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State Roundup: Simonaire, other Senate Republicans, dodge endorsing Cox for governor; state elections board delays approving ballot

September 8, 2022

The top Republican leader in the Maryland Senate declined to endorse his party’s nominee for governor on Tuesday as Republicans continue to grapple with far-right conservative Dan Cox at the top of the ticket. Senate Minority Leader Bryan Simonaire, speaking about the need to break Democrats’ supermajority control in the Legislature, said he was solely focused on the candidates for state Senate and had no plans to endorse any of the statewide nominees.

Article Source: Maryland Reporter

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