| Nov 19, 2013
| 6:10 PM
After touring the expansion of the Panama Canal, Vice President Joe Biden and Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said Tuesday they plan to increase their advocacy for a proposed CSX transfer station in Baltimore.
"You had [Panama] President [Ricardo]...
| Jan 12, 2013
As the son of a woman, the husband of a woman and the father of daughters and granddaughters, I celebrate the record number of females who are now United States senators. However, I do see some differences in the way these and other women are treated,...
| Dec 2, 2012
| 6:25 AM
President Barack Obama no longer needs Gov. Martin O'Malley as a top campaign surrogate, and the Democratic Governors Association is set to elect someone else as its chairman on Monday when the group meets in Los Angeles.
But neither development is...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Last week's column was all about why certain of us (49 percent nationally) continue to identify with the party of individualism and free markets.
This week, a related topic: what it will take to increase that 49 percent to 51 percent in 2016.
| May 8, 2012
| 12:05 PM
The Eastern Shore's embattled Democrats, routinely outvoted in one of the redder regions of a very blue state, will have something to cheer about June 3 when Democratic National Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz appears at a fundraiser for President...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 2:00 AM
On weekday mornings, I'll post the most controversial, shocking and (of course) ridiculous stories for your reading pleasure. That way, when you walk into work, you'll be the master of witty conversation.
• Migraine-gate? Did Michele...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 6:35 PM
In the state's first large-scale campaign event of the 2012 election cycle, Maryland Democrats hosted their party's national leader Wednesday for a rally intended to energize voters and drum up support for President Barack Obama's re-election.
| Apr 22, 2014
| 11:34 AM
WASHINGTON -- The global spotlight -- and traffic nightmare -- that goes along with hosting a national political convention could be coming to Orlando in 2016.
According to a letter released today by Democratic leaders, Orlando is one of 15 cities in...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 3:46 PM
Chicago, the home of President Barack Obama and one of the nation’s top Democratic mayors, is among 15 cities that have been asked to submit proposals to host the 2016 Democratic presidential nominating convention, party officials said Tuesday....
| Apr 18, 2014
| 12:56 PM
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This week's TV Movies
Orphan Black Tatiana Maslany stars as Sarah...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 8:37 AM
There’s a lot of local interest in the books penned by the polar opposites of South Florida congressional politics – U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston, chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, and former U.S. Rep. Allen...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Through May 18
Asaroton - 2000 to 2013 by Vanessa Somer Vreeland
Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens
Asaroton (the unswept floor) was inspired by a Roman epoch mosaic in the Vatican museums. Using the same marble and shape as the original masterpiece, Vreeland&...