Tag: gov. larry hogan

Frosh Opts Not to Weigh in on Hogan’s Peace Cross Fight (for Now), Irking Governor

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The “Peace Cross.” Photo by Ben Jacobson, via Wikimedia Commons.

Attorney General Brian Frosh isn’t quite ready to help fight for the state’s right to spend taxpayer money maintaining a 40-foot-tall cross in Prince George’s County.

Hogan Still Hopes to Find a Way to Finance Howard Street Tunnel Expansion

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The Howard Street Tunnel at Mount Royal Station, where crude oil has passed through before. Photo by Jaymyang, via Wikimedia Commons.

Maryland’s governor hasn’t given up on an ambitious plan to expand the size of the Howard Street Tunnel. He just may have to do it without the buy-in of the Class I railroad that owns it.

Hogan Says Md. Will Spend $50 Million on Smart Traffic Lights

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Photo by Matt Mendoza, used under a Creative Commons license

Continuing his fascination with transportation technology, Gov. Larry Hogan announced new funding on Wednesday for software-controlled traffic lights.

Hogan Asks Frosh to Help Him Save Giant ‘Peace Cross’

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The “Peace Cross.” Photo by Ben Jacobson, via Wikimedia Commons.

Maryland’s Republican governor has asked an unlikely source for help protecting a hulking, 40-foot concrete cross in Prince George’s County.

Md. Overdose Deaths Keep Climbing, and Fentanyl is Mostly to Blame

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Photo via Wikimedia Commons

A total of 1,172 people died from overdoses in Maryland during the first six months of this year. A third of them were in Baltimore, and nearly seven in 10 involved heroin’s more potent cousin, fentanyl.

Hogan Sends 100 Md. National Guard Soldiers to Help Out in the Virgin Islands

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Credit: U.S. National Guard, photo by Cpl. Elizabeth Scott

A contingent of soldiers from the Maryland National Guard are heading from Catonsville down to the Caribbean to assist with disaster relief.

Poll: Hogan High in Approval, But Vulnerable to Democratic Challengers

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Photo by Joe Andrucyk, via Wikimedia Commons

A new survey of Maryland voters reaffirms something we already know: Republican Gov. Larry Hogan has a solid approval rating heading into his re-election campaign. However, the numbers also show he’s vulnerable to Democratic challengers in a head-to-head scenario.

Md. Democrats Don’t Know Who they Want to Challenge Hogan for Governor

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Courtesy Maryland Board of Elections

Maryland’s 2018 governor’s race remains a free-for-all among Democrats, according to a new poll from Goucher College.