Baltimore native and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi endorses Tom Perez for Maryland governor

In Maryland’s 2022 race for governor, Democrat Tom Perez picked up an endorsement from U.S. House Speaker and Baltimore native Nancy Pelosi.

Pelosi outlined the pair’s history of working together in national politics in a statement released by Perez’s campaign.

“So trust me when I say that he will be the leader Maryland needs to push for progressive change and deliver,” Pelosi said in the statement. “Tom is a compassionate leader, a great listener, and someone who isn’t afraid to do the hard work governing requires, and I’m proud to endorse him.”…

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