Nothing wrong with help from Russians, Trump lawyer Giuliani says
President Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani insisted there was "nothing wrong" with the president's 2016 campaign taking information from the Russians, as House Democrats pledged stepped-up investigations into campaign misconduct and possible crimes of obstruction detailed in special counsel Robert Mueller's report .
Hug, prolific Maryland fundraiser, dies at 78
Richard E. Hug, 78, a businessman and prolific fundraiser who raised money for and advised Republican political candidates ranging from former Maryland Gov. Robert L. Ehlrich Jr. to GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney, died Saturday.
Mitt Romney rejoins Marriott’s board
Marriott International Inc., of Bethesda, the largest publicly traded hotel chain in the U.S., announced that W. Mitt Romney, the unsuccessful Republican candidate for president of the United States in the 2012 election, has rejoined its board of directors.
Obama wins Md. amid robust turnout
ANNAPOLIS — President Barack Obama won Maryland’s 10 electoral votes on Tuesday, and Democrat John Delaney defeated Republican Rep. Roscoe Bartlett in the heavily Democratic state. Exit polling showed the president defeated Mitt Romney in a state where registered Democrats outnumber Republicans by a 2-1 margin. U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin won against Republican challenger Dan […]
Bethesda leads way in Md. legal sector campaign contributions
The Daily Record looked at the money the state's legal sector donated to the presidential campaigns. But where do all these lawyers live?
Maryland polls open to waiting voters
Voters lined up early across the state Tuesday to make their decisions at polling centers before heading to work, according to reports from state elections officials.
Stock traders hoping for a clear-cut winner
NEW YORK — Any stock trader will tell you that if there’s one thing investors hate, it’s uncertainty. Unfortunately, with President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney virtually tied in polls before the election Tuesday, uncertainty is one thing they are getting in spades. “It’s so up in the air, it really could go […]
Raskin rips Romney, Ryan and Robert (Bork)
State Sen. Jamie Raskin wants voters heading to the polls to remember that Robert Bork is among the legal advisers to the Republican ticket of Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan.
Law blog roundup
Welcome to Monday and the (relative) calm before the (major) storm.
‘Cox and Cocktails,’ presidential campaigns and high-context cultures
For businesspeople seeking to do business internationally, context is an important concept.
Eye Opener: Maryland no presidential battleground
The Eye Opener is back this morning with a handful of government and politics headlines from around the state.
Jobs report boosts Obama; Romney not impressed
FAIRFAX, Va. — Mitt Romney was still celebrating his widely praised debate performance when the campaign lurched in a different direction. Unemployment dropped last month to the lowest level since 2009, and suddenly it was President Barack Obama’s turn to smile. In a race dominated by the weak economy, Obama said Friday the creation of […]