| Dec 3, 2013
| 4:48 PM
Three years after touting his medical background as he campaigned for Congress, Rep. Andy Harris is emerging as a top spokesman in opposition to Obamacare — and taking on other health policy issues as well.
For Harris, a Baltimore County...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 6:45 AM
I live in Maryland's 1st District and am represented by Rep. Andy Harris. Your article showed us just what we can expect from him ("In blue Maryland, Andy Harris proudly stands on the right," Oct. 20).
He has done nothing during his term to show he...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Just hours before the House of Representatives passed the bipartisan plan to reopen the government last week, Republicans emerged from a final meeting on the matter with grim faces and tight lips.
Except for Rep. Andy Harris.
While many of his...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 11:51 AM
If you're a liberal living in Maryland, there's been plenty of reason to smile lately. The Old Line State continues to beat a steady path toward leading a new vanguard of progressive policy and politics in the United States.
Let's start with last...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 9:55 AM
Once again, there won't be much national interest in the 2012 federal election results here in Maryland next month.
President Barack Obama, who carried the state by 25 percentage points four years ago, is a cinch to capture the state's 10 electoral votes...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 3:36 PM
Two Democratic candidates in Maryland's 1st Congressional District remained locked Thursday in a too-close-to-call contest for the party's nomination, after an initial tally of absentee ballots left them separated by fewer than 100 votes.
In the only...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 4:53 PM
U.S.House candidate Wendy Rosen shifted her attention to the general election Thursday after her opponent conceded the race for the Democratic nomination in Maryland's 1st District — ending the final disputed contest from last week's statewide...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 2:33 PM
Former U.S. Rep. Frank M. Kratovil Jr. may not have gotten a more Democrat-friendly district in which to attempt a return to Congress, but he's received a consolation prize in the form of a judgeship.
Gov. Martin O"Malley announced Wednesday that he...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 5:11 PM
Gov. Martin O'Malley announced Wednesday the appointment of former Rep. Frank M. Kratovil Jr., who was defeated in his re-election bid in 2010, to a District Court judgeship in Queen Anne's County.
Kratovil, a Democrat, served a single term in Congress...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 6:25 PM
Nearly a half-dozen Maryland state lawmakers are hoping to exploit the nation's anti-incumbent mood with campaigns for Congress that focus heavily on Washington's dysfunction.
Two Republican state senators, David Brinkley of Frederick County and Nancy...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 1:33 PM
Democratic former Congressman Frank Kratovil's name could appear on the ballot again in 2014, if a group of supporters have their way.
A "recruit Frank Kratovil" campaign has been launched to entice him to run for Attorney General in the next state-wide...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 6:01 PM
Despite well-known challengers and widespread dissatisfaction with Washington, most of Maryland's incumbents in the House of Representatives appear to be cruising to re-election — a result of convoluted congressional districts and large Democratic...