Politics & Elections

Former MD Gov. O'Malley Announces Run For President

Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley, who has officially entered the Democratic presidential race, is casting himself as a new generation leader who would rebuild the economy and reform Wall Street.Speaking on Saturday to a crowd of about 1,000 people at Federal Hill Park in Baltimore, where he also served as mayor, O'Malley said was drawn into the campaign "to rebuild the truth of the American dream for all Americans."Following his announcement, O'Malley headed to Iowa, where he's seeking to become the primary alternative to Hillary Rodham Clinton in the leadoff caucus state. Before more than fifty people at a union hall in Davenport, he touted his executive experience and called for economic reforms, drawing enthusiastic applause.O'Malley, who will be in New Hampshire on Sunday, remains largely unknown in a field dominated by Clinton. Already in the race is Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, who could be O'Malley's main rival for the support of the Democratic left.

AG Marty Jackley Reacts To Bosworth Conviction

It was just under a year ago that former U.S. Senate candidate Annette Bosworth was arrested for election law violations. Wednesday, a jury in Pierre found her guilty of all 12 charges against her.

Annette Bosworth Found Guilty Of All Charges

A jury of eight women and four men found former U.S. Senate candidate Annette Bosworth guilty of six counts of perjury and six counts of filing false documents on Wednesday. The charges stem from her failed U.S. Senate run in 2014.

Boy Scouts' Leader Says Ban On Gay Adults Not Sustainable

The national president of the Boy Scouts, Robert Gates, says the organization's longstanding ban on participation by openly gay adults is no longer sustainable and is urging change in order to avert potentially destructive legal battles.

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