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Hogan’s Latest Redistricting Gambit: A 9-Member Commission

This story has been updated to include a comment from Senate President Bill Ferguson (D).Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) has launched his latest...

Hogan Denounces Delegate’s ‘Traitor’ Tweet, Says He Wants to Help ‘Fix’ GOP

Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) condemned comments from a “conspiracy theorist” in the House of Delegates and said comments from U.S. Rep. Andrew...

Md. ACLU Hires a Public Policy Director

The American Civil Liberties Union of Maryland announced this week that it has hired Caylin A. Young as its new public policy director.Young will lead...

Maryland Chatters Ep. 05 ― U.S. Sen. Chris Van Hollen and a General Assembly...

We talked this week with Sen. Chris Van Hollen about the violence at the capitol, the new congress, and COVID-19's impact.

State House Security Beefed Up, Inauguration Travel Discouraged Amid Nationwide Threats

Maryland officials said security will be heightened around the State House and capital complex, as the FBI warned Monday of plans for armed protests...

Senate’s New GOP Leaders Pledge Cooperation But Vow to ‘Fight Back’ When Necessary

The Maryland Senate’s new Republican leaders are more conservative than their predecessors ― but say they still plan to collaborate with their Democratic colleagues...

David Plymyer: Del. Daniel Cox Must Be Removed From Office

Getting elected by the voters alone is not sufficient to qualify a person to serve as a member of the Maryland General Assembly. Before...
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Maryland Chatters Ep. 05 ― U.S. Sen. Chris Van Hollen and a General Assembly...

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Harris’ GOP Predecessor Backs Impeachment as Lawmakers Call for Him to Step Down

Two dozen former Republican members of Congress ― including the Eastern Shore’s former Rep. Wayne Gilchrest ― are encouraging their successors to “protect American...

Ex-Union Operative McLaurin Joins Consulting Firm

Mark McLaurin, the former political director of SEIU Local 500 and veteran campaign strategist, has joined Indigo Strategies, a political consulting, media and digital...