Coming Up in Maryland Politics
Coming up in Maryland politics this week:
* On Tuesday, Gov. Martin O'Malley (D) and Virginia Gov. Tim Kaine (D) will announce a joint initiative on protecting Chesapeake Bay crabs. Their press conference is scheduled for 3 p.m. at the Potomac River Fisheries Commission, 222 Taylor Street, Colonial Beach, Va. The announcement comes as both Maryland and Virginia consider significant cutbacks in the number of blue crabs that can be caught in the Chesapeake.
* Voters in County Council District 4 go to the polls Tuesday for a primary election in the race to replace the late Marilyn Praisner.
The Demodratic candidates are Praisner's widower, Don, school board President Nancy Navarro (Northeastern County), civic activist Steve Kanstoroom and federal government consultant Patrick E. "Pat" Ryan.
On the Republican side, the candidates are marketing analyst Mark D. Fennel, information technology developer Thomas Hardman, real estate agent and IT businessman John McKinnis and athletic field specialist Robert P. Patton. The district, which includes parts or all of Aspen Hill, Burtonsville, Calverton, Cloverly, Colesville, Derwood, Fairland, Olney, Sandy Spring, Silver Spring, Spencerville, Wheaton and White Oak. The polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m.
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