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Mizeur backs Van Hollen for Senate

Mizeur backs Van Hollen for Senate

Heather R. Mizeur, a former state lawmaker who developed an energetic following among Maryland progressives during her run for governor last year, is endorsing Rep. Chris Van Hollen for Senate, according to a video posted on her Facebook page Wednesday. Mizeur's support is important because her campaign for governor had significant backing from the party's left, a space that Van Hollen's opponent, Rep. Donna F. Edwards, is trying to occupy. Put another way, Mizeur's support calls attention to Van Hollen's progressive bona fides. "There's been one person beating the fiscal drum of addressing income inequality, and that has been Chris Van Hollen,"...

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