Category Archives: Political Events

Marco Rubio to Announce He is Running For Senate Re-Election

The writing has been on the wall for the better part of a week now, but today Marco Rubio will make it official and announce he is seeking re-election to his Florida Senate seat, reversing previous pledges to the contrary. Democrats were optimistic about picking up the open seat, given the relatively weak GOP primary field and a strong candidate of… Read more »

Party! Tomorrow! Food! Beer! Candidates!

And now, an added bonus – authentic Ethiopian coffee! Tebabu Assefa and his wife, Sara Mussie (owners of Addis Ababa restaurant in Silver Spring as well as Blessed Coffee, the second benefit corporation under Maryland’s new B-Corp law to encourage socially responsible businesses), will be serving their wonderful Ethiopian coffee to early bird arrivals at the party. Check out Blessed… Read more »

Party Invitation

From 2005 – the first year of the event – to 2010, my wife Rebecca Lord and I hosted the Greater Silver Spring Democratic Club summer picnic at our house in Silver Spring. We’ve had a wide variety of leading politicos at the event, including Chris Van Hollen, Donna Edwards, Ben Cardin, Martin O’Malley, Heather MIzeur, Jamie Raskin, Peter Franchot,… Read more »