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Catherine E. Pugh
Hogan transportation nomination delayed
Hogan transportation nomination delayed

Maryland senators peppered the governor's acting transportation secretary with so many questions Monday night that his confirmation hearing will be delayed for a week. A Senate panel voted to bring back Pete K. Rahn for another round next Monday, and in the process held up the nominations of four other Cabinet members put forward by Republican Gov. Larry Hogan. For twice as long as any other Hogan nominee, senators quizzed Rahn on his background and future plans for the agency and its high-profile mass transit projects. They even questioned the way Hogan introduced him a month ago, as the "best highway builder in the entire country." Rahn assured them the title did not...