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Founding Editor Josh Kurtz is a veteran chronicler of Maryland politics and government. He began covering the State House in 1995 for The Gazette newspapers, and has been writing about state and local politics ever since. He was an editor at Roll Call, the Capitol Hill newspaper, for eight years, and for eight years was the editor of E&E Daily, which covers energy and environmental policy on Capitol Hill. For 6 1/2 years Kurtz wrote a weekly column on state politics for Center Maryland and has written for several other Maryland publications as well. Kurtz regularly gives speeches and appears on TV and radio shows to discuss Maryland politics.

State Sen. Victor Ramirez (D) is poised to enter the race for Prince George’s County state’s attorney, according to multiple sources — setting off…

What is it about Maryland that forces office-seekers to campaign in extreme weather conditions, often while the voters they are trying to connect with…

Gov. Larry Hogan (R) will walk the Ocean City boardwalk on Friday, and he’s sure to receive a hero’s welcome: Hogan, after all, expended…

Maryland Matters will be reporting from the Maryland Association of Counties summer conference in Ocean City — and all the subsidiary events — beginning…

Warren Deschenaux, the executive director of the Department of Legislative Services, who has been an integral part of the budget-making and policy-writing process in…

Former state Del. Michael Vaughn (D), indicted earlier this year in the unfolding Prince George’s County liquor board scandal, has suggested in a recent…

Del. Antonio Hayes (D), part of a generation of rising Baltimore city leaders, plans to announce Saturday that he is running for the state…

Maryland Rep. John Delaney (D) made it official in an op-ed that surfaced on The Washington Post website Friday afternoon: He won’t run for…

D-Day is coming in Maryland politics. That’s the day Rep. John Delaney (D) announces his political plans for 2018 — and perhaps beyond. We…

Gov. Larry Hogan (R) will be the headliner Tuesday night at a fundraiser in York, Pa., for Pennsylvania state Sen. Scott Wagner (R) —…