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Jeff Barker

Writer

Jeff Barker writes about sports business and issues, casino gambling and, occasionally, politics. Since joining The Sun from the Arizona Republic’s Washington bureau in 2000, he has covered state politics, congressional steroids hearings, the Beltway sniper attacks and Terps basketball and football. He could never decide if he should cover news or sports, so he did both and enjoys writing hybrids of the two.

Recent Articles

  • Gov. Hogan eulogizes father in 'hardest thing I've ever had to do'

    Gov. Hogan eulogizes father in 'hardest thing I've ever had to do'

    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan delivered an emotional eulogy Saturday for his father, former Rep. Lawrence J. Hogan Sr., whom he described as his "hero" who paid a political price for elevating principle over ambition. "This is the hardest thing I've ever had to do," said Hogan, opening the eulogy at...

  • Baltimoreans mark rainy Earth Day

    Baltimoreans mark rainy Earth Day

    Rain fell on Earth Day, but Baltimoreans marking the day figured trees still need to be planted, neighborhoods cleaned up and a statement made about responsibility to the planet. A soaking rain Saturday might have been an impediment, but it was a natural one and easily overcome. "We said rain or...

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