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  • Gansler ad touts his record on environment, but claims are overstated

    Gansler ad touts his record on environment, but claims are overstated
    A 30-second TV spot by Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler touts his record enforcing environmental laws, vowing that if he's elected governor he'll continue to fight for clean air and a clean Chesapeake Bay. What the ad says: The spot opens with...
  • Brown ad offers feel-good generalities on economy

    Brown ad offers feel-good generalities on economy
    Democrat Anthony G. Brown's campaign calls his new 30-second television spot "Not About the Numbers." The ad lives up to its title by offering no statistics, just broad generalities about Maryland's economy. What the ad says: The ad opens with a shot of...
  • Gansler spot focuses on teachers' effectiveness

    Gansler spot focuses on teachers' effectiveness
    A 30-second television spot for Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler's gubernatorial campaign highlights the Democrat's pledge to "lift up all our kids" by ensuring that teachers are placed in classrooms based on effectiveness over seniority. What the ad...
  • Brown ad focuses on role as adoptive father

    Brown ad focuses on role as adoptive father
    A 30-second television spot for Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown focuses on his role as an adoptive father while getting in some plugs for the O'Malley administration's record on adoption and foster care. What the ad says: The ad shows Brown playing basketball...
  • Republicans criticize O'Malley, but rarely each other, in GOP primary debate

    Republicans criticize O'Malley, but rarely each other, in GOP primary debate
    Republican candidates for Maryland governor criticized the O’Malley administration - but rarely each other – in a tame radio debate today that touched on the state’s handgun permit law and 2013 death penalty repeal. The 60-minute,...
  • In Pasadena, fellow Republicans line up to challenge Don Dwyer

    In Pasadena, fellow Republicans line up to challenge Don Dwyer
    Del. Don Dwyer is spending his final day in jail Sunday, completing a 60-day sentence for his 2013 drunken-driving and drunken-boating convictions. But while that debt to society will be paid, the Anne Arundel Republican acknowledges there's a political...
  • Endorsements: a delicate dance in the governor's race

    Endorsements: a delicate dance in the governor's race
    Go ahead and try pinning down Montgomery County Executive Isiah "Ike" Leggett about whom he'll endorse in the Democratic primary for governor. Leggett may smile politely, but he will be wincing on the inside. You might as well ask him which of his...
  • Mizeur to propose increase in need-based college aid

    Mizeur to propose increase in need-based college aid
    Citing a report that Marylanders are carrying the highest level of student debt in the country, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Heather R. Mizeur will propose a plan Monday to make college more affordable and increase need-based financial aid....
  • Memo to TV stations: Airing candidate debates a civic duty

    Memo to TV stations: Airing candidate debates a civic duty
    What a sorry state of affairs I discovered last week when I started reporting the TV aspect of the first Democratic gubernatorial debate. I quickly came to understand that Baltimoreans would not be seeing the event, which will be staged Wednesday at...
  • GOP governor candidates to debate again on May 31

    GOP governor candidates to debate again on May 31
    The second debate among the four GOP candidates for governor has been scheduled for May 31 on the Salisbury University campus, according to the Maryland Republican Party. The 60-minute debate will be broadcast and streamed live, beginning at 7 p.m.,...
  • Ad hominem attacks [Commentary]

    Ad hominem attacks [Commentary]
    The next governor of Maryland has big shoes to fill. He or she will follow an administration that has made Maryland a model for effective, progressive governance. One of the candidates running for the position, Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown, has served as the...
  • Gansler spot critical of health exchange 'debacle'

    Gansler spot critical of health exchange 'debacle'
    A 60-second radio spot by Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler criticizes Maryland's online health insurance exchange — and by extension Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown, his rival in the Democratic campaign for governor. What the ad says: The ad begins...