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Hogan endorsement too critical of the governor

If you want to go over Gov. Larry Hogan's shortcomings include yours in the editorial (“Sun endorsement: Hogan for Maryland governor,” Oct. 24). In your recent endorsement, you "shorted" the fact that it wasn't Governor Hogan keeping kids freezing in Baltimore schools, it was the city school system that misused money allocated for heating. So, you point the finger at Governor Hogan without giving all the facts.

Regarding air conditioning, any Baltimore resident knows it was a political football. Mr. Hogan even said he was willing to give portable air conditioners to schools. You didn't mention that. Nor did you mention why this wasn’t solved under former Gov. Martin O’Malley who had eight years in office, and we had plenty of hot summers in those eight years. Why is this just coming up under Mr. Hogan? Curious thing, isn't it?

Oh, and affordable healthcare? Did you forget to tell the reader how much is subsidized? How much it cost the taxpayer to create a new and duplicate web portable for a program that already exists? How much our premiums have gone up under Obamacare?

Glad you support the governor, but a lot of your reporting misses the mark.

Margie Anne Bonnett, Timonium

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