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Incumbent Ike Leggett Nets Nomination For Montgomery County Executive

In the Democratic primary for Montgomery County executive, two-term incumbent Ike Leggett is the winner.
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Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown Wins Democratic Nomination In Maryland Primary

At times, it was a bruising primary, filled with negative ads and sharp-elbowed debates, and the early primary date didn't help either as voter turnout was low across the board. But all that matters is the final result—and it was a clear, resounding victory for Anthony Brown.
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Maryland Beer Primary: The Taste Of Election Day

Maryland's gubernatorial candidates offer their favorite beer selections ahead of Tuesday's primary — who has the taste necessary to be the next governor?

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Brown, Hogan Take Home Wins In Maryland Primaries

Polls in Maryland are officially closed in Maryland and in the race for governor, Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown has gotten the nod for Democrats and Larry Hogan was victorious among Republicans.

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Ahead Of Primary Day, Cardin's Lead In Maryland's Attorney General Race Tightens

In the Democratic race for Maryland attorney general, Baltimore County Del. Jon Cardin has seen his lead over State Sen. Brian Frosh disappear over criticisms of his attendance record in Annapolis.
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Why Maryland Gubernatorial Candidates Have Turnout On The Brain

Polls, campaigning, advertisements, mailers... the candidates for governor in the Maryland Democratic primary have done all of them. But the result is likely to come down to one thing: voter turnout.
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Breaking Down the Primary Vote in Maryland

Early analysis of what primary elections mean for the future of the Old Line State.

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Craig, George Pledge To Repeal Gun Restrictions If Elected

David Craig and Ron George say they would focus on cutting taxes if elected to Maryland's top office, but they would also take aim at one of Gov. Martin O'Malley's signature achievements: New restrictions on gun ownership.
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Hogan, Lollar Target Taxes In GOP Gubernatorial Race In Maryland

Maryland typically swings Democratic in the race for governor, but two leading GOP candidates say their platforms based on eliminating government waste and rolling back tax increases are winners.

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Mizeur Chases History In Democratic Bid For Maryland Governor

Policies like avoiding corporate money and endorsing the legalization of marijuana set Heather Mizeur apart from her gubernatorial competitors, but it's also hard to forget that she would be both Maryland's first female governor and it's first openly gay one.