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Glenn Ivey Launches Congressional Bid to Replace Donna Edwards

Former Prince George's County State's Attorney Glenn Ivey has officially kicked off his bid to replace Donna Edwards in Maryland's 4th Congressional District.

James E. Proctor, 79, Longtime Md. Delegate, Dies

Maryland Del. James E. Proctor Jr., who represented the Southern portion of Prince George's County for 25 years, passed away Thursday. He was 79.

Maryland Senate Seat Heats Up

The Maryland Democratic primary for Sen. Barbara Mikulski's seat has been heating up since March when the state’s ranking Democrat in Congress announced her retirement after from what will be 30 years in the Senate. The race could result in ...

Ben Carson Catches Donald Trump in Iowa Poll

Ben Carson has surged to the front of pack in the race for the GOP presidential nomination, tying front-runner Donald Trump in a new poll in the first-in-the-nation caucus state of Iowa.

Judges Assigned to Rule on Makeup of Corrine Brown’s Congressional District

After the Florida Republican-dominated state legislature failed to redraw Rep. Corrine Brown's congressional district and seven others that had been gerrymandered to favor Republicans, a three-judge federal panel was named to do the job for them.

Bernie Sanders Agrees to Talk Racial Justice with Activist

Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders said in a tweet this week he's willing to meet with civil rights activist DeRay McKesson and others to discuss his platform for racial equality.

Ben Carson Impresses in First GOP Presidential Debate

Standing out in the bloated field of Republican presidential hopefuls is tough, but retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson did just that Thursday night during the first GOP debate in Cleveland.

First 6 Months Eventful for Md. Lt. Gov. Rutherford

The schedule for Maryland Lt. Gov. Boyd Rutherford has been a bit hectic during his first six months as the state's second-highest public official.

Rep. Chaka Fattah Indicted in Racketeering Case

Philadelphia Rep. Chaka Fattah was indicted Wednesday in a racketeering and conspiracy case in which he is accused of misappropriating hundreds of thousands of dollars in federal, charitable and campaign monies.

Alvin Thornton Officially Makes Bid for Congress

Alvin Thornton, who's credited with creating a formula that increased public education funding throughout Maryland, formally announced his bid for Congress Tuesday night at the Glenarden Municipal Center in Glenarden.

Ben Carson Wins DC GOP Poll

Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson won the DC Republican Party straw poll on Monday.

U.S. Attorney Still Tracking Vincent Gray

For former D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray, life must be a little like living in the Twilight Zone.

Chris Christie Announces Presidential Bid, Joins Crowded GOP Field

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Tuesday that he will run for president in 2016, joining an ever-growing field for the GOP nomination.

Hillary Clinton Campaigns at George Mason University

On the heels of an historic week for Democrats with the Affordable Care Act and the constitutionality of same-sex marriages becoming the law of the land, presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's campaign rolled into Northern Virginia for an evening rally hosted ...

Veteran Political Operatives Join Hillary Clinton Campaign

Hillary Clinton has added a veteran political pollster from her husband's 1996 re-election campaign to her team of strategists, BuzzFeed reported Monday.