Maryland’s senators have approved a bill that would ban polystyrene foam food containers and cups, starting next year. If the bill becomes law, Maryland would be the first with a statewide ban. Republicans raised concerns the ban would cause difficulty for farmers and small businesses.
The problem with the Republican Party is not its actual values and solutions, but the failure to properly brand and message them — especially to women. Here are some ways the GOP could engage female voters.
As Harford County delegate Mary Ann Lisanti faced a censure vote in the House of Delegates, community leaders and elected officials in Harford County — and across the state — are calling for her resignation.
If you wanted to understand why there is such gridlock in Congress and our national politics, all you had to do was watch the GOP members of this panel first try to get Cohen’s testimony shut down before it began on a procedural complaint. When that didn’t work, they went after Elijah Cummings.
We are told the Mueller investigation will be sent to the Attorney General any day now. We are also told that the report does not have to be made public. As a tax payer and former federal law enforcement officer, I strenuously object
Pro Life Carroll citizens will join hundreds of Marylanders in the 40th Maryland March For Life in Annapolis, seeking to defeat the “End of Life Options Act,” House Bill 399 and Senate Bill 311 that would legalize Physician Assisted Suicide (PAS) here, and the defeat of proposed House Bill 1031, “
Gov. Larry Hogan remains popular, but Maryland residents aren’t so keen on him running for president, according to a new poll. Just one-third of respondents in a Goucher College poll think Hogan should run for president in 2020.
Many Democrats are embracing socialist positions and these radicals are prepared for “war” to take control of the Democratic Party. Why does this matter to conservatives, or Americans at large? Because the “war” anticipated within their own party won’t stop at its borders.
There is much political talk about Larry Hogan taking on Donald Trump in 2020. But does the Maryland governor the kind of media skills and moves it will take to run against someone as TV tough and Twitter nasty as the transgressive and tailor-made tabloid character in the White House?
While Md. Gov. Larry Hogan can only do so much with a legislature overwhelmingly stacked against him, he can and should play more than defense against Democrats, because most of what he campaigned against still haunts Maryland, from high taxes to chronic overspending.
Abraham Lincoln, born 210 years ago. is famously remembered as the president who saved the Union during the most critical period of our history. Today’s Republican Party is completely disconnected from the principles of its founders on the issues of the day.
As the federal government in Washington sinks into ever-deeper dysfunction and the public casts about for alternatives, some so-called “Never Trump” Republicans are urging Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan to run in a 2020 primary against his party’s president.
Debate over the Maryland school calendar has turned bitter. Some Republicans say a Democratic senator appeared to link Gov. Larry Hogan to former Alabama Gov. George Wallace. Sen. Paul Pinsky described someone "armed with an executive order" standing on "the schoolhouse steps" to block students.
In this time of stark divisions, more than three-quarters of both Republicans and Democrats support the concept of a guaranteed retirement account (GRA) — an account into which employers and employees make modest, regular deposits that grow into a reliable nest egg.
Some so-called “Never Trump” Republicans are urging Republican Gov. Larry Hogan to run in a 2020 primary against President Trump. Would he actually do it? Could he possibly win? And what would it mean for Maryland?
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan used his first State of the State address since being re-elected to push for targeted tax credits for retirees, longer sentences for gun offenders and more state oversight of local school systems.
Senate Finance Committee Chairman Charles Grassley of Iowa and House Oversight and Reform Committee Chairman Elijah Cummings of Maryland are taking aim at the drug industry. So is President Donald Trump.
Making Maryland "foam free" and curbing the cost of prescriptions are among the priorities Democrats in the General Assembly say they've agreed in principle to push for this session. Under their proposals, Maryland could become the first state to ban polytyrene packaging, better known as Styrofoam.
In the first days of January 1960, Sen. John F. Kennedy of Massachusetts declared his candidacy for president, nearly a year before the actual balloting. This year, at least half a dozen hopefuls have already signed on for what promises to be an exhausting and costly Democratic fight.
The president of a Washington think tank says he’s been pushing Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan for weeks to explore a Republican primary challenge to President Donald Trump in 2020. Niskanen Center founder Jerry Taylor says he’s been encouraging Hogan to run - and the governor hasn't said, "No."
Dels. Lauren Arikan and Steve Johnson, and Sen. Jason Gallion, all freshmen legislators representing Harford County, have completed their first week in the Maryland General Assembly. They shared their thoughts on Gov. Larry Hogan's inauguration, the atmosphere in Annapolis and proposed legislation.
Maryland’s two-term Republican Gov. Larry Hogan urged a different direction for the GOP after taking the oath of office for another four years. Hogan had Jeb Bush introduce him and praised the traditional wing of the Republican Party, while condemning dysfunction in Washington.
Gov. Larry Hogan doesn't need to lead the anti-Trumpers or set himself up for a presidential bid in 2020. He just needs to look out for his constituents in a calm, rational way. That's as anti-Trump as it gets.