Photos: Inauguration Day in Washington

John Fritze

Writer

John Fritze has written about local, state and national politics for more than 15 years -- from Baltimore’s city hall to the White House – and now covers Washington for The Baltimore Sun. His charge is to find stories in the nation’s capital that have an impact on Marylanders. A native of Albany, N.Y., he grew up reading William Kennedy and dreading Upstate winters.

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