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Ken Ulman

County election may already be decided

We're six weeks away from the Nov. 4 general election and excitement is building in Baltimore County... Not really. Unlike most election years, the county is not a battleground in the statewide race for governor between Democrat Anthony Brown and Republican Larry Hogan Jr. That election may not be close. Brown has a giant edge in his fundraising ability, as Hogan is limited by his decision to take public funds to run his campaign. Democrats outnumber Republicans in the state 2-1. Brown has a massive edge in Baltimore City and Prince George's County, where the Democrats' registration advantage is a stunning 11-1. In Baltimore County, there are 298,000 Democrats...