2016 Presidential Election

November 13, 2018 | Deirdre Byrne

Maryland Challenges Appointment of Trump’s Acting Attorney General

Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh filed a motion against the Trump administration, claiming the appointment of acting attorney general, Matthew Whitaker, is illegal. The motion argues the power associated with the attorney general position should belong to Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein, who was next in the line of succession to serve as acting […]

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November 18, 2016 | Mitti Hicks

Gaithersburg Police Thank Students for Peaceful Protest (PHOTOS)

Students from Montgomery County Public Schools protested President-elect Donald Trump all week long. Gaithersburg High School students joined the demonstration on Friday.  According to Gaithersburg City Police, students gathered at roughly 9:30 Friday morning and marched to Lake Forest Mall.  Upon arriving to the mall, students from Watkins Mill High School joined the students in […]

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November 16, 2016 | Mitti Hicks

MCPS Students Continue Anti-Trump Protests

High school students across Montgomery County continue to protest President-elect Donald Trump. Officials from the Montgomery County Public Schools have confirmed these schools that had a walk out or some sort of manifestations Wednesday morning: Richard Montgomery High School in Rockville Seneca Valley High School in Germantown Quince Orchard High School in Gaithersburg Paint Branch High […]

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November 4, 2016 | Mitti Hicks

Veteran Journalists Discuss How Race, Geography and Gender Will Impact Elections

The countdown to the election is dwindling down and in less than a week, voters will decide who will be the next president of The United States. Either way, this election is historic. If the Democratic nominee Hilary Clinton wins, she will be the first female elected to the high office. Republican nominee Donald Trump, […]

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November 3, 2016 | Staff Writer

An Evening with Steve and Cokie Roberts (VIDEO)

We are just days away from selecting the next president of the United States. Montgomery History hosted an event at the Montgomery Community Media studios with award-winning journalists Steve and Cokie Roberts where they discussed the impact of race, geography and gender on this year’s election. Watch “An Evening with Steve and Cokie Roberts” below:

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September 29, 2016 | Mark Avallone, MBA, CFP®, CRPS®

September: Here’s To Your Wealth

After some August doldrums, September is witnessing a return to higher stock market volatility.  While it’s probably prudent for long-term investors to stay the course and not get too fancy with market timing, for those with shorter time horizons or lower risk tolerances it might be prudent to carefully examine what is inside their investment […]

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April 27, 2016 | Willie James Inman

Chris Van Hollen Addresses Media After Winning Democratic Senate Primary (VIDEO)

After winning the Maryland Democratic Senate primary, Chris Van Hollen addressed the media and shared his thoughts on election night and the upcoming general election. Take a look. Related Posts:

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April 26, 2016 | Willie James Inman

Congressman Elijah Cummings at Hillary Clinton Rally in Rockville (VIDEO)

The Coalition of American Muslims for Hillary hosted a rally April 24 at The Universities at Shady Grove in Rockville. Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-7th District) was a keynote speaker at the rally. Cummings explains his reasons for supporting Clinton in this MyMCMedia Extra video. Related:  

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April 24, 2016 | Willie James Inman

Coalition of American Muslims for Hillary Hold Rally in Rockville (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Hundreds turned out for a rally hosted by the Coalition of American Muslims for Hillary on Sunday in Rockville. The event drew over 500 people as well as local and national political leaders.  Sultan Chowdhury is a member of the Coalition of American Muslims for Hillary and one of the organizers of the event. We want […]

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April 13, 2016 | Willie James Inman

Former President Bill Clinton Campaigns for Hillary Clinton in Silver Spring (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

UPDATED Over 300 people attended a campaign rally for Hillary Clinton on Wednesday at Leisure World in Silver Spring.  The event comes a day before early voting in Maryland and one day after Hillary Clinton’s campaign opened an office in Bethesda. Several County leaders attended the event throwing their support behind the Clinton campaign including […]

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