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July 8, 2020 | Deirdre Byrne

Local Leaders Slam Hogan for Rejecting Universal Mail-In-Ballots in November

Gov. Larry Hogan announced in a statement Wednesday that he’s directed the State Board of Elections to conduct normal, in person voting—as well as early voting—for the presidential election on November 3, “with enhanced voting options in light of the #COVID19 pandemic.” In a letter to State Board of Elections Chairman Michael Cogan, Hogan said, […]

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July 7, 2020 | Deirdre Byrne

Hogan Announces Virtual Book Tour Ahead of Release of ‘Still Standing’ Memoir

Gov. Larry Hogan announced on social media the release of his upcoming memoir “Still Standing: Surviving Cancer, Riots, a Global Pandemic, and the Toxic Politics that Divide America.” The memoir is cowritten by Ellis Henican, a political analyst on Fox News. Amazon describes the memoir as detailing Hogan’s time as Maryland Governor and his unexpected […]

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June 4, 2020 | Suzanne Pollak

Primary Vote Won’t Be Certified For More Than A Week

Lynne Harris and Sunil Dasgupta remain the two top vote getters for the Montgomery County Board of Election at-large seat, according to unofficial results from the June 2 primary election. Harris won 28.1 percent of the vote, and Dasgupta earned 18.1 percent. Steve Austin was in third place, with 15.8 percent of the vote as […]

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June 3, 2020 | Maryam Shahzad

Harris and Dasgupta Currently Lead At-Large School Board Race

Montgomery County Board of Education at-large candidates Lynne Harris and Sunil Dasgupta are leading the race, according to the Maryland State Board of Elections.  The vote count was last updated at 11:43 a.m. Harris has 28.1 percent of votes (16,460). Dasgupta has 18.1 percent (10,594). Candidate Stephen Austin follows the two with 15.8 percent of […]

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June 1, 2020 | Michelle Queen

#MoCoVotesMCM 2020 Primary Candidate Information

Candidate Information Available The Presidential Primary Election Day is June 2, 2020. The election was originally scheduled for April 28, but was delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Voters will cast their ballot by mail to prevent the spread of coronavirus. All registered voters will automatically receive a ballot in the mail. Voted ballots must […]

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June 1, 2020 | Alex Argiris

Montgomery County Braces for Mail-In Primary Election

With Maryland’s presidential primary election set for Tuesday, many mail-in ballots were delayed in reaching voters across Montgomery County. All registered voters in the county were scheduled to receive a mail-in ballot by May 22 in light of the coronavirus pandemic. Maryland’s presidential primary was originally scheduled for April 28 before Gov. Larry Hogan postponed […]

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May 29, 2020 | Deirdre Byrne

Biden to Rally Virtually With Maryland Democrats Ahead of Primary

Ahead of Tuesday’s Presidential Primary Election, the Maryland Democratic Party has organized a virtual rally at 3 p.m. Sunday and they are bringing in some big names in the Democratic Party. The virtual event is called “Dems@Distance” and will feature appearances from the presumptive Democratic primary nominee, former Vice President Joe Biden, as well as […]

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May 27, 2020 | Andrea Sarralde

Hoy Miércoles es la Fecha Límite para Registrarse y Votar en las Primarias

La fecha límite para registrarse para votar en las elecciones primarias del 2 de junio es hoy miércoles 27 de mayo. Esta es también la fecha límite para cambiar la afiliación del partido o actualizar la dirección de un votante. ¡REGISTRESE PARA VOTAR! FECHA LÍMITE: 27 de mayo ¡Envie la palabra VOTA por texto al […]

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May 27, 2020 | Staff Writer

Voter Registration Deadline is Wednesday

The deadline to register to vote in the June 2 primary election is Wednesday, May 27. This is also the deadline to change party affiliation or update a voter’s address. Tomorrow, 5/27 is the deadline to register, update your information or change party affiliation for the primary election. You can register or update your registration […]

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May 20, 2020 | Michelle Queen

Steps to Vote by Mail for the Presidential Primary

Voting in the June 2 presidential primary election will be a bit different than in years past. Due to the public health emergency, this election will take place by mail. All eligible voters will receive a ballot in the mail this week. Maryland holds closed primaries, meaning voters who are registered with the Republican or […]

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