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November 15, 2016 | Mitti Hicks

MCPS Students Protest President-Elect Donald Trump in Silver Spring (Video & Photos)

Instead of being in class on Monday morning, hundreds of Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students decided to exercise their first amendment right and protest President-elect Donald Trump by staging a walkout in Silver Spring. “We’re protesting because we don’t want Donald Trump as our president. I mean we can’t change that but we got to […]

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November 11, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Term Limits Appear to Pass in Montgomery County (VIDEO)

UPDATED An majority of voters support term limits, according to the unofficial election results. MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke reports. ORIGINAL POST Term limits advocate Robin Ficker is celebrating what appears to be the passage of the term limits amendment, and he plans to thank voters on Wednesday morning at the Shady Grove Metro station. According to unofficial election results, […]

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November 10, 2016 | Staff Writer

Nancy Floreen Says Term Limits Vote Was No Surprise (VIDEO)

In an interview the day after the election, Montgomery County Council President Nancy Floreen said the vote for term limits, limiting county council members and the county executive to three consecutive terms, came as no surprise. County Councilmembers Floreen, Roger Berliner, George Leventhal and Marc Elrich are currently serving their third term on the Council. […]

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November 9, 2016 | Sonya Burke

MoCo Vote 2016 Blog (VIDEO)

This is your source for the latest election news in Montgomery County. For more election news, visit our Vote 2016 page. We hope you will contribute your election updates and photos for this blog as well. You can email photos to pix@mymcmedia or Tweet images and updates @MyMCMedia, #MoCo #vote. You can also follow us […]

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November 9, 2016 | Staff Writer

School Board Member Rebecca Smondrowski Looks Forward to Continuing Work (VIDEO)

Rebecca Smondrowski was reelected as the District 2 member of the Board of Education, defeating opponent Brandon Rippeon. In her first post-election interview, Smondrowski talks about the board’s future work, and she has some advice for the board’s newest members.

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November 9, 2016 | Staff Writer

Exclusive: One-on-One Interview with Shebra Evans After Board of Education District 4 Win (VIDEO)

Shebra Evans is the newly elected District 4 Board of Education member. She defeated Anjali Reed Phukan in the school board race, and when Evans is sworn in on Dec. 1st she will replace Board of Education member Chris Barclay who did not seek reelection. The day after the election, Evans sat down with MCM’s […]

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November 9, 2016 | Staff Writer

BOE At-Large Member-Elect Jeanette Dixon Says Board Needs to Listen in First Interview After Election (VIDEO)

Jeanette Dixon won the At-Large school board seat on election night, defeating incumbent Board of Education member Phil Kauffman. In an exclusive interview at MCM’s studios, Dixon talked about what’s next. Dixon said she will be sworn into office on Dec. 1, and she is planning to celebrate her win at that time. Looking forward […]

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November 9, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Van Hollen Wins Senate Race (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Congressman Chris Van Hollen, a Democrat, has won the U.S. Senate race in Maryland. Van Hollen will replace retiring Senator Barbara Mikulski. He defeats Republican candidate Kathy Szeliga and Green candidate Dr. Margaret Flowers.  In this MyMCMedia Extra video, below, Van Hollen said there’s a lot of work to do: Van Hollen delivered the following […]

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November 9, 2016 | Staff Writer

Democrats Delaney, Raskin and Sarbanes Win Their Congressional Races

Democrats John Delaney, Jamie Raskin and John Sarbanes won their Congressional races in Maryland on election night. BREAKING: Raskin elected to U.S. House in Maryland. @AP race call at 10:19 p.m. EST. #Election2016 #APracecall pic.twitter.com/ZyhMfJmnfS — AP Politics (@AP_Politics) November 9, 2016 #Election2016: John Sarbanes re-elected to U.S. House in Md.’s 3rd District #cbselectionhttps://t.co/bMxhe84vSN pic.twitter.com/TYnMD9Habk […]

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November 9, 2016 | Staff Writer

Dixon, Evans and Smondrowski Win School Board Races (VIDEO)

Jeanette Dixon, Shebra Evans and Rebecca Smondrowski won their school board races on election night, according to unofficial election results. Dixon, a former teacher and principal, upset incumbent Board of Education member Phil Kauffman with over 55 percent of the vote in the at large race. Smondrowski was reelected to the Board of Education with […]

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