Doug Gansler

September 21, 2021 | Suzanne Pollak

Democratic Gubernatorial Candidates Debate Evictions, Affordable Housing

Six Democratic gubernatorial candidates generally agreed that Maryland should protect its renters and that if they were elected to replace Gov. Larry Hogan they would provide free legal representation other assistance for renters. Comptroller of Maryland Peter Franchot, former Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler, former Obama Administration official Ashwani Jain, Rhodes Scholar and combat veteran […]

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May 25, 2021 | Maryam Shahzad

Former Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler Declares Run for Governor

Doug Gansler, former Maryland Attorney General and former State’s Attorney for Montgomery County, announced Tuesday that he is running for governor. He served as Attorney General from 2007-2015 and was Montgomery County’s State’s Attorney from 1999-2007. In a campaign launch video, Gansler described himself as a “progressive Democrat” and said Maryland is facing tremendous challenges. […]

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April 29, 2021 | Deirdre Byrne

Candidates for Maryland’s 2022 Gubernatorial Race: Who’s In? Who’s Out?

Candidates are starting to announce their candidacy for Maryland’s 2022 gubernatorial election. Maryland’s current governor, Larry Hogan (R), is ineligible to run for reelection due to term limits. Here’s a look at who is in, who is out, and who is up in the air when it comes to putting their hat in the ring […]

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January 22, 2018 | Douglas Tallman

MoCo Votes Blog: Part Two

The 2018 Gubernatorial Primary Election is set for June 26, 2018, and it’s sure to be a historic election for Montgomery County. When voters go to the polls, they will will elect a governor, a state legislature, a county executive, a County Council, members of the school board and the House of Representatives, and much […]

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August 16, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

D.C. Sniper’s Maryland Sentencing Stands

The sentence Lee Boyd Malvo received in a Montgomery County courtroom — life without possibility of parole — stands after county Circuit Court Judge Robert Greenberg’s ruling Wednesday. Greenberg ruled that a 2012 U.S. Supreme Court decision did not apply to Malvo. The ruling made life without parole for juvenile defendants unconstitutional. Malvo was one […]

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June 12, 2015 | Aline Barros and Krista Brick

Community and Gazette Staff React To Gazette’s Closing on Social Media

The Washington Post Community Media is shutting down the Montgomery County Gazette and the community and staff of the newspaper took to social media to give their thoughts. Gazette staff told that next week’s editions are our last. Lot of great people lost their jobs today. — Ken Sain (@GazSptsEd) June 12, 2015 Thank […]

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December 11, 2014 | Sonya Burke

Governor-elect Hogan Headlines Legislative Breakfast on Dec. 12 (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Over 800 people attended the 25th annual Committee for Montgomery Legislative Breakfast on Dec. 12 at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center. This year’s keynote speaker was Maryland Governor-elect Larry Hogan. You can watch his remarks below: Organizers said it was a record turnout for the event. The gathering includes elected officials, government […]

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June 26, 2014 | Sonya Burke

Lt. Brown Attends Democratic Unity Event

At a Democratic unity event hosted by the Women’s Democratic Club of Montgomery County on June 26 in Rockville, Maryland Lt. Governor Anthony Brown thanked Delegate Heather Mizeur and Attorney General Doug Gansler for their service to the Democratic Party. His campaign released this statement by Brown: “I want to thank Attorney General Doug Gansler […]

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June 24, 2014 | Krista Brick

Montgomery County Education Association Fails to Get Injunction Against Gansler

UPDATE: The Montgomery County Education Association was unsuccessful Tuesday in getting the courts to issue an injunction to prevent gubernatorial candidate Doug Gansler from using a red apple campaign literature piece that is similar to the Association’s traditional Apple Ballot endorsement. According to MCEA officials, the request for a temporary injunction was rejected by Montgomery County Circuit […]

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June 23, 2014 | Valerie Bonk

Gansler on the Impact of Social Media on Election (Video)

In this MyMCMedia Extra, Attorney General Doug Gansler, democratic candidate for governor, talks about the impact of social media on the election. Related:

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