Barbara A. Mikulski

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Baltimore Sun
Congressional Black Caucus PAC passes on Edwards nodThe political arm of the Congressional Black Caucus has decided not to endorse
Congressional Black Caucus PAC passes on Edwards nod
Baltimore Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
The political arm of the Congressional Black Caucus has decided not to endorse Rep. Donna Edwards for Senate -- despite the fact that the Prince George's County Democrat would be the first African-American elected to the chamber from Maryland. The... Read more
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Roll Call
Democrats Seek Emergency Cash for Opioid CrisisDemocrats Want Emergency Cash to Fight Opioid Abuse Shaheen, left, and Schumer
Democrats Seek Emergency Cash for Opioid Crisis
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
Democrats Want Emergency Cash to Fight Opioid Abuse Shaheen, left, and Schumer, right, are seeking emergency funds to tackle opioid addiction. (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call) Democrats are planning to fight for emergency funding to tackle... Read more
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Roll Call
Budget Day's Wintry Mix of Bluster and RhetoricBudget Day’s Wintry Mix of Bluster and Rhetoric McConnell, second from right,
Budget Day's Wintry Mix of Bluster and Rhetoric
Roll Call / Posted 3 days ago
Budget Day’s Wintry Mix of Bluster and Rhetoric McConnell, second from right, and his leadership team (from left, Wicker, Sen. John Barrasso, Sen. John Thune and Cornyn) had more to discuss than just the budget on Budget Day. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Obama calls for more drug treatment, cybersecurity funding in final budgetThe spending plan, which relies on $2.6 trillion in new taxes over the next dec
Obama calls for more drug treatment, cybersecurity funding in final budget
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
The spending plan, which relies on $2.6 trillion in new taxes over the next decade, met with swift criticism from Republicans on Capitol Hill and is unlikely to advance in its current form. Still, the proposal includes some bipartisan overtures, and... Read more
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Roll Call
Zika Virus Funding Met With Caution in Congress Burwell will brief lawmakers on Zika Tuesday. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call File
Zika Virus Funding Met With Caution in Congress
Roll Call / Posted 4 days ago
Burwell will brief lawmakers on Zika Tuesday. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call File Photo) Capitol Hill leaders responded cautiously to President Barack Obama’s announcement Monday that he would ask... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Edwards raises $600K; has less than $300K on hand in Senate bidEdwards, of Prince George's County, is running against Rep. Chris Van Hollen of
Edwards raises $600K; has less than $300K on hand in Senate bid
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Edwards, of Prince George's County, is running against Rep. Chris Van Hollen of Montgomery County for the seat that will left vacant next year by retiring Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski. A recent poll showed the two in a competitive race for the Democratic... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson running for Baltimore mayorIn a surprise move, civil rights activist DeRay Mckesson jumped into the alread
Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson running for Baltimore mayor
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
In a surprise move, civil rights activist DeRay Mckesson jumped into the already crowded contest for Baltimore mayor Wednesday night, shaking up the Democratic field minutes before the deadline to file. "Baltimore is a city of promise and... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson running for Baltimore mayorIn a surprise move, civil rights activist DeRay Mckesson jumped into the alread
Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson running for Baltimore mayor
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
In a surprise move, civil rights activist DeRay Mckesson jumped into the already crowded contest for Baltimore mayor Wednesday night, shaking up the Democratic field minutes before the deadline to file. "Baltimore is a city of promise and... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
DeRay Mckesson files to run in Baltimore mayoral raceIn a surprise move, civil rights activist DeRay Mckesson jumped into the alread
DeRay Mckesson files to run in Baltimore mayoral race
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 days ago
In a surprise move, civil rights activist DeRay Mckesson jumped into the already crowded contest for Baltimore mayor Wednesday, shaking up the Democratic field minutes before the deadline to file. "Baltimore is a city of promise and possibility,"... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
After tough loss, supporters look to O'Malley's futureSwalwell was the only member of Congress who had endorsed O'Malley's presidenti
After tough loss, supporters look to O'Malley's future
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Swalwell was the only member of Congress who had endorsed O'Malley's presidential bid. The gesture was meant to console him at a time when the former Maryland governor was stuck in the single digits. "Don't worry," the fellow Democrat told Swalwell.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Rep. Elijah Cummings to seek House re-election, will not run for SenateRep. Elijah E. Cummings, the popular Baltimore congressman who has been weighin
Rep. Elijah Cummings to seek House re-election, will not run for Senate
Baltimore Sun / Posted 11 days ago
Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, the popular Baltimore congressman who has been weighing whether to run for Senate for nearly a year, has decided to seek re-election to the House instead -- averting a shakeup in the contest to replace Sen. Barbara A.... Read more
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Roll Call
With Wednesday Deadline, Cummings Still Hasn't Decided on Maryland Senate BidWith Wednesday Deadline, Cummings Hasn’t Decided on Maryland Senate Bid Cummin
With Wednesday Deadline, Cummings Still Hasn't Decided on Maryland Senate Bid
Roll Call / Posted 11 days ago
With Wednesday Deadline, Cummings Hasn’t Decided on Maryland Senate Bid Cummings, at left, still has not decided whether he will run for Senate or re-election. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call File Photo) If you were browsing the Maryland Board of... Read more
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Roll Call
For the Senate, a Breezy Confirmation Vote Judiciary Chairman Charles E. Grassley and Sen. Orrin G. Hatch both voted for
For the Senate, a Breezy Confirmation Vote
Roll Call / Posted 16 days ago
Judiciary Chairman Charles E. Grassley and Sen. Orrin G. Hatch both voted for Vazquez. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call) This one was easy. About the only drama in the 84-2 vote was guessing how many senators... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
For one day only, the Senate’s a matriarchyIt might have been the first time this has ever happened: On Tuesday morning, a
For one day only, the Senate’s a matriarchy
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 17 days ago
It might have been the first time this has ever happened: On Tuesday morning, as the Senate reconvened after a winter storm, every senator, staff member and page in the chamber was a woman. “Now, this was not orchestrated in any way, shape or form.... Read more
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Roll Call
Senate Women Weather the Storm, Get Back to WorkFor One Day Only, the Senate’s a Matriarchy Mikulski, center, talks to female
Senate Women Weather the Storm, Get Back to Work
Roll Call / Posted 17 days ago
For One Day Only, the Senate’s a Matriarchy Mikulski, center, talks to female senators at her Women’s Power Workshop. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call File Photo) It might have been the first time this has ever happened: On Tuesday morning, as the Senate... Read more
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Roll Call
Senate Women Weather the Storm, Get Back to WorkFor One Day Only, the Senate’s a Matriarchy Mikulski, center, talks to female
Senate Women Weather the Storm, Get Back to Work
Roll Call / Posted 17 days ago
For One Day Only, the Senate’s a Matriarchy Mikulski, center, talks to female senators at her Women’s Power Workshop. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call File Photo) It might have been the first time this has ever happened: On Tuesday morning, as the Senate... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Brown chips away at campaign debtFormer Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown, who borrowed $500,000 from a union during the
Brown chips away at campaign debt
Baltimore Sun / Posted 21 days ago
Former Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown, who borrowed $500,000 from a union during the waning weeks of his unsuccessful 2014 run for governor, has begun to chip away at that debt. Brown, who is now running for Congress, repaid $40,000 to the Laborers... Read more
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Roll Call
In Maryland Senate Race, Edwards Makes Gains in BaltimoreEdwards Tightens Up Race Against Van Hollen Edwards has experienced a boost in
In Maryland Senate Race, Edwards Makes Gains in Baltimore
Roll Call / Posted 24 days ago
Edwards Tightens Up Race Against Van Hollen Edwards has experienced a boost in Baltimore, beating Van Hollen in an area that is home to a large number of Democratic voters. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo) A survey of Maryland voters last week... Read more
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