By Adam Bednar
Attorney General Doug Gansler will officially join an already crowded field of candidates seeking to become the next governor of Maryland.Gansler will announce his quest to become the state’s next executive on Sept. 24 when he kicks off his campaign with a seven day 16 stop statewide bus tour.
"We have worked together for these past 21 years that I have been in public service and I am going to need your help again on this campaign. This campaign is about our families and our future," Gansler wrote in an email announcing his planned bus tour.
Gansler’s kick off bus tour will stop in the following locations:
- Rockville: 12:30 p.m., Sept. 24, Montgomery County Courthouse Square, 50 Maryland Ave.
- Ellicott City: 3 p.m., Sept. 24, Diamondback Tavern, 3733 Old Columbia Pike
- Baltimore: 5:30 p.m., Sept. 24, Reservoir Hill Neighborhood Association, 2423 Linden Ave.
- Leonardtown: 9 a.m., Sept. 25, The Dorsey Law Firm, 22835 Washington St.
- La Plata: noon, Sept. 25, Ouzo’s Greek and Regional Cuisine, 68 Drury Drive
- Chesapeake Beach: 2 p.m., Sept. 25, Rod N’ Reel, 4165 Mears Ave.
- Hyattsville: 6 p.m., Sept. 25, University Town Center, American Boulevard and Liberty Lane
- Cumberland: 9 a.m., Sept. 26, Western Maryland Scenic Railroad, 13 Canal St.
- Hagerstown: noon, Sept. 26, University Plaza, 50 W. Washington St.
- Frederick: 9:30 a.m., Sept. 27, MedImmune, 660 MedImmune Court
- Westminster: noon, Sept. 27, Birdie’s Café, 233 E. Main St.
- Annapolis: noon, Sept. 28, Annapolis City Dock
- Centreville: 9 a.m., Sept. 30, Commerce Street Creamery, 110 N. Commerce Street Creamery
- Easton: noon, Sept. 30, Red Hen Coffeehouse and Café, 5 Goldsborough St.
- Cambridge: 3 p.m., Sept. 30, Reale Revival Brewing, 504-506 Poplar St.
- Salisbury: 6 p.m., Sept. 30, Red Square (Salisbury University), 1101 Camden Ave.
- Ocean Pines: 11 a.m., Oct. 1, Ocean Pines Community Center, 235 Ocean Parkway