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Maryland's growing independent ranks

Maryland's growing independent ranks

Your recent article referencing the growing trend of unaffiliated, or otherwise known as independent, voters throughout Maryland, is a national trend that has highlighted the fact that voters in this country have grown weary of petty partisan politics ("Independent voters grow despite competitive primary contests," Aug. 22). As a registered unaffiliated voter and the former chairman of the Independent Movement of Maryland, I can speak to the fact that most independent voters would rather not have to vote in a Republican or Democratic primary, but rather would advocate for open primaries where the top two candidates, regardless of party affiliation, would move on to the general...

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