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Inside Maryland Politics
5:56 am
Wed August 20, 2014

The Added Costs Of Bail Reform

Credit Kyle Leslie, Matt Purdy / WYPR

The Added Costs Of Bail Reform

WYPR's Fraser Smith and Christopher Connelly talk about the new costs associated with providing lawyers to defendants at initial bail hearings and why the General Assembly may have put counties in a difficult financial position.

Politics
7:15 am
Mon August 18, 2014

Md. Gubernatorial Candidates Forum Kicks Off Election Season

Larry Hogan and Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown addressed attendees at the Maryland Association of Counties summer meeting.
Credit Christopher Connelly/WYPR

Maryland will elect a new governor in November. Republican Larry Hogan and Democratic Lieutenant Governor Anthony Brown pitched county officials at the annual Maryland Association of Counties summer conference in Ocean City on Saturday. The message from both sides: Elect me because four years of the other guy will be bad for the state. 

WYPR's Christopher Connelly recaps the gubernatorial forum with Morning Edition host Nathan Sterner.

Inside Maryland Politics
5:24 am
Mon August 18, 2014

What A Central Committee Does And Why It Matters

Credit Kyle Leslie, Matt Purdy / WYPR

What A Central Committee Does And Why It Matters

WYPR's Fraser Smith and Arelis Hernandez of the Washington Post talk about the function of local Democratic Central Committees and why the state party is getting involved  with the committee in charge of Prince George's County.

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