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Frederick Sen. Ron Young Won’t Seek Re-Election, Endorses Wife for Seat

November 9, 2021

Frederick Sen. Ron Young (D) announced over the weekend that he will retire at the end of his term. Young endorsed Del. Karen Lewis Young (D), his wife, to succeed him in representing District 3 in the Senate. “I think she’s by far the best person to follow me,” Young said in an interview on Sunday. “I can’t think of anyone who would do the job better.” Lewis Young announced her candidacy for the position in June, though Ron Young wasn’t ready at that time to announce his retirement.

Article Source: Maryland Matters

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