Roll Call's Abby Livingston reports on the following breaking news in Maryland's 6th Congressional District race:
House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) is set to endorse Maryland state Sen. Robert Garagiola this week, Roll Call has confirmed.Is this a statement from the national Dems about who they want to be their standard-bearer? Are more federal endorsements coming?
Garagiola has been running as the party establishment candidate in the state’s 6th district Democratic primary, and the Hoyer endorsement will further add to his frontrunner status.