Bernie Sanders to endorse Ben Jealous on July 13th

Information reported via The Washington Post: Sen. Bernie Sanders and Our Revolution, a national progressive group that formed after the senator’s upstart presidential bid, are scheduled to endorse Ben Jealous in the Maryland governor’s race on Thursday, according to an email sent to Our Revolution supporters in Maryland. The joint announcement of the endorsement of…

Rushern Baker Running for Governor in 2018

I guess is it official now, Rushern Baker (Prince George’s County Executive) is running for Governor. The photo above was retweeted from his Twitter account this morning. His website is online:  http://rushernbaker.com/ and his social media accounts are listed on the website: Facebook and Twitter. He even has a Youtube channel with one video: He has…

Ben Jealous Running For Governor In 2018

In case you missed it earlier this week…Ben Jealous announced his candidacy for Governor in Maryland. Here is an except from a Washington Post article: Ben Jealous, the former president of the NAACP, officially launched his campaign for the Democratic nomination for Maryland governor on Wednesday, promising if elected to protect President Barack Obama’s legacy and…

Rich Madaleno Running for Governor in 2018

Rich Madaleno (Montgomery County State Senator) has stated that he is running for Governor in 2018. He is the second Democrat to announce a run for this office (Alex Ross has also stated that he is running as well). Here is information from Bethesda Magazine: The Kensington resident told a crowd of Metro advocates at a…

Twitter Engagement Explained For Upcoming Evaluations

Engagement (shares, likes, retweet, etc…) on all social media platforms is an important factor when evaluating the various campaign accounts. This is an explanation of how I will be reviewing Twitter engagement in the 2016 election cycle (starting in December 2015): I will only review the campaigns tweets over a one week period at the…