2018 Maryland Governor's Race

Primary Election Day
June 26th
Primary Early Voting
June 14 through June 21
General Election Day
November 6
General Election Early Voting
October 25 through November 1

LIVE Maryland Primary Election Night Coverage

June 23, 2018

Tune in Tuesday, June 26th for LIVE election coverage of the Maryland primary races

Progressive vs. Establishment Candidates Locked in Tight Race for Maryland Governor

June 22, 2018

TRNN speaks to the two leading candidates for the Democratic nomination for governor, Ben Jealous and Rushern Baker, and their supporters, in the days before the election

What Does Maryland’s Gubernatorial Race Mean For Flood Management?

June 20, 2018

In the wake of devastating floods in Ellicott City, some have criticized Larry Hogan’s repeal of the “rain tax.” This voting guide explains each Democratic gubernatorial candidate’s plan to improve floodwater management

Maryland Gubernatorial Krish Vignarajah on Schools, Police, the Environment, and Being a Woman

June 16, 2018

With the primary just weeks away, Krish Vignarajah talks to Dharna Noor about how she would fund schools and implement criminal justice reform, and explains why Maryland needs women in elected office

Alec Ross: Hogan Failing Maryland on Climate, Education, and Jobs

June 14, 2018

The Maryland Gubernatorial candidate says Hogan wants to carry out Betsy DeVos’s agenda on public schools, has failed to uplift areas like Baltimore, or create green jobs

Democratic Candidates for Governor Debate the Future of Education

June 13, 2018

Students, parents and teachers question candidates about public schools, The Kirwan Commission, and more

MD Democrat Ballot Maneuvering Under Fire

June 8, 2018

Several unsuccessful efforts to push election officials to change the upcoming primary ballot has key African-American candidates frustrated

Gubernatorial Candidate Madaleno Blasts Gov. Hogan on Climate Change Following Ellicott City Flooding

June 4, 2018

Democratic candidate affirms his belief in public education and says that the historic Ellicott City flood is evidence that we must address the threats posed by climate change and overdevelopment

Can Maryland Afford Medicare for All? Ben Jealous Says Yes

Can Maryland Afford Medicare for All? Ben Jealous Says Yes

May 25, 2018

On the Marc Steiner Show, Marc talks to Ben Jealous about how he would impact Baltimore as governor of Maryland and asks how he would finance his policy proposals

Maryland Gubernatorial Candidate Jim Shea on His Vision for Public Education

April 12, 2018

Jim Shea on equitable funding for Maryland schools, the teacher strikes sweeping the nation, and MLK’s legacy in Maryland 50 years after his assassination