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Same guy, ponytail now gray, still strong, enduring as the word, scrappy. Larry the legend, busted ass, eight hours in the mill, then, on sweltering afternoons, hammered shingles onto steep roofs, hit the bar at nightfall, sucked down a few […]

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Same guy, ponytail now gray, still strong, enduring as the word, scrappy. Larry the legend, busted ass, eight hours in the mill, then, on sweltering afternoons, hammered shingles onto steep roofs, hit the bar at nightfall, sucked down a few […]

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Abandoned voters more powerful than conventional wisdom

By Michael Collins For MarylandReporter.com A victory by Hillary Clinton—and a 2018 backlash against her—most likely would have given Gov. Larry Hogan’s reelection bid a boost, as Josh Kurtz argued in

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2016 was the apathy election

In the wake of the 2016 elections, pundits are poring through the exit polls to tease out the preferences of various key identitarian demographics. As I've noted in the

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Democrats dazed and confused

Josh Kurtz has been writing about Maryland politics for years for the Gazette and then for Center Maryland. He’s currently raising money to launch Maryland Matters, a news website

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Trump’s victory was years in the making

By Todd Eberly Freestater Blog A few years ago I published my first book – American Government and Popular Discontent with Steven Schier. In it, we attempted to explain what factors

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Scanner problems created long lines for voters; Maryland has low turnout

Hundreds of voters in line at Battle Grove Elementary School in Dundalk a half hour before the polls were to close on Election Day, Nov. 8. By Glynis Kazanjian and

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaking with supporters at a "Get Out the Caucus" rally at Valley Southwoods Freshman High School in West Des Moines, Iowa. (Gage Skidmore - Wikimedia)

Hillary Clinton snatched defeat from the jaws of victory

I get the impression from Facebook friends around the planet that they are shocked and confused at the outcome of America's presidential election -- at how Hillary Clinton could

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Hate Trumps All

A Baltimore protester reacts to the election of Donald Trump. (Michael Jordan) For the first time in U.S. history America has a President-Elect who has never held political office, or

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Maryland voters don’t matter in a national election

By Barry Rascovar For MarylandReporter.com So Maryland’s votes don’t really matter in tomorrow’s tumultuous climax to an unpredictable, deeply divisive political campaign for president. We already know the outcome in heavily Democratic

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Democrat incumbents face challengers in Columbia forum

Vaughn, Cummings, and Hoenig in Columbia. By Len Lazarick Len@MarylandReporter.com The three incumbent Democratic congressmen who represent Howard County showed up at a forum Saturday to face their opponents. Missing was one

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