Ben Jealous

A blue wave on the Chesapeake Bay

A blue wave on the Chesapeake Bay

Election night was a big night for Democrats and Democratic values in Maryland. Much of the media coverage has focused on Larry Hogan winning re-election to the Governor’s Mansion. And it’s true, by essentially running as a moderate Democrat and claiming credit for the work of Democrats in the legislature, Mr. Hogan pulled off a significant victory for Republicans. But it’s also undeniable that Ben Jealous changed the conversation in Maryland by proposing aggressive solutions to big problems that confront our state; among them: the lack of access to health care, the need for more investments in public schools and the vital importance of stemming the opioid crisis.

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