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Hogan Plays It Close to the Vest as Neall’s Retirement Looms

Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr (R) is playing it close-to-the-vest when it comes to announcing Maryland Department of Health Secretary Robert R. Neall’s replacement.Neall’s...

Del. Warren Miller Announces He’ll Step Down From the House

State Del. Warren E. Miller, a Republican who has represented a rural and suburban district in Howard and Carroll counties for 17 years, announced...

Hogan Writes to Biden-Harris Transition Team, Laying Out State Priorities

Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) wrote a letter last week to the leaders of President-elect Joe Biden's transition team, laying out some of...

Frank DeFilippo: Transitions Involve Households and Not Just Politicians

Handing off the baton to the next duly elected person in line is often assumed to involve only the bric-a-brac of government. But the...

Don Mohler: We Might Agree on More Than You Think

In November 2010, Baltimore County Councilman Kevin Kamenetz was elected as the 12th executive in county history. There was only one month until he...

Six Possible Contenders Eye Mosby’s Soon-to-be-Vacant House Seat

Baltimore City Council President-elect Nick J. Mosby (D) will be sworn in on Dec. 10, which means that his seat representing District 40 in...

Updates on Trone and Delaney ― But No Big Clues About 2022

Among the many mysteries of the nascent 2022 election cycle in Maryland are the political plans of Rep. David J. Trone (D) and his...

Biden Taps Hoyer Aide for Legislative Affairs Job

President-elect Joe Biden announced Monday that he has picked a top aide to House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (D-Md.) to be one of...

McCray Elected Chair of Baltimore City Senate Delegation

Baltimore City's state senators elected Sen. Cory V. McCray (D) chairman of their delegation on Friday.McCray's election comes as one of his best friends,...

Frank DeFilippo: Some Hand-offs Are Easier Than Others

Political transitions are passages in time. They are supposed to get us from here to there. For the most part, they are orderly affairs,...