All posts by Mark Uncapher
Maryland legislators have been making progress on bipartisan bills intended to help fight Baltimore’s crime scourge. While not as complete..
This past week, Maryland House Democrats proposed the largest tax increase in the state’s history, a $2.6 billion sales tax..
A signature recommendation of the Maryland Kirwan Commission includes increasing full-day pre-K across the state. The Commission’s total price tag..
The top agenda item for Maryland’s Democratic legislative leaders this year is fully implementing the Kirwan Commission’s recommendations for increasing..
The state’s Trump Victory Leadership County team has been announced by Maryland Republican Party Chairman Dirk Haire. Congressman Andy Harris..
This must be the Holiday Season because this Red Maryland author needs to weigh in with his support of a..
Montgomery County’s political grievance machine has been generating much sound and fury over its Board of Elections decision not..
Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich (D) this past week told a community forum that to pay for the Kirwan Commission’s..
Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich’s order to the county police to remove a “Thin Blue Line” flag display has drawn..
No Montgomery County government activity is harder to justify or to even explain, than its unique liquor monopoly. Maryland state..
Less than a year after Maryland voters overwhelmingly passed “Question 1: The Gambling Revenue Dedicated to Education Lockbox Amendment,” Baltimore..
When it comes to climate change grandstanding, Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich and the County Council will concede first place..
Montgomery County Police have arrested at least seven undocumented immigrants on rape and other sex-related charges within a six-week period...
The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness in College and Careers (PARCC) test results for school districts were released earlier this..
The Baltimore Sun reported last week that city teachers are raising money and collecting donated fans to cool unairconditioned classrooms..
Eyebrows have been raised by Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich’s choice for Montgomery County Police Chief, Tonya Chapman. Among others,..
Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich (D) told Maryland Matters in an interview last week that Maryland shouldn’t just legalize pot, “They should..
Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich has demanded the resignation of a recently appointed member of the county’s Charter Review Commission.[i]..
Standing out in the Democratic Presidential field, which at last count has hit the number 23, takes quite a bit..
About 10,000 Baltimore city government computers have remained frozen as a result of a May 7 ransomware attack that disabled..
This past Sunday a meeting organized by Montgomery County’s pro-gridlock Council Member Tom Hucker was held to protest Governor Hogan’s..
Converting Single Family Homes into Apartments Won’t Solve Montgomery County’s Affordable Housing Crunch
Abraham Lincoln famously defined a hypocrite as the man “who murdered his parents, and then pleaded for mercy on the..
In its final week of the 2019 session, the Maryland General Assembly gave final approval to a bill that would..
Senator Brian Feldman (D-Montgomery) and Delegate Mary Ann Lisanti (D- Harford) have proposed legislation this year raising the state’s reliance on electricity..