Maryland Democrat Sen. Ben Cardin to retire

Cardin will speak more on the matter Monday afternoon.

Maryland Democratic Sen. Ben Cardin is retiring as he does not plan on seeking reelection in 2024, ending his half-century career in office, his communications director said Monday.

Sue Walitsky, Cardin's communications director, told The Washington Post that the senator will say more about the matter Monday afternoon.

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