Very Early Punditry: 2014 Gov Edition

With the 2014 race for Governor of Maryland underway already, I feel I need to make a bunch of wild comments on the topic about my current opinion on the state of the race. Let me preface this as follows: I have no dog in this fight so far. I have not chosen a side […]

News Roundup: 6/3/13

Let’s take a walk around with a heavy Maryland focus on the news: The Baltimore County Ethics Board will be looking into John Olszewski, Sr (D) and his failure to report certain jobs on ethics forms since 2006. He reported amended forms back to 2009, not 2006. They can levy fines of up to $1,000 for each […]

Old Line Elephant News Roundup: 8/30/12

Here’s a new…news / link roundup with some fun commentary from you friendly neighborhood blogger: Since it’s the last night of the Republican National Convention, I’ll link back to the speeches from Condi Rice, Paul Ryan, Chris Christie, and Ann Romney. Why these speeches? Cause they’re great. Also, cause they’re easily accessible at Race42012. So […]

On 2014 GOP Contenders, Media Bias

In 2014, we have a general idea of who may run on the Republican side: Pat McDonough, Brian Murphy, David Craig, Blaine Young, Larry Hogan, Marty Madden, and Charles Lollar. The Gazette ran a piece on the potential 2014 contenders that discussed Murphy, Craig, Hogan, Madden, and Young. You could potentially argue that these may […]

Craig wins MDYR Straw Poll

MDYRs had their straw poll on 2014 contenders at their 2012 convention. Harford County Executive David Craig won the straw poll with 25% of the vote, but it’s still a pretty close / open race at this point. Here’s the breakdown: Harford County Executive David Craig: 25% Former Lt. Governor Michael Steele: 21% Former Secretary […]

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