Robert L. Ehrlich Jr.

Martin O'Malley endorses Rushern Baker in Democratic race for Maryland governor

Martin O'Malley endorses Rushern Baker in Democratic race for Maryland governor

Former Gov. Martin O’Malley endorsed Rushern L. Baker III for the Democratic nomination for Maryland governor Thursday at a news conference outside the State House in Annapolis.

And in a bizarre twist of political happenstance, guess who happened to be in the background during O’Malley’s appearance with Baker? Former Gov. Robert L. Ehrlich Jr., the Republican whom O’Malley ousted in 2006.

The Democratic former governor urged his fellow party members to choose the Prince George’s County executive to challenge Republican

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