A poll out today from Morning Consult shows that Republican Governor Larry Hogan is riding a wave of support in Maryland, thought to be a stronghold for Democrats. Hogan, who faces the voters next Fall in his re-election bid, has commanded a super-majority of support in polls for over a year.
Governor Larry Hogan has set a strong trajectory for the Maryland Republican Party going into what is sure to be a raucous 2018 election cycle. While so-called “midterm” elections are usually reported to national audiences as referendums on the President and the political Party in power, Maryland’s gubernatorial and legislative elections next November are already shaping up to be more about whether Marylanders are ready to give other voices a seat at the table.
Here are the four things you need to know before your coffee gets cold, the February 27, 2017 edition: