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Ex-Maryland Rep. Edwards running for PG county executive (access required)

Former Maryland Congresswoman Donna Edwards has announced she’s running for Prince George’s county executive. Edwards joins the list of candidates hoping to succeed incumbent County Executive Rushern Baker. Baker, who is term-limited, is running for governor. The Democratic race for the ...

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Seven state legislators work on State Circle, have their eyes on Capitol Hill (access required)

Six state lawmakers are campaigning this year to leave the State House in favor of a seat in the U.S. Capitol, and a seventh says he will file campaign documents within a week with hope to make the move to Congress as well.

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6th District brawl main event in House races

WASHINGTON — Candidates in Maryland’s 6th Congressional District focused their last-minute campaigning mainly on Montgomery and Frederick counties Tuesday as voters went to the polls to choose their parties’ nominees. The western Maryland district, a longtime GOP stronghold, was drastically ...

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Former prosecutor Ivey to run for Congress against Edwards

UPPER MARLBORO — Glenn Ivey, the former Prince George’s County prosecutor, plans to run for the congressional seat held by Democratic Rep. Donna Edwards, according to a spokesman. Ramon Korionoff, who was Ivey’s spokesman as state’s attorney, said Tuesday that ...

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Edwards submits alternative redistricting map

ANNAPOLIS — Maryland Rep. Donna Edwards has submitted an alternative congressional redistricting map that she says addresses concerns about diluting minority voting strength. Edwards made her proposal public on Monday, as lawmakers were gathering for a special session to redraw ...

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Rep. Edwards doesn’t support redistricting plan

ANNAPOLIS — Maryland Rep. Donna Edwards said Tuesday she doesn’t support a redistricting plan in its current form because it doesn’t adequately represent minorities. The proposal would reduce the number of African-Americans who are eligible to vote in her 4th ...

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Harris, Edwards workers paid as contractors

WASHINGTON — Republican Congressman-elect Andy Harris and Democratic Rep. Donna Edwards, unlike other Maryland congressional candidates, did not provide health insurance, cover payroll taxes or pay for unemployment insurance for their campaign workers, a practice that may skirt IRS rules. ...

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