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Guest Commentary: Montgomery County Can Thrive Without Raising Property Taxes

By Neil H. GreenbergerEditor’s note: This is the eighth in a series. More than 25 candidates are running for four at-large seats on the...

Big News for Maryland Matters: Zorzi, DePuyt, Breck Coming Aboard

Maryland Matters is thrilled to announce that three veteran journalists will become regular contributors in January as the Maryland General Assembly and an exciting election...

Read All the Commentaries From Montgomery Co. At-Large Candidates

Marilyn Balcombe:https://marylandmatters.org/2017/11/07/guest-commentary-montgomery-county-at-a-crossroads/Charlie Barkley:https://marylandmatters.org/2017/10/19/guest-commentary-experienced-leadership-will-move-montgomery-co-forward/Bill Conway:https://marylandmatters.org/2017/12/10/guest-commentary-to-move-montgomery-forward-county-must-find-common-ground/Hoan Danghttps://marylandmatters.org/2017/12/21/guest-commentary-montgomery-county-lets-focus-on-jobs-education-transportation/Neil H. Greenbergerhttps://marylandmatters.org/2017/12/17/guest-commentary-montgomery-county-can-thrive-without-raising-property-taxes/Seth Grimes:https://marylandmatters.org/2017/09/15/guest-commentary-community-kitchen-is-a-model-for-economic-opportunity/Ashwani Jain:https://marylandmatters.org/2017/09/07/guest-commentary-engaging-and-empowering-montgomery-county/Will Jawando:https://marylandmatters.org/2017/11/06/guest-commentary-redeveloping-old-silver-spring-library-is-smart-land-use/Hans Riemer:https://marylandmatters.org/2017/09/12/guest-commentary-montgomery-needs-to-keep-changing/     

Thankful for You

Happy Thanksgiving to one and all!We are truly grateful to you, our readers, for sticking with us as we've worked to get Maryland Matters...

Maryland Matters on the Air

Maryland Matters co-founder and editor Josh Kurtz will be joining Eric Bond on WOWD-FM's "Talk of Takoma" this Sunday, Nov. 19, at 2 p.m....

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...

Maryland Matters Gets First Major Grant

Maryland Matters, a new nonprofit news website dedicated to covering state and local government and politics, is pleased to announce that it has just...

Reminder: Maryland Matters Annapolis Event on Oct. 17

It’s not too late to plan to attend a fundraiser for Maryland Matters in Annapolis on Tuesday, Oct. 17. We’ll have food and drink...

Notes: Sick Leave Poll, Endorsements and Transitions

Three-quarters of Maryland voters want employers to provide robust paid sick leave benefits to their workers, according to a poll conducted for advocacy groups.Specifically,...

Join Us at the Takoma Park Folk Festival!

Maryland Matters urges readers to check out the Takoma Park Folk Festival on Sunday. We'll have a table there.But more important, it’s one of...