Former Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown -- who lost the 2014 gubernatorial race -- defeated county prosecutor Glenn F. Ivey in the Democratic primary for the open congressional seat in the Prince George’s County-centered 4th District.
"Thank you for placing your trust in me as your Democratic nominee," Brown tweeted.
For Brown, there was little break between losing the 2014 gubernatorial race to Republican Larry Hogan and launching his bid for the 4th District seat being vacated by Rep. Donna F. Edwards, who ran for the Senate.
Brown, who was Gov. Martin O’Malley’s lieutenant governor for eight years, sought unsuccessfully to become the state's first...