POLITICO Pro: The Maryland Democratic gubernatorial primary remains tight
5/24/2022 | Scott Bland, Kelly Hooper, Zach Montellaro
The Maryland Democratic gubernatorial primary remains tight, according to a new internal poll from former U.S. Education Secretary John King’s campaign. The poll from the firm 20/20 Insight has Comptroller Peter Franchot at 17 percent and followed by 16 percent for both King and author Wes Moore. Former U.S. Labor Secretary Tom Perez is at 12 percent, former state Attorney General Doug Gansler is at 6 percent and former Prince George’s County executive Rushern Baker is at 5 percent. Twenty-seven percent were undecided ahead of the mid-July primary (May 19-22; 430 likely primary voters; +/- 4.7 percentage point MoE).