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Hough Announces Bid for Frederick County Executive

Maryland Senate Minority Whip Michael J. Hough (R) announced Monday that he will forego a re-election bid and instead run for Frederick County executive...
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Opinion: The Republican Party and the Descent Into Illiberalism

U.S. House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy of California and former House Republican Conference Chairwoman Liz Cheney of Wyoming are both members of the Republican...

Reznik Asks AG, State Prosecutor To Investigate Purchase of Korean COVID Test Kits

Del. Kirill Reznik (D-Montgomery) sent a letter Friday to Attorney General Brian Frosh (D) and State Prosecutor Charlton T. Howard III asking that they...

Steele Joins Call to Wrestle Control of the Republican Party From “Extremists”

More than 150 current and former Republican leaders — ex-governors, members of Congress, Cabinet secretaries and others — have launched a crusade to retake...

Jealous’ Campaign Manager Will Helm Rosenbaum’s Campaign Team

Michael Rosenbaum, the Baltimore tech entrepreneur who launched his bid for the Democratic gubernatorial nomination this week, has hired Travis Tazelaar, a veteran Maryland...

In Sharply Worded Letters, Franchot and Kagan Spar Over Progress on 911 Fee Audits

It’s been more than six months since Sen. Cheryl C. Kagan (D-Montgomery) raised a red flag over a lack of 911 fee audits from...

The Bench Has Grown, So Why Aren’t More Women Running for High Office in...

At first glance, the picture for women seeking high office in Maryland looks grim:There are no Democratic women running for governor in 2022. The...

Montgomery County Sen. Kramer Gets Democratic Primary Challenge

A public health professional and scientist who until recently worked on Capitol Hill is taking aim at state Sen. Benjamin F. Kramer (D-Montgomery).Zachary Kiser,...

Redistricting Commission Selects U. of Md. Official to Help with Hispanic Outreach

The Maryland Citizens Redistricting Commission, which is drawing up proposed congressional and legislative maps for the state’s next round of redistricting, appointed an adviser...

Lawmaker Who Nudged Ferguson Toward the Gavel Reflects on His ‘Servant Heart’

In October 2019, when Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr. informed his state Senate colleagues that he would relinquish the gavel he had held for...