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As protests continue in Hungary, Andy Harris doubles down on his support for Viktor Orban

As protests continue in Hungary, Andy Harris doubles down on his support for Viktor Orban

Given how Maryland’s Democratic leadership drew the congressional district map in 2011, pretty much guaranteeing that the state’s delegation would consist of seven Democrats and just one Republican, you could argue that the one Republican should be as extremely conservative as possible. How else to achieve ideological balance across this heavily gerrymandered landscape?

Andy Harris has been Maryland’s only Republican in the House of Representatives since January 2013. He’s a member of the Freedom Caucus, the House’s most conservative group, consisting of representatives who went to Washington as part of the tea party movement. His positions on major issues — abortion, climate...

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