Rep. Chris Van Hollen was considered a lock for the Democratic nomination for Senate. But Rep. Donna Edwards is now tied or slightly ahead in the polls.
A Maryland Senate committee will be holding a hearing on gun-control measures.
A measure to allow terminally ill Maryland residents to legally end their lives with drugs prescribed by a doctor could come up for a vote in a Senate committee.
The parents of Wootton High graduates who died after a party where alcohol was served made an emotional appeal to Maryland lawmakers. They support a measure that would add possible jail time for anyone found guilty of hosting underage drinking parties.