Commentary

Frank DeFilippo: This Generation’s Political Awakening

We are pleased to introduce Maryland Matters readers to Frank A. DeFelippo -- a man who needs no introduction (and for those who do...

Guest Commentary: Keeping the Preakness at Pimlico. What Are the Odds?

I’ve been around the track before. This is my ninth term in the House of Delegates. I’ve been watching horses run around the track at...

Frank DeFilippo: This Generation’s Political Awakening

We are pleased to introduce Maryland Matters readers to Frank A. DeFelippo -- a man who needs no introduction (and for those who do...

Guest Commentary: Turning the Ideas of a Few Students Into a Movement

What happened in Parkland, Fla., last month nearly happened just a week later right here in Montgomery County, where I teach high school.  And...

Guest Commentary: Standing Out From the Group in the 41st District

I was raised to appreciate public service and value hard work. I have demonstrated compassion and concern for those in need, which has grown...

Guest Commentary: Keeping the Preakness at Pimlico. What Are the Odds?

By Samuel I. RosenbergI’ve been around the track before. This is my ninth term in the House of Delegates.I’ve been watching horses run around...

Guest Commentary: Turning the Ideas of a Few Students Into a Movement

By Samir PaulWhat happened in Parkland, Fla., last month nearly happened just a week later right here in Montgomery County, where I teach high...

Guest Commentary: Let’s Stop Greenwashing Md.’s Renewable Energy

The six candidates for governor who vowed to support the Clean Energy Jobs Act if elected in November may be surprised when they find...

Guest Commentary: Standing Out From the Group in the 41st District

By Sean StinnettI was raised to appreciate public service and value hard work. I have demonstrated compassion and concern for those in need, which...

Guest Commentary: Police Departments Should Hire Non-Citizen Veterans

By Tom Manger and Cheryl C. KaganPolice departments across Maryland face challenges in the recruitment and retention of officers. One in eight positions in...