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This week in politics: The Teflon Donald

This week in politics: The Teflon Donald

Here’s The Sun editorial board’s take on who’s up and who’s down this week in politics:

Donna Edwards. Up. Rep. Chris Van Hollen may be the darling of the Maryland Democratic establishment, but the latest Goucher poll shows the 57-year-old 4th District congresswoman is just as popular a choice among Democratic voters to fill the Senate seat of the retiring Barbara Mikulski. The poll has Ms. Edwards with 39 percent of the vote, Mr. Van Hollen, 37 percent and a whopping 25 percent still undecided.
No surprises here. A previous poll showed a deadlocked race, too.

The bigger question is whether Mr. Van Hollen’s 10-to-1...