Candidate: Rushern Baker, 59
Lives in: Cheverly
Family: Married, three children
Running mate: Elizabeth Embry, 40, former chief of the attorney general’s criminal division.
Bio: Baker is a two-term Prince George’s County executive and former three-term state delegate who got his start as a community organizer. He grew up in a military family and served as a lawyer for the U.S. Army Reserves for 14 years.
Candidate: Ben Jealous, 45
Profession: Civil rights advocate, finance