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Laura Neuman

Delegate slates offer insight into presidential campaigns

Delegate slates offer insight into presidential campaigns

Donald Trump is the front-runner in the race for the Republican presidential nomination, but the billionaire's campaign was unable to identify 48 Marylanders willing to represent him on the state's primary ballot in April.

Both Democratic candidates for president filed a full slate of delegates to their conventions, but former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton drew more from the state's pool of elected officials than Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders — reflecting a national narrative that she has stronger support among the party's establishment.

Maryland's process of selecting presidential delegates is arcane and widely ignored by voters. But the delegate slates filed by...

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