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2016 Senate Race

Szeliga, Van Hollen speak to B'Nai Israel forum

Del. Kathy Szeliga and Rep. Chris Van Hollen, appearing Sunday at a Rockville synagogue, both pledged to support Israel if elected to Maryland's open Senate seat. But the candidates differed sharply on whether the Iran nuclear deal was the best path toward supporting the United States' chief ally...

Van Hollen wins testy race for Mikulski's seat

Van Hollen wins testy race for Mikulski's seat

Rep. Chris Van Hollen, a seven-term congressman who has risen rapidly through the ranks of the Democratic leadership in Washington, won the party's nomination for Maryland's open Senate seat Tuesday. The son of a Baltimore family, Van Hollen ran as a pragmatic deal maker in a time of polarized...

  • Edwards, Van Hollen begin final push in Baltimore region

    Edwards, Van Hollen begin final push in Baltimore region

    Rep. Donna F. Edwards won the backing Tuesday of Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby — her highest-profile elected endorsement to date — as several other candidates running to succeed retiring Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski spent time campaigning in the battleground region a week before the primary....

  • Chris Van Hollen pushes message of effectiveness

    Chris Van Hollen pushes message of effectiveness

    Rep. Chris Van Hollen went to the White House more than a dozen times to discuss spending and taxes during touchy federal budget negotiations on Capitol Hill a few years ago. But he rarely left without pulling the president aside to ask about something else. The Montgomery County Democrat wanted...

  • Donna Edwards revels in outsider approach to politics

    Donna Edwards revels in outsider approach to politics

    Years before Rep. Donna F. Edwards took her seat in the House of Representatives, she and a small group of advocates trudged through the halls of Capitol Hill in search of any lawmaker who would listen to a message that wasn't easy to hear. Bill text in hand, Edwards marched from office to office...

  • Marilyn Mosby to endorse Donna Edwards for Senate

    Marilyn Mosby to endorse Donna Edwards for Senate

    Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby will endorse Rep. Donna F. Edwards' bid for Senate, the campaign said Monday. The endorsement, which the campaign said in a news advisory will take place on Tuesday in Baltimore, would represent the highest-profile endorsement she has received from an...

  • Van Hollen raises $1.8M in 2016

    Van Hollen raises $1.8M in 2016

    Rep. Chris Van Hollen raised $1.8 million this year in his bid for Maryland's open Senate seat -- eclipsing his opponent's haul -- and will continue to enjoy a significant cash advantage in the final days of the campaign, reports made public Friday show. Van Hollen, of Montgomery County, reported...

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