| Nov 13, 2014
| 12:01 PM
Gov.-elect Larry Hogan will fly to Colorado Friday for a weekend seminar held by the National Governors Association for incoming state chief executives.
According to Hogan's transition office, Hogan will attend sessions on such topics as assembling a...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 7:40 PM
Still smarting from their defeat in the governor’s race this month, Maryland’s top elected Democrats gathered in Annapolis on Monday for a two-hour discussion of the party’s future.
In a meeting convened by U.S. Sen. Barbara A....
| Nov 19, 2014
| 8:34 AM
Baltimore's Del. Maggie McIntosh will take over the powerful role of chairing of the House Appropriations Committee, House Speaker Michael E. Busch announced Wednesday.
The appointment of McIntosh, a 22-year veteran Democrat, returns the gavel of the...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 3:01 PM
Boyd Rutherford was raised in a Democratic family in Democratic Northeast Washington, but the running mate of Republican Larry Hogan says he decided early on that the GOP was closer to his values.
Rutherford, who is African-American, came to the...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 5:04 PM
Maryland Democrats brought out some of their heaviest hitters Tuesday to urge voters to reject Anne Arundel County Council Republican candidate Michael Anthony Peroutka.
"We don't need to go backwards," said House of Delegates Speaker Michael E. Busch,...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Democrat Anthony G. Brown and Republican Larry Hogan brought their combative disagreement on Maryland's future to their third and final televised debate in the race for governor.
In their most wide-ranging exchange yet, Brown and Hogan disagreed...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 3:51 PM
Democrat Anthony G. Brown can readily list the criticisms of his public persona, but he finds the characterization a bit perplexing.
Stiff, stuffy, stilted.
"I'm always amazed how people say, 'Well, he seems so scripted.'" Brown said. "As if I wake up...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 8:50 AM
Two top Maryland Democrats rebuked Republican gubernatorial candidate Larry Hogan Thursday for including $450 million in school construction spending in his tally of waste, fraud and abuse in state government.
House Speaker Michael E. Busch and...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 6:30 AM
So Maryland Speaker of the House Michael E. Busch and fellow "high-rolling" Democrats guffawed at Bill Clinton's joking about the contrast between public housing and the "posh estate" when they were gathered Tuesday night for a million-dollar fund-raiser,...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 6:45 AM
When will Maryland's elected and appointed leaders realize the state's financial bind and treat it in a serious manner? In your recent article detailing a decline of $405 million in projected state revenues next year, several comments seemed very self-...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 6:48 PM
The Baltimore Sun
Subbing for new grandmother Hillary Clinton on late notice, former President Bill Clinton became the star attraction Tuesday night at a fundraiser for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Anthony G. Brown at a posh estate in Potomac.