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Angela Alsobrooks poised to become first woman to lead Prince George's County

Nov 06, 2018 - Washington Post Blogs

Prince George's County State's Attorney Angela D. Alsobrooks on Tuesday became the first woman chosen by voters to lead Maryland's second-largest county, in an election that also saw the expansion of the County Council to include two at-large members.

Two incumbent members of the board of education were ousted by challengers, according to preliminary returns, after an intense campaign that reflected a rift on the board between establishment-backed members and a vocal dissident bloc.

But all of the incumbent county council members running for reelection retained their seat...