Maryland Democrats chose public policy consultant Maya Rockeymoore Cummings to lead their party with a vote Saturday of the state central committee.
Rockeymoore Cummings defeated incumbent Kathleen Matthews, a Montgomery County businesswoman, to become chairwoman of the Maryland Democratic Party for the next four years.
Maryland Democrats are united and strong, Rockeymoore Cummings said in a statement after her victory.
“I promised Democrats across Maryland that I would listen to them, and that’s exactly what I’m going to do,” she said. “I will continue reaching out to our committees, our elected officials, and our voters to develop my Go DEEP Plan, so that we enter...