sen. ben cardin

May 15, 2023

Alsobrooks touts growing coalition days into Senate race

Less than one week into her campaign for U.S. Senate, Prince George’s County Executive Angela Alsobrooks has a coalition of Democratic officials backing her.

Aug 8, 2018

Maryland senators ask for probe of company with Russian tie

Maryland's senators are asking Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin to review the transaction between a venture fund with Russian ties and a company deeply involved in Maryland's election infrastructure.

Jun 26, 2018

Cardin wins primary over Chelsea Manning, 6 others

Some incumbent Democrats have felt heat this election cycle as they faced self-styled progressive challengers from the left. Ben Cardin, a popular and well-funded U.S. senator in Maryland, was never one of them. On Tuesday, Cardin handily won a primary in his bid for a third Senate term, beating convicted leaker Chelsea Manning and six […]

Feb 6, 2018

Md. businessman plans run as an independent for US Senate

A Rockville-based businessman is announcing his plans to run for U.S. Senate in Maryland as an independent.

Feb 5, 2018

Sen. Cardin files for re-election, faces Chelsea Manning, others

Maryland Sen. Ben Cardin has filed for re-election, saying he always runs a very aggressive campaign on the issues and plans to do so again. This time it'll be against Chelsea Manning.

Jan 19, 2018

Chelsea Manning officially files for US Senate race

Chelsea Manning has officially filed to run for the U.S. Senate in the 2018 Maryland Democratic primary.

Jan 15, 2018

Chelsea Manning confirms US Senate run

Chelsea Manning on Sunday confirmed via Twitter that she is a candidate for U.S. Senate.

Jan 4, 2018

University of Maryland gets funding for bay

The University of Maryland is getting continuing federal funding to support the Chesapeake Bay under a state and federal partnership.

Aug 10, 2017

Roundtable to highlight development at Baltimore’s BioPark

Business leaders will hold be holding a discussion on economic development advancements at Baltimore’s BioPark. It’s being held Thursday at the University of Maryland, Baltimore’s growing community of emerging and high-growth life science companies and research centers. Sen. Ben Cardin is scheduled to attend and take a tour of the BioPark. Participants will discuss recent [&helli[...]

Aug 2, 2017

Cardin to take part in hearing on FBI headquarters

WASHINGTON — Maryland Sen. Ben Cardin is scheduled to attend a Senate hearing on canceled plans to put a new FBI headquarters in Maryland or Virginia. The Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works was to hold a hearing Wednesday in Washington. The hearing is being dubbed “FBI Headquarters Consolidation Project — What Happened and […]

Jul 17, 2017

Sen. Cardin raised nearly $1M in latest fundraising quarter

ANNAPOLIS — Sen. Ben Cardin has raised nearly $1 million in the second quarter of 2017. Financial disclosure forms reviewed by The Associated Press on Friday show the Maryland Democrat raised about $910,000 from April through June. That compares to about $325,000 raised in the first quarter. While the 73-year-old hasn’t officially announced he will run […]

Jun 30, 2017

Cardin to join small business discussion

ODENTON — Sen. Ben Cardin is joining a discussion about connections between federal issues and local small business success in Maryland. Cardin will join small business owners for the discussion on Friday in Odenton. Cardin, a Democrat, is a member of the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. He also will hear from business […]

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