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The government of Maryland is conducted according to the Maryland Constitution. The United States is a federation; consequently, the government of Maryland, like the other 49 state governments,has exclusive authority over matters that lie entirely within the state's borders, except as limited by the Constitution of the United States
Capital: Annapolis

Governor: Larry Hogan (R)  
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Lawrence Joseph Hogan Jr. is an American businessman and politician who currently serves as the 62nd Governor of Maryland, in office since January 2015.
Born: May 25, 1956 (age 61), Washington, D.C.
Spouse: Yumi Hogan (m. 2004)
Office: Governor of Maryland since 2015
Education: Florida State University (1974–1978), Father Lopez Catholic High School (1974), DeMatha Catholic High School
Political party: Republican Party
Children: Jaymi Sterling, Kim Velez, Julie Kim

Attorney general: Brian Frosh (D)  410-576-6300
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Brian E. Frosh is an American politician from Maryland and a member of the Democratic Party. He is the Attorney General for the state of Maryland.
Born: October 8, 1946 (age 71), Washington, D.C.
Spouse: Marcy Masters Frosh
Office: Attorney General of Maryland since 2015
Party: Democratic Party
Education: Wesleyan University, Columbia Law School
Children: Elena Frosh, Alexandra Frosh

Chris Van Hollen (D)
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Christopher Van Hollen Jr. is an American politician serving as the junior United States Senator from Maryland since January 3, 2017. From 2003 to 2017, he held the position of U.S. Representative for Maryland's 8th congressional district.
Born: January 10, 1959 (age 59), Karachi, Pakistan
Office: Senator (D-MD) since 2017
Previous office: Representative, MD 8th District (2003–2017)
Spouse: Katherine Van Hollen (m. 1987)
Education: Georgetown Law (1990),.
Children: Anna Van Hollen, Nicholas Van Hollen, Alexander Van Hollen

 Ben Cardin (D) Trending  
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Benjamin Louis Cardin is an American politician of the Democratic Party serving as the senior United States Senator from Maryland, first elected to that seat in 2006.
Born: October 5, 1943 (age 74), Baltimore, MD
Office: Senator (D-MD) since 2007
Previous office: Representative, MD 3rd District (1987–2007)
Spouse: Myrna Edelman Cardin (m. 1964)
Education: University of Maryland School of Law (1967), MORE
Children: Michael Cardin, Deborah Cardin


 Steny Hoyer (D)
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Steny Hamilton Hoyer is the U.S. Representative for Maryland's 5th congressional district, serving since 1981. The district includes a large swath of rural and suburban territory southeast of Washington, D.C.. Wikipedia
Born: June 14, 1939 (age 78), New York City, NY
Nationality: American
Office: Representative (D-MD 5th District) since 1981
Previous office: President of the Maryland Senate (1975–1978)
Spouse: Judith Hoyer (m. ?–1997)
Education: Georgetown Law (1966),

Anthony G. Brown (D),  
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Anthony Gregory Brown is an American lawyer and politician, who is currently serving as the U.S. Representative for Maryland's 4th congressional district. He previously served as the eighth Lieutenant Governor of Maryland, from 2007 to 2015. Wikipedia
Born: November 21, 1961 (age 56), Huntington, NY
Office: Representative (D-MD 4th District) since 2017
Previous office: Lieutenant Governor of Maryland (2007–2015)
Award: Bronze Star Medal
Education: Harvard Law School (1989–1992), Harvard University (1984)
Children: Jonathan Brown, Rebecca Brown

    1st    Harris, Andy    R     (202) 225-5311        * Appropriations
    2nd    Ruppersberger, C. A. Dutch    D   (202) 225-3061        * Appropriations
    3rd    Sarbanes, John P.    D     (202) 225-4016        * Energy and Commerce
    4th    Brown, Anthony    D    (202) 225-8699        * Armed Services    * Natural Resources    * Ethics
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