| May 13, 2014
| 8:15 AM
Columnist Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. whines about "the seemingly limitless desire for additional tax revenue: "It's never enough. There is always more demand for revenue — more government programs" ("Building a business is bad under Obama," May 11)....
| May 13, 2014
| 4:50 PM
Speaking at an event that was part fundraiser, part pep rally for Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown's gubernatorial campaign, former President Bill Clinton on Tuesday defended the way the state handled the troubled roll out of its health insurance exchange -- an...
| May 8, 2014
| 3:00 AM
In the years since Baltimore Circuit Judge M. Brooke Murdock's famously controversial ruling helped energize the movement to overturn Maryland's ban against same-sex marriage, three gay men have invited her to officiate at their weddings. One was a lawyer...
| May 3, 2014
Go ahead and try pinning down Montgomery County Executive Isiah "Ike" Leggett about whom he'll endorse in the Democratic primary for governor. Leggett may smile politely, but he will be wincing on the inside.
You might as well ask him which of his...
| May 15, 2014
| 5:15 AM
William Smith writes that Robert L. Ehrlich Jr.'s column concerning the Republican Party being the champion of small business is a fantasy and sets forth his own storyline that he alleges to have a "ring of truth to it" ("Ehrlich's small business rhetoric...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 10:00 AM
For me, Robert L. Ehrlich Jr.'s weekly columns are tiring. I now only read the headlines to get their general gist. One can generally figure out from them the content of his rhetoric because they usually reflect standard fare from Republican politicians...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 2:23 PM
Leon Leroy Lineburg, longtime owner of Leon's Triple L Restaurant in Arbutus and the first president of the Arbutus Business and Professional Association (ABPA), died April 26 of natural causes at his home in Arbutus. He was 82.
Lineburg, known by...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 2:51 PM
When a Belgian firm tried to sell a Baltimore manufacturer to a company that planned to take jobs elsewhere, the local employees saved their livelihoods by buying their employer.
Ten years later, another foreign company has stepped up to buy the company...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 6:27 PM
Republican gubernatorial candidate Larry Hogan said Tuesday night that he would focus on controlling Maryland's spending before moving to roll back what he called the "40 consecutive tax increases" adopted under Gov. Martin O'Malley.
Appearing at a...
| May 22, 2014
| 6:24 AM
For the third election in a row, a Baltimore County executive has the potential to play kingmaker in elections for other local offices, thanks both to what has been one of the most gaping loopholes in campaign finance law and the inability of the...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 4:45 AM
Even though next week's first gubernatorial TV debate is being co-hosted by two taxpayer-funded state universities, Baltimore viewers are not scheduled to be able to see it.
The event featuring Democratic candidates Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown, Attorney...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 11:17 AM
In backingDel. Steve Schuh this month over incumbent Laura Neuman in the GOP primary for Anne Arundel County Executive, former Gov. Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. cited Mr. Schuh's attendance at national Republican conventions, his membership in a local Republican...