Matt McDaniel

6 minute read

Gonzales Research, a Maryland-based political polling company with a reputation for getting the numbers pretty close to the actual result, released poll results for Maryland’s gubernatorial race. In short, it found that Governor Hogan has a high approval rating, that his Democratic challengers are all basically unknowns, and that there is a drop-off between liking the Governor and deciding to re-elect him.

Matt McDaniel

9 minute read

It’s no secret that Republicans don’t always see eye-to-eye on every issue. From establishment moderates to populist firebrands and from neoconservative hawks to libertarian non-interventionists, the GOP has blossomed in the past decade from a Party on the backbench to one that has the White House, Congress, total control in 25 states, 32 state legislatures (17 with veto-proof majorities), and 33 governors’ mansions. It’s a remarkable turnaround since the dismal…

Matt McDaniel

5 minute read

Maryland Democrats have been quick to attack Governor Larry Hogan over the Trump Administration’s decision not to move the FBI headquarters into Maryland. The project, which was slated on bring jobs and investment into Maryland was scrapped entirely, not given to another state. There have been concerns at the FBI that the J. Edgar Hoover Building, where the FBI is currently headquartered, is woefully ill-equipped to handle the modern needs to the Bureau. Moreover, FBI leadership has pointed…