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Founding editor

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.

The governor’s victory tour includes a stop before one of his favorite organizations.

An indispensable website for political junkies, created by a top aide to Gov. Larry Hogan.

Democrats are offering endorsements to the Republican nominee for Frederick County executive.

Changes have been made in the procurement process that appears to favor one of the companies bidding on a lucrative state contract.

Favored in the polls, Democrat Wes Moore pulled in a whopping $5.2 million in the past two months.

Democratic and Republican voters say they’re sorry to see Gov. Larry Hogan (R) go.

For 50 years, Democrats have imagined that a high turnout of young voters will help their candidates. But the enthusiasm and turnout they desire is often illusory.

On Tuesday alone, Moore picked up the endorsements of President Obama and Gabrielle Giffords and held a virtual conversation with Hillary Clinton.

With the Democrats favored to win back the governor’s mansion, putting a visible Republican at the head of the tech council is a noteworthy move.