Democrat Brooke Lierman on her race for Maryland comptroller: ‘We have finally elected a woman’
State Del. Brooke Lierman won the race for Maryland comptroller Tuesday night, becoming the first woman to assume the seat. Barry Glassman, Harford County executive, conceded.
Winston Makes History, Becomes Brooklyn Park's First Black Mayor
In a history-making Brooklyn Park mayoral race, Hollies Winston defeated Wynfred Russell to become the city’s first ever Black mayor. Winston won with 59.1 percent of the vote out of 23,864 ballots cast.City council races have historically been nonpartisan. However, Winston received the backing of the DFL Party. Russell, a current city council member, was endorsed by former Brooklyn Park mayor and current Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Lunde …