Rep. Harris Hit For Speech to CPAC Conference in Hungary

First District congressional candidate Heather Mizeur (D) rebuked incumbent Rep. Andy Harris (R) on Friday for speaking to a conservative conference taking place in Hungary. In a statement, she accused him of being an embarrassment and a “failed” representative who clings to “radical” views. CPAC Hungary, a three-day event in Budapest, features Hungarian leader Viktor…

Election 2022 Profiles: Heather Mizeur for Maryland’s 1st Congressional District

Today, the Spy continues its informal series on profiling candidates running for office in 2022. Over the next eight months, we will be offering long-form interviews with those running for Maryland’s Governor, Attorney General, MD Congressional District 1, and several local elections in Dorchester, Kent, and Talbot Counties. As per our educational, nonpartisan mission concerning…

Congressional Bipartisanship Index: Rep. Harris Almost Brings Up the Rear

The Lugar Center is one of those grand sounding Washington, D.C., think tanks dedicated to high-minded policy. It was created by the late Indiana Sen. Richard Lugar, a Republican who specialized in foreign policy and was widely respected by lawmakers on both sides of the aisle during his 36 years in the Senate. Every year,…

Millions raised in Md. congressional races, but just a couple of real contests

WASHINGTON – Candidates in competitive congressional races in Maryland are raising millions ahead of the July 19 primary, while Democratic incumbents in what are considered safe seats are using their fundraising power to support the party and its candidates elsewhere, Federal Election Commission filings show. Maryland has just two high-profile House contests this year. In…

Letter to Editor: Harden Wrong on Mizeur

I recently saw a  disturbing fundraising email from First District congressional candidate Dave Harden, in which he argued his Democratic primary opponent, Heather Mizeur, would not be an improvement over our current Congressman, Andy Harris. Here’s what Mr. Harden wrote: “Harris is all politics and no results … Career politician Heather Mizeur is no better.” …

Mizeur Releases Economic Plan for 1st District

Heather R. Mizeur, the leading Democratic candidate in the 1st congressional district, is releasing an economic plan Thursday designed to spur the local economy, change the business and employment narrative for the largely rural district, maximize federal resources, and spotlight her own experience at multiple levels of government. Mizeur is timing the release of her plan to…

Letter to editor

Various Russian officials have recently threatened to include the sovereign nation of Moldova in the immoral and illegal war to grab territories formerly within the USSR. In response, the U.S. House of Representatives on April 27, 2022 passed a bi-partisan resolution expressing support for Moldova’s democracy, independence, and territorial integrity and strengthening United States and…