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Updating Assembly candidates: General Election roundup of races

Our post primary roundup of candidates for General Assembly shows only the winners of June 24 primary. It includes every candidate that will appear in the General Election for 47 Senate seats and 141 in the House, along with their endorsements, and their cash on hand before the primary.

A handy list shows the 35 candidates who have no opponent in the fall — 14 for Senate and 21 for the House. A separate list shows the 10 incumbents who lost reelection bids, and there is also a list of 46 incumbents who are retiring from the legislature or are running for other offices.

Updating Assembly candidates: General Election roundup of races

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Our post primary roundup of candidates for General Assembly shows only the winners of June 24 primary. It includes every candidate that will appear in the General Election for 47 Senate seats and 141 in the House, along with their endorsements, and their cash on hand before the primary.

A handy list shows the 35 candidates who have no opponent in the fall — 14 for Senate and 21 for the House. A separate list shows the 10 incumbents who lost reelection bids, and there is also a list of 46 incumbents who are retiring from the legislature or are running for other offices.

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Democratic establishment largely prevails from top to bottom, as few State House incumbents lose

By the staff of MarylandReporter.comIt was a good night for Democratic incumbents in the legislature and the Democratic establishment throughout the state as favored candidates from top to bottom

Senate Republican leader Brinkley challenged from the right

Photo above: Sen. David Brinkley greets voters. By Jeremy Bauer-Wolf jeremy@marylandreporter.com In a legislature where the GOP is already drowned out by the majority Democrats, Senate  Republicans are in danger of losing

Sen. Currie faces strong challenge from veteran delegate

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In PG District 26, Sen. Muse has two strong challengers

By Margaret Sessa-Hawkins Margaret@MarylandReporter.com It is four o’clock in the afternoon, 94 degrees and oppressively muggy in Fort Washington. Lesli Thomas, Kayla Culler and Larry Jones are still going door-to-door in

In District 18, Madaleno vs. Beyer: The gay liberal incumbent senator has an even more progressive transgender challenger

Photo above: On the Political Pulse cable TV show, host Charles Duffy, left, moderates a debate between Dana Beyer, center, and Sen. Richard Madaleno. By Jeremy Bauer-Wolf jeremy@marylandreporter.com An unusual political matchup

In AG’s race, key message is ‘Jon is not Ben’

Photo above: From left, Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger, U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin endorsed Del. Jon Cardin on Monday. By Len Lazarick Len@MarylandReporter.com Michael Morrell, former communications guru for Gov. Parris Glendening and Sen.

Campaign for Harford County Senate seat turns nasty

By Jeremy Bauer-Wolf jeremy@marylandreporter.com A face-off between two Democrats for the District 34 Senate seat has turned sour, with both candidates devising websites dedicated to smearing each other. Art Helton, a former

Budget bill signed by O’Malley contained unconstitutional provisions, Gansler says

Photo above:Gov. Martin O’Malley signs the Budget Reconciliation and Financing Act last Thursday, with Senate President Mike Miller, left, and House Speaker Michael Busch, right; behind them Sen. Nancy

Baltimore Co. Democratic club fails to endorse state incumbents in dispute over local race

Photo caption: District 11 slate in 2010, from left: Sen. Bobby Zirkin, Dels. Dan Morhaim, Jon Cardin (now running for AG), Dana Stein. By Jeremy Bauer-Wolf jeremy@marylandreporter.com A Baltimore County Democratic Club,

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