Commentary

Guest Commentary: Amazon Would Transform Montgomery County

By Roger BerlinerMontgomery County now is one of the leading contenders to land Amazon. The odds-makers give us an 8-1 shot, ahead of Washington,...

Guest Commentary: The Temptation of the 2018 Election

By John Adams HursonI’ll admit it. I was tempted to run for county office this year.I’ve lived in Montgomery County all of my life....

Thirty Years On

Thirty years ago this month I first walked into the Maryland State House as a reporter, charged with keeping an eye on the legislative...

Guest Commentary: Science, Not Ideology Should Drive Health Policy

Matt Mossburg’s path to addiction recovery is laudable. We admire his courage in sharing his experience with addiction and his desire to help others...

Opinion: MD Must Fund Security for Schools at Risk of Hate Crimes

Bias crimes, both nationally and regionally, continue to grow exponentially. The police chiefs of Washington, D.C., Montgomery County and Fairfax County have all pointed...

Guest Commentary: Congress, Take the Deal — Protect Dreamers, Build the Wall

Immigration is one of the most divisive issues facing our nation, but it shouldn't be.Saying that we are a nation of immigrants is cliche....

Guest Commentary: Corporate Windfalls, Public Austerity

Editor’s note: This is the 10th in a series. At least 30 candidates are running for four at-large seats on the Montgomery County Council...

Here's How Maryland Can Support Solar

Maryland needs to turn 2018 into the year we step up our commitment to a cleaner, greener future.  With the White House’s war on clean...

Guest Commentary: Here’s How Maryland Can Support Solar

By Gary SkulnikWith the White House’s war on clean energy and the environment, Maryland needs to turn 2018 into the year we step up...

Here’s How Maryland Can Support Solar

Maryland needs to turn 2018 into the year we step up our commitment to a cleaner, greener future.With the White House’s war on clean...