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Wes Moore receives the Democratic endorsement for Maryland governor......

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Wes Moore, a best-selling novelist, won the Democratic....

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 primary for governor of Maryland on Friday....

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If elected, Moore would become the first Black governor of the state....

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Wes Moore won the election due to closer margins....

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and more mail-in ballots being cast than usual.....

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With his primary triumph, Moore has made a stunning political ascent....

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In his Friday concession speech, Franchot thanked Moore....

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and pledged to back him in the upcoming general election.