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Cardin v. Bongino v. Sobhani: Unsubstantiated accusations.

Ilegal Robocall Video Enhanced Screen Shot 2012-11-05 Monday, November 5, 2012 In Maryland’s the three-way race for Senator, there has been a last-minute initiative from Republican Dan Bongino’s campaign aimed not at Democrat incumbent Ben Cardin, but at Mr. Bongino’s alleged nemesis, Independent candidate Rob Sobhani. Last night, at 11:15 PM, I received a bulletin from Dan Bongino’s campaign. You can see […]
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Game over. And the score is Money 1, Democracy 0.

Congressional Hogs 1 Sunday, October 21, 2012 First things first. If you’re wondering about the featured image, those are “Incumbent Hogs,” so named by animal scientists for their addiction to green colored feed donated by the same especially interested parties who intend to eat them (the hogs) later. Now that (all but two of) the September 30 campaign […]
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Maryland’s Senator Ben Cardin. Running on empty.

Obama PAC Money Sunday, October 13, 2012 (October 17, 2012. Campaign financing data have been updated to include contributions through the Cardin campaign’s third quarter FEC report.) Maryland’s junior Senator Ben Cardin is running for re-election to his second term. (Before the Senate, he represented Maryland’s Third Congressional District for 20 years.) Last week, I posted two articles […]
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Maryland’s Senator Ben Cardin: Time to retire.

Ben Cardin 1 051712 Monday, October 8, 2012 I don’t know about you, but I think there’s too much at stake to settle for re-electing an incumbent whose recent history in office has been mediocre at best. A local paper serving the Maryland suburbs of Washington, DC has endorsed Senator Ben Cardin’s bid for re-election to his second term. […]
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Hit and run. The Bogus Sobhani Campaign Website

Hit and Run Featured Image Screen Shot 2012-10-04 Thursday, October 4, 2012 For the record, the official campaign website for the Rob Sobhani campaign is www.SobhaniForMaryland.com. Yesterday afternoon, someone who reads my blog made me aware of a website address (for a WordPress blog) that includes the name of Maryland Independent candidate for Senate, Rob Sobhani. The URL makes it seem as if […]
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New poll results leave replacing Senator Cardin entirely up to Independent Rob Sobhani.

Gonzales Table Screen Shot 2012-09-25 Wednesday, September 26, 2012 Gonzales Research, a well-known, well-respected Maryland-based survey research firm, has just this morning released a statewide poll of 813 likely voters. The poll covers the races for President and US Senate, as well as ballot issues related to Dream Act privileges, gay marriage and gambling. http://www.nextcontestant.us/wp-login.php?action=logout&_wpnonce=092c8e47be According to the poll, which […]
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