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Robert L. Ehrlich Jr.
Brown took out $500,000 loan from union
Brown took out $500,000 loan from union

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Anthony G. Brown has taken out a $500,000 loan from the Laborers International Union in a move the rival campaign of Republican Larry Hogan called a sign of desperation. Brown campaign manager Justin Schall said Saturday that the borrowing was simply a matter of cash flow. He said it would be paid in full by Election Day. “We will not have any debt after the election,” Schall said. The loan was listed in the campaign finance report the Brown campaign filed late Friday night. It shows that Brown’s campaign committee took out the loan from the Laborers Political League Education Fund on Oct. 6 at an interest rate of 4.25 percent. ...