Democratic Convention

Sen. Barbara Mikulski, the ‘Little General in Pearls,’ Leaves Lasting Legacy

PHILADELPHIA — Known as a “little general in pearls,” a legendary Maryland lawmaker and just plain “Barb,” the country’s longest-serving female senator, Barbara Mikulski, is attending her last Democratic National Convention as a public official – and plans to go out with a bang.

Maryland Leaders Take DNC Stage, Call for Party Unity on Tumultuous Day

Two prominent Marylanders, former NAACP president and CEO Ben Jealous and Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Baltimore, will be featured speakers on the first night of the Democratic National Convention.

Storify | Maryland Democratic Delegate Sets Twitter on Fire

Dylan Goldberg, an at-large delegate to the Democratic National Convention from Columbia, tweeted up a storm during the Republican National Convention.

Bernie Sanders’ Maryland Democratic Delegates Cheer Removal of DNC Chair

Bernie Sanders’ Maryland delegates cheered the removal of Debbie Wasserman Schultz as chair of the Democratic party following leaked emails that show the party working to sandbag the Sanders campaign.

Bernie Sanders Delegates from Maryland Come to Terms with Hillary Clinton as Candidate

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders’ supporters in the Maryland delegation at the Democratic National Convention are following his lead in endorsing presumptive nominee Hillary Clinton.

Rehabbing Nation’s Infrastructure Could Unite Candidates’ Divergent Economic Plans

With big differences in economic policy separating the presidential candidates, leaving voters to sift through the speeches at the back-to-back political nominating conventions this month, one researcher said there’s common ground that could help boost wages, create jobs and close the socioeconomic status gap.

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

State and Port of Baltimore benefit heavily from international trade.

O’Malley Courts House Democrats as Poll Gives Him 7 Percent Support in Maryland

Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley met with the House Democratic Caucus Tuesday morning in an effort to earn more support for his presidential run as he continues to struggle in the polls.

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.