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New political party certified in Maryland
Posted: 4:23 AM, Jan 18, 2019
Updated: 2019-01-18 04:25:37-05
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Signs in English and Spanish encourage voters to cast their paper ballots. Above the signs are three cardboard polling stations. (Photo by Steven Clevenger/Corbis via Getty Images)
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland is getting a new political party.
The Maryland State Board of Elections has certified a new socialist party called Bread and Roses.
The board verified that the party submitted the 10,000 voter signatures needed to be on the 2020 and 2022 ballots in Maryland.
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