| Dec 1, 2011
| 6:45 AM
Aside from Gov. Martin O'Malley's denial of any "quid pro quo," the large donations of the various wind industries to the Democratic Governors Association inexplicably coincides with the governor's past and future embrace of offshore wind ("Firms with...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 4:46 PM
Democratic governors meeting Tuesday afternoon in Los Angeles elected Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley to lead their organization for a second term, keeping him at the helm of the Democratic Governors Association for the busy 2012 election year.
In a news...
| Dec 11, 2011
| 4:18 PM
Republican Gov. Robert McDonnell of Virginia made no secret about who he thought should win Maryland's 2010 gubernatorial campaign. It wasn't Martin O'Malley.
Yet two months after O'Malley, a Democrat, sailed to victory, McDonnell showed up in...
| Nov 3, 2010
| 6:50 AM
Democratic Gov. Martin O'Malley cruised to a second term Tuesday - and with it, won the opportunity to guide the state in what he hopes will be an improving economy - while Republican former Gov. Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. suffered a second consecutive...
| Dec 10, 2010
| 7:17 AM
Martin O'Malley was selected by his peers Wednesday to chair the Democratic Governors Association, a platform from which he says he will build the party and promote candidates who will invest in education and infrastructure.
"Our agenda is one of...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 6:57 PM
Saying Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has "battled through issues of historic proportions" in his first term, including the Newtown school massacre and destructive storms, the top executive for Northeast Utilities has asked about 50 of his managers throughout...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 8:15 PM
Faced with a major primary challenge earlier this year, Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn kicked his fundraising efforts into overdrive and raised nearly $2 million in six months in anticipation of a bruising fight.
But after the threat of a major Democratic...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 3:29 PM
A Republican activist's complaint to the state elections agency says that even though Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has not declared his candidacy for re-election next year, he's actually been a candidate in the 2014 election since the beginning of...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 5:39 AM
Wealthy Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner is adding $500,000 of his own money to his campaign, an amount that will trigger a provision allowing his three GOP rivals and Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn to raise unlimited amounts from contributors.
| Oct 29, 2013
| 4:40 PM
Thumbs down on Major League Baseball for starting so many playoff and World Series games after 8 p.m., too late for children — the audience of tomorrow — to watch more than a couple of innings. Baseball survives despite the people who run it....
| Oct 26, 2013
| 2:50 PM
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and the state Democratic Party have said as little as possible about Malloy's weekend fundraising trip to California Oct. 18-20, despite demands by the Senate Republican leader for details after a politician's tweet suggested the...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 4:33 PM
If you are a lobbyist or the client of one, watch for a consumer alert warning of a political fundraising shakedown. You may get squeezed for as much as $100,000. The squeezer is one-time campaign finance reformer Democratic and Working Families Gov....