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Va. GOP Candidates Forgo Primary, Agree to Party Canvass

Prince William County Board of Supervisors Chairman Corey Stewart will seek re-election through a party canvass after a clerical error denied him the right to compete in a primary.

03/26/2015

Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks at Syracuse Universitys S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications presentation of the Toner Prize for Excellence in Political Reporting in Washington, DC, on March 23, 2015. (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Clinton Campaign To Focus On Money For Primaries

Hillary Rodham Clinton’s fundraising team only plans to raise money for the presidential primaries when she launches her 2016 campaign and initially will avoid general election fundraising.

03/25/2015

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For Clinton, Deciding How To Prepare For A Low-Key Primary

The challenge ahead for Hillary Rodham Clinton is one faced by few White House hopefuls: running a primary campaign in which she faces little competition, if any at all.

02/01/2015

The Maryland State Capitol Building (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Incumbents Sweep Maryland Congressional Races

Maryland’s eight members of Congress have all been nominated to serve new terms.

06/24/2014

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Maryland Voters Decide State Legislative Primaries

Several Maryland candidates are trying to make political comebacks as they face off in primary matchups after ethical and legal problems.

06/23/2014

Attorney General Doug Gansler officially launched a 17-stop tour in his campaign for Maryland governor on Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013. (Credit: Kevin Rincon/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Gansler Proposes Middle Class Tax Cut

Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler is proposing a middle class tax cut, as Maryland’s primary in the governor’s race is less than two weeks away.

06/12/2014

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Md. Officials Encourage Early Voting

Gov. Martin O’Malley and Maryland House Speaker Michael Busch are calling attention to the start of early voting.

06/11/2014

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Tea Party Losing Races But Tugging GOP Rightward

Tuesday’s high-profile primary elections may extend a streak of sorts for tea party Republicans: losing individual races but winning the larger ideological war by tugging the GOP rightward.

05/18/2014

Maryland Democratic gubernatorial candidates Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown (left), Attorney General Doug Gansler (center), and Del. Heather Mizeur.

Gansler, Brown and Mizeur in Md. Democratic Primary Debate

Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown and Attorney General Doug Gansler clashed over Maryland’s rocky health care exchange rollout in a Democratic primary debate Wednesday night in the state’s governor’s race.

05/07/2014

File photo of  U.S. Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH). (credit: Win McNamee)

Boehner Cruises To Easy Win In GOP Primary

House Speaker John Boehner has defeated two tea party challengers as he seeks his 13th term in Congress.

05/06/2014

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