vote Softens in Wake of Obama Stance on Same-sex Marriage, Unemployment

Obama's support for same-sex marriage and high unemployment are tempering African-American voters' enthusiasm

Maryland Delegation Makes Goals Clear

Maryland Delegation Makes Goals Clear

After arriving in Charlotte prior to the Democratic National Convention, it was time for the Maryland delegation to celebrate. But state Democratic Party Chair Yvette Lewis let her group know there was work to be done in the upcoming week.