If there's a chief executive with better poll numbers than Maryland's Larry Hogan these days, it's Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker -- another Republican serving in a traditionally Democratic state. What's his secret? And what does the popularity of Hogan and Baker say about the state of the national GOP in the era of Trump?
Maryland Matters is pleased to feature analysis of the Baker/Hogan phenomenon from veteran Massachusetts journalist Dave Denison. Good stuff you won't find anywhere else! Read it here.
But wait -- there's more!
Speaking of Hogan, he has penned a fundraising appeal for the Republican Governors Association at the same time he ramps up his own re-election fundraising. Read the details and the text of the letter here.
And we feature commentary from U.S. Rep. Anthony Brown about the benefits of a federal agency moving to Prince George's County. Read it here.