Raskin Promoted to Majority Whip
Raskin will be sharing duties with State Senator Lisa Gladden of Baltimore.
State Sen. Jamie Raskin of Montgomery County was chosen as the new majority whip for the Maryland State Senate, according to a report by political blog Maryland Juice.
Raskin (D-Dist. 20), who lives in Takoma Park, will share the duties with Sen. Lisa Gladden (D-Dist 41), Maryland Juice reported.
Both Senators have worked together previously, including an effort to repeal the death penalty in Maryland during the 2011 legislative session.