Bernie Sanders

Sanders rallies with Jealous as Maryland Gov. Hogan seeks to boost Redmer in Baltimore County

Sanders rallies with Jealous as Maryland Gov. Hogan seeks to boost Redmer in Baltimore County

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders brought a jolt of energy Tuesday night to Democrat Ben Jealous’ struggling campaign to unseat Republican Gov. Larry Hogan, telling a raucous full house in a historic Bethesda theater that Jealous will be one of the greatest governors in U.S. history.

Meanwhile, in Baltimore County, Hogan lent some of his popularity there to Republican Al Redmer’s campaign to win the county executive post for the Republican Party for the first time since 1990.

For Sanders, an independent from Vermont, it was his fifth visit to Maryland in support of Jealous and the first of the general election campaign. Jealous was one of the most enthusiastic surrogates for Sanders...

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