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Maryland Governor’s Election 2014: On Your Mark, Get Set . . .

May 23, 2013

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EDITOR’S NOTE:  For continuing coverage of the 2014 election season in Maryland, please visit BJohnHayden.com. Thanks! The candidates for Maryland governor in 2014 are preparing to begin a year-long campaign. The most recent comprehensive roundup of news on the governor’s race can be found on one of Maryland’s premier political blogs, Maryland Juice. Click here […]

History Made In Maryland: Dream Act, Same-Sex Marriage Both Pass

November 7, 2012

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President Barack Obama wins Maryland easily. Sen. Ben Cardin re-elected easily. Seven Democrats going to House of Representatives; only one Republican. Demographics are trending Democratic in Maryland; more minorities than most places. The state is getting more Democratic all the time. Warning: Great trust and responsibility has been invested in the Democratic Party in Maryland. […]

Maryland Legislative Redistricting Maps (Proposed)

December 18, 2011

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BREAKING NEWS Gov. Martin O’Malley’s Redistricting Advisory Committee released late Friday a proposal for redrawing legislative districts for the State Senate and House of Delegates, as required under the 2010 Census. This being the last shopping weekend before Christmas, most news outlets in the state have yet to cover the story. Full data and maps are […]

Gov. Martin O’Malley Speaks Out In Support Of Worcester County Farm Family

November 18, 2011

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Gov. Martin O’Malley has taken the unusual step of intervening with the Law Clinic at his alma mater, the University of Maryland School of Law, on behalf of a beleaguered Worcester County farm family. A costly environmental lawsuit filed against the Hudson family farm has been a source of local controversy from the beginning. The […]

Jim Mathias Wins District 38 Election for State Senate

November 10, 2010

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Updated Nov. 29, 2010 The 2010 election is finally over on the Lower Eastern Shore. The results remain “unofficial,” but the votes have been counted. Del. Jim Mathias is now senator-elect in District 38, with a narrow victory over Michael James. Mathias has 23,559 votes to 22,919 for James, according to the Maryland State Election […]

Jim Mathias Widens Lead over Michael James in District 38 Absentee Ballot Count

November 5, 2010

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Del. Jim Mathias, the hard-working former mayor of Ocean City, appears to be one of the few Eastern Shore Democrats whose boat was not swamped by the Republican high tide that flooded across the U.S. on Election Day. Mathias led Republican Michael James by a paper-thin margin at the close of voting on Tuesday. In […]

Difference Between Democrats and Republicans on Maryland's Eastern Shore

October 31, 2010

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I just figured it out. Democrats are more likely to be endorsed by firefighters. Check it out: Here in District 38B, all three Democrats — Jim Mathias for State Senate, Norm Conway and Gee Williams for House of Delegates — have won the International Association of Fire Fighters endorsements. And the Republicans haven’t.