Peter Jensen, a veteran editorial writer, joined The Baltimore Sun as its Eastern Shore correspondent in 1986. As a reporter he has covered Anne Arundel County, the State House, transportation (as both reporter and commuter columnist) and the environment. He also spent several years as a feature writer covering family and parenting issues.
Whatever happened to the days when politicians made a modicum of effort to spin their tall tales? The George Santos affair has set the bar at a preschool level of prevarication and it's likely to get worse.