Cummings the clear choice No one close: Margin of victory leaves little doubt about voters' preference.
Reid finishes 2nd Kondner wins GOP; voter turnout low in city, Balto. Co.; CAMPAIGN 1996
Down to the wire in the 7th Cummings' tenacity: He knows when to compromise and when to speak out.; CAMPAIGN 1996
7th District race is too fluid to predict Cummings is viewed as leader, but 4 others may not be far behind
Mfume's task doesn't end with saving NAACPIs...
In 7th District race, a gaggle of unknowns Nine of the 32 candidates making 1st bid for office; CAMPAIGN 1996
Known names in 7th District Some candidates are community activists or ran for office before; CAMPAIGN 1996
Candidates step from pulpit into politics Four ministers compete in 7th District contest; CAMPAIGN 1996
The best for Congress The Sun's choices: Incumbents and challengers in Maryland's eight districts.
Balto. Co. leader backs Kelley for 7th District Ruppersberger says Md. senator will represent county, city interests
Mfume embarks on 'journey for change' NAACP president takes office in D.C.
Mfume takes office as head of an NAACP living within its means New president promises unspecified changes
Cummings and Clark for the 7th Special election: Successor to Kweisi Mfume must be able to confront urban problems.
Get ready: Campaign ad blitz is coming 7th District contest to close with flurry of TV, radio spots; CAMPAIGN 1996
NAACP seeks to improve image with revamped awards show Program will air on Fox; organization could net $250,000 to $500,000
Blount, labor group endorse Cummings in 7th District race Pettit gets support of Mitchell, Gaddy
NAACP celebrates a new era with Mfume taking the helm Allies of ousted Gibson may make last stand at weekend meeting
7th District race shows churches' role in politics But some question propriety of influence; CAMPAIGN 1996
Mfume has $188,000 at his disposal Campaign funds go with him when he leaves House Sunday; NAACP possible beneficiary; He also could finance a return to politics or other candidates
Kind acts, loose language and Baltimore Ravens
Candidates speak out on health concerns 7th District Democrats vow to fight health cuts; CAMPAIGN 1996
In yesterday's editions of The Sun, it...
The jaws of victory A job and a half: Congress is nor glamorous, and Kweisi Mfume warns his would-be successors that they'll have to give up their lives to keep up with the work
The NAACP and the crisis next time
Crowded race in the Seventh To succeed Mfume: Candidates galore but a dearth of issues in congressional race.
3 days left to register for primary
Cummings wins endorsement of Catonsville-area coalition Candidacy picks up speed in 7th District campaign
Labor group rejects endorsement of Reid Vote leaves unions free to back any 7th District candidate
BGE machinist, former Baltimore City sheriff join primary race for Mfume's 7th District seat Democratic field now 27; Cornish is fifth for GOP
Potential power pocket in the 7th District race: Political leaders in Catonsville and Woodlawn say their bloc of votes will mean victory for the candidate they choose to back.
Crosse to seek court ban on combining 7th District primaries
Approval of joint vote means more could seek Mfume seat 7th District-state primary adds day to filing period
Bill would set 7th primary for March 5
Mfume asks potential big NAACP donors to hold off Incoming president wants to give 'the masses' a chance to help group
Three Democrats quit 7th District congressional race 29 candidates remain in March 5 primaries
Cummings backed for 7th District
Eastside group endorses Cummings in 7th District Former candidate pledges major support
7th District forum: one seat, many candidates 22 of 32 seeking to replace Mfume offer varied views
Selected 7th District candidates gather Community leaders sponsor private forum to discuss Mfume seat
Marylander of the Year: Kweisi Mfume Self-made leader: NAACP taps congressional talent to head crusade for American rights.
Mfume seeks to invigorate NAACP Internet, recruitment of young, help from athletes also in plans
Mfume says he favors no candidate as successor 28 Democrats file in 7th District race
Scrambling for Mfume's seat Seventh District: Name recognition, money will decide election among 32 candidates.
Record number of candidates seeking Md. congressional seats Nearly 100 enter races for seats in Congress
7th District fray creates turmoil Election: Some politicians worry that the free-for-all to replace Rep. Kweisi Mfume could shatter the power of the city's West Side vote.
Young won't seek Mfume's seat in Congress Legislator says he wants to stay in state Senate
Separate filing deadlines ordered for two 7th District contests Date to sign up to finish Mfume's term not yet set
Lawyer is candidate in 7th District He cites experience in civil rights cases
Governor can't fill Mfume's spot No appointments: Glendening must announce special election to get congressman's successor.
Mfume's call Breaking away: Baltimore's congressman faces the biggest of his many challenges in trying to rebuild the NAACP.