Workers Spotted Crushing Floreen Political Sign

Montgomery County employees destroyed two large political signs for county executive candidate Nancy Floreen on Thursday in Silver Spring, but as the sign came down red flags went up among Floreen supporters. The sign was in a...

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Floreen: ‘I Don’t Think We’ve Done Enough to Advance Us’

Councilmember Nancy Floreen, the former Democrat who is running as an independent in the Nov. 6 county executive race, reflects on her performance in Monday’s forum with opponents Councilmember Marc Elrich (D) and Robin Ficker...

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Comedian Dave Chappelle to Appear at Ben Jealous Rally in Silver Spring

Silver Spring-native Dave Chappelle is expected to join Democratic-candidate for Governor, Ben Jealous, in Silver Spring to encourage people to vote. Chappelle will join Jealous at McGinty’s Public House, located at 911...

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Ficker: ‘Tax Increase Specialists Are Over Represented in Our County’

Robin Ficker, the Republican nominee for county executive in the Nov. 6 county executive race, reflects on his performance in Monday’s forum with opponents Councilmember Marc Elrich (D) and Councilmember Nancy Floreen (I)....

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Elrich: ‘I Think I Laid Out a Pretty Rational Case’

Councilmember Marc Elrich, the Democratic nominee in the Nov. 6 county executive race, reflects on his performance in Monday’s forum with opponents Robin Ficker (R) and Councilmember Nancy Floreen (I).  ...

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Marc Elrich and Nancy Floreen Quiz Each Other at Monday’s County Executive Forum

Montgomery Community Media hosted a forum with the three candidates for the County’s next executive. Nancy Floreen, Robin Ficker, and Marc Elrich all responded to questions from Kojo Nnamdi and Tom Sherwood. The forum was...

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September 29, 2018 | Michelle Queen

Watch Live: County Executive Forum Moderated by Kojo Nnamdi and Tom Sherwood Monday

Watch live Monday, October 1 from 7 to 8 p.m. The three candidates running for Montgomery County executive will appear in a forum hosted by Montgomery Community Media on Oct. 1 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. The candidates — Marc Elrich (D), Robin Ficker (R), and Nancy Floreen (I) — seek the seat held […]

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September 28, 2018 | Staff Writer

Voter Registration, Election Worker Drives Set for Montgomery Libraries

Montgomery County Board of Elections will conduct these voter registration and election worker recruitment drives Oct. 1 through Oct. 16 at local public libraries: Monday, Oct. 1 (5 p.m.-8 p.m.) Aspen Hill, 4407 Aspen Hill Road, Rockville Tuesday, Oct. 2 (5 p.m.-8 p.m.) Chevy Chase, 8005 Connecticut Avenue, Chevy Chase Wednesday, Oct. 3 (5 p.m.-8 […]

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September 27, 2018 | Douglas Tallman

Independent Neal Simon Running for U.S. Senate

Neal Simon of Potomac is running as an independent in the U.S. Senate race. “It is harder [to run as an independent],” Simon said during an interview at Poolesville Day. “It isn’t the way our government is supposed to function. Our government should not be two teams fighting against each other.” Simon is running against […]

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September 27, 2018 | Staff Writer

Board of Elections Accepting Vote by Mail Applications

Any voter who wants to vote by mail may request an application for the Nov. 6 Gubernatorial General Election. Voters who request a vote by mail ballot and then vote during early voting at an early voting center or vote on Nov. 6 at their polling place will vote a provisional ballot. In order to […]

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September 26, 2018 | Staff Writer

Board of Elections Seeks Bilingual Voters to Work Polls

The Montgomery County Board of Elections is seeking bilingual voters to work at early voting sites and at polling places on Election Day, Nov. 6. Because of the diversity of the county, the Montgomery County Board of Elections recruits workers who speak multiple languages for every election. Voters who are fluent in both English and […]

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September 25, 2018 | Michelle Queen

Tune in Oct. 1 for County Executive Forum Moderated by Kojo Nnamdi and Tom Sherwood

Watch live Monday, October 1 from 7 to 8 p.m. The three candidates running for Montgomery County executive will appear in a forum hosted by Montgomery Community Media on Oct. 1 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. The candidates — Marc Elrich (D), Robin Ficker (R), and Nancy Floreen (I) — seek the seat held […]

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September 25, 2018 | Douglas Tallman

Ficker Says He Would Replace Manger with Jae Hwang

Robin Ficker, the Republican who is seeking to be the next Montgomery County executive, said Monday night he would, if elected, fire Montgomery County Police Chief Tom Manger and replace him with Jae Hwang, the Republican who is running for sheriff. “I like Jae Hwang,” Ficker said. “He’s a former JAG officer, he’s an attorney, […]

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September 24, 2018 | Staff Writer

Voter Registration Drives Take Place in Montgomery County Tuesday

National Voter Registration Day is Tuesday, Sept. 25. and the Montgomery County Board of Elections (BOE) is encouraging residents to register to vote and to verify their voter registration information is current. BOE staff will be available at seven locations across the county to assist in registering individuals to vote, to verify current voter registration, […]

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September 20, 2018 | Mitti Hicks and Douglas Tallman

Latest Goucher Polls Shows Hogan Ahead of Jealous

If the General Election were held today, 54 percent of Marylanders would vote for Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan over Democratic candidate Ben Jealous, according to a new poll. Jealous would capture 32 percent. The poll, conducted by Goucher College’s Sarah T. Hughes Field Politics Center, interviewed 831 Maryland adults between Sept. 11 and Sept. 16. The […]

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September 17, 2018 | Staff Writer

County Executive Candidates Face Off

Montgomery County’s county executive candidates faced off Saturday at Mount Calvary Baptist Church in Rockville. Democrat Marc Elrich, Republican Robin Ficker and independent Nancy Floreen answered questions for nearly two hours, The Washington Post reported. Montgomery Community Media will hold a forum with all three at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 1 at MCM Studios. Elrich, […]

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