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Baltimore women organize event for Van Hollen

Baltimore women organize event for Van Hollen

A handful of prominent Baltimore-area Democratic women are organizing an event for Maryland Senate candidate Chris Van Hollen, including a powerful state lawmaker and the chief of staff to Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake.

The event, scheduled for Dec. 10, is being organized by Del. Adrienne A. Jones of Baltimore County, Baltimore NAACP president Tessa Hill-Aston and Rawlings-Blake chief of staff Kaliope Parthemos, among others, according to an invitation obtained by The Sun.

The "Baltimore Region Women for Van Hollen" will come just days after Emily's List said it would spend $1 million on advertising in the Baltimore region for Van Hollen's opponent, Rep....