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Dan Rodricks

Columnist

Dan Rodricks is an award-winning columnist for The Baltimore Sun, writing commentary on local, regional and national news three days a week since January 1979. He is also the host of a podcast, called Roughly Speaking, on baltimoresun.com. He is the former host of Midday, a daily talk show on WYPR, the NPR affiliate in Baltimore. Earlier, he was host of a talk show on WBAL Radio, contributed feature stories and commentary to WBAL-TV News, the NBC affiliate in Baltimore, and he produced and served as host of a live television show, "Rodricks For Breakfast," on WMAR-TV, the ABC affiliate in Baltimore. He is the winner of several national and regional journalism awards, and the author of two books.

Recent Articles

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    Deficits in the trillions in the Trump era

    A federal budget expert gives a 30-minute history on recent deficits and how, rising to new levels, they could affect the nation's economy.

  • Rodricks: Nobody asked me, but mark my words

    Rodricks: Nobody asked me, but mark my words

    Nobody asked me, but Catherine Pugh’s criticism of corner stores in West Baltimore, calling one a “hell hole” and suggesting that others are gathering places for criminals, recalls another blunt-spoken, confrontational mayor: William Donald Schaefer. And that’s good — for about a minute. For the...

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