I had heard the rumors that Krish Vignarajah was considering running for Governor in Maryland in 2018…I guess it is official now. Here is what was reported on the Baltimore Sun today:
Another Democrat is joining Maryland’s gubernatorial race, former State Department official Krish Vignarajah of Montgomery County.
Vignarajah said Wednesday she’ll kick off her campaign in September.
She is the first woman to announce a run for governor. Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, a policy consultant from Baltimore, has said she’s exploring a run.
Vignarajah said she’s getting into the race because she is worried her newborn daughter won’t have the same opportunities she had.
Read the full article here: http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/politics/bs-md-vignarajah-campaign-20170809-story.html
The website is up and running: http://krishformaryland.com/
Two social media channels are also active:
I will be adding all of this information onto the Maryland Governor Technology Outreach Scorecard summary page very soon. We are up to seven Democrats running in the primary…with other names floating around as potential candidates. This should be a crazy election cycle for Governor here in Maryland.
Stay tuned…as I learn more I will be sure to let you know.