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3 Montgomery Councilmembers Running for Exec Weigh in on the $15 Minimum Wage Vote

The following are statements from the three members of the Montgomery County Council who are running for county executive on Tuesday's unanimous compromise vote...

Get Ready for an Incredible Ride

One year to go.Now that the 2017 elections are also behind us, the 2018 election can begin in earnest.And what a cycle it’s going...

What to Watch for in Maryland This Election Day

This Election Day may not have the same political pop in Maryland as it does in states like Virginia and New Jersey, but there...

Political Notes: Van Hollen Boosts Baker, Hogan Boosts Gillespie — and More

Make no mistake: U.S. Sen. Chris Van Hollen’s decision to endorse Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker (D) for governor, at an event Friday...

Listen to Bruce DePuyt’s Podcast!

Bruce DePuyt, the acclaimed local broadcast journalist who is also a regular contributor to Maryland Matters, launched his own podcast this week. And just...

Send in the Clowns? Don’t Bother, They’re Here

Just in time for Halloween: The Republican House Caucus Committee, which was established in 2016 to raise money to protect GOP incumbents in Annapolis...

Guest Commentary: Making the Case for Universal Pre-K

By John Olszewski Jr.Education should be the great equalizer.Yet, as a public school teacher in Baltimore County, I saw incredible inequities in our schools....

A Conversation with John Delaney

By Josh KurtzRep. John Delaney’s uniquely early announcement that he was running for president in 2020 was a bold and audacious move – even...

In Post-Weinstein World, Statehouses to Come Under Scrutiny

In the wake of all the sexual harassment and assault allegations leveled against Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein in recent weeks, statehouses across the country,...

Odd Couple Finds Common Ground as Dems Prepare Fresh Sick Leave Attack

As Democrats prepare a new round of attacks on Gov. Larry Hogan (R) over his decision to veto their earned sick leave bill this...