State Sen. Mary Washington Suspends Campaign; MD General Assembly Recap | WYPR

State Sen. Mary Washington Suspends Campaign; MD General Assembly Recap

Mar 19, 2020

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The disruption from the COVID-19 outbreak has forced massive adjustment to every aspect of daily life.  Politics is no exception.  

Local and national candidates alike have transitioned to virtual rallies and debates.  Here in Baltimore, the large field of candidates for mayor got a little smaller.  State Senator Mary Washington joins Tom to talk about her decision to drop out of the mayor's race.

Plus, a recap of the 440th Maryland General Assembly which ended 19 days early due to the ongoing public health emergency.  WYPR’s Rachel Baye has an update on what lawmakers in Annapolis accomplished before they adjourned.