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Politics Roundup: At-Large Council Candidate Wilhelm Says He Met Threshold to Receive Public Financing Money

Plus: Madaleno receives Victory Fund endorsement; two gubernatorial candidates roll out policy plans on combating opioid addiction, sexual harassment
11/17/17

District 15 Incumbents Latest To Announce Formation of Re-Election Slate

Candidates also running jointly in other districts in Montgomery County
11/17/17

Updated: Democrats Seeking County Executive Post Meet in Six-Way Debate

Contenders discuss economic development, transportation
11/15/17

Watch the Montgomery County Executive Candidate Debate Live

Six Democratic candidates will appear at 4 p.m.
11/15/17

After Four Decades Serving in Annapolis, Del. Sheila Hixson Announces She Won’t Run Again

State, local Democrats gather at Silver Spring gala to fete trailblazing legislator
11/15/17

Montgomery County Leaders, Advocacy Groups Lay Out Priorities for 2018 General Assembly Session

Leggett calls for additional education funding; environment supporters press for more renewable energy
11/14/17

Advocates Plan State-Level Push for Higher Minimum Wage after Success in Montgomery County

County Executive Ike Leggett signed the $15-per-hour minimum wage bill Monday
11/13/17

Week Ahead: County Executive Candidates to Debate; Council to Vote on Residential Parking Permit Changes

Plus: Mild temperatures expected this week
11/13/17

David Blair Formally Launches Campaign for Montgomery County Executive

Candidate talks about switching political parties, his career in business
11/12/17

Smondrowski Plans To Kick Off County Council Run This Month

Gaithersburg resident is serving her second term on Montgomery County school board
11/10/17

Blair Plans to Announce This Weekend That He’s Running for Montgomery County Executive

Sources say Potomac businessman about to enter race; would join five other Democrats
11/10/17

Republican Tax-Cut Package Could Raise Taxes for Thousands in Montgomery County

Officials say limiting mortgage interest deduction, eliminating the state and local tax deduction would have significant impact
11/10/17

Politics Roundup: Local Newspaper Columnist Ends Congressional Campaign after Two Days

Plus: Former state school board member to run for District 15 delegate; Trone to host top-dollar fundraiser at Potomac home
11/10/17

Bike-Powered Holiday Tree Going Up in Silver Spring; WSSC Proposes Rate Structure Changes

News, announcements and other helpful links for Friday morning
11/10/17

Town Of Chevy Chase Council Member Joel Rubin To Enter District 18 Delegate Race

Former congressional aspirant is among five contenders taking aim at two open seats
11/09/17

6 Things To Know About Montgomery County’s Minimum-Wage Legislation

When employees can expect wage increases, how the bill gained support and political implications
11/08/17

Former Rockville Mayor Krasnow To Enter Democratic Primary for County Executive

If elected, she would be first woman to occupy post since it was created 50 years ago
11/06/17

Political Roundup: Leggett, Delaney Aides to Run for Open District 15 Seat; Van Hollen Endorses Baker

Plus: Advocacy group puts pressure on council members ahead of minimum wage vote; MoCo Dem Committee treasurer eyes at-large council race
11/03/17

Hogan To Headline Rally for GOP Gubernatorial Candidate in Virginia; Rockville Homes Evacuated for Gas Smell

News, announcements and other helpful links for Friday morning
11/03/17

Chevy Chase Resident Nominated as Federal Reserve Chairman

President Trump picks Jerome Powell to replace Janet Yellen
11/02/17
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