Democratic Candidates in Maryland Seek to Capitalize on Outcry Over Sen. Lindsey Graham’s Proposed U.S. Abortion Ban

Just weeks from the start of voting in Maryland, Democratic congressional candidates hope to capitalize on opposition to South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham’s newly proposed nationwide abortion ban — an issue that can be politically problematic for Republicans in such a blue state. Maryland Democrats pounced on the Republican senator’s legislation, which would prohibit doctors…

Debate-Hungry Challengers Accuse Reps. Harris, Sarbanes of Avoiding Tough Questions

Congressional challengers said Thursday they’re having a difficult time getting their opponents to debate. In the Eastern Shore-based 1st District, Democrat Heather Mizeur said her rival, Republican Rep. Andy Harris, has sought to minimize scrutiny of his record by turning down multiple debate opportunities. Republican Yuripzy Morgan leveled similar charges against Rep. John Sarbanes (D), the incumbent in…