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Josh Kurtz: Political Potpourri

It should come as a surprise to nobody, but Angela D. Alsobrooks (D) is really leaning into her role as Prince George's County executive...

Opinion: Dist. 18 Constituents Question Senator’s Priorities on Police Reform, Other Measures

One of the key responsibilities of elected officials is to safeguard those who are most vulnerable. But who does state Sen. Jeff Waldstreicher protect,...

Opinion: Asian Pacific American Community Must Unite Against Racism, UMD Student Writes

May 31 marked the first-ever National Day of Solidarity Against AAPI Hate. Thousands gathered in major cities across the country to protest against anti-Asian...

Pippy Makes State Senate Bid Official

Del. Jesse T. Pippy (R-Frederick) made it official Friday: He'll leave the House and run for the state Senate in 2022."Over the past 3...

Ferguson’s Chief of Staff Jake Weissmann to Step Down; Sally Robb to Replace Him

Yaakov "Jake" Weissmann, who served two Maryland Senate presidents as their chief of staff, plans to step down at the end of July.Weissmann will...

Md. Republicans Rap Wes Moore Pitch on GOP Voter Suppression

Newly-minted Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wes Moore is catching flak from Maryland Republicans who object to a Facebook appeal from the former nonprofit CEO and...

Investigator: McGrath Associate Sought to Alter Record of Controversial Severance

During his tenure as director of operations for the Maryland Environmental Service, Matthew Sherring did not attend closed sessions of the organization’s governing board.But...

Policy and Political Veteran Tom Lewis to Retire From Hopkins

Tom Lewis, vice president for government and community affairs for Johns Hopkins University and Medicine, will retire on June 30 after working for the...

In Campaign Mailer, Harris Warns of Mizeur’s Fundraising and Democratic Redistricting Efforts

U.S. Rep Andrew P. Harris (R) singled out Heather Mizeur, one of several Democrats vying for a chance to run against him in the...

Hogan Appoints New Deputy Chief of Staff

Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) appointed Alexandra “Ali” Keane as his deputy chief of staff for labor, health, education, and human services Wednesday.Diane...