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WYPR Senior News Analyst Fraser Smith and his guests break down recent political news in Maryland.Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 6 am and 8:45 am.

IMP: Hogan's Bark Over The Stormwater Utility Fee Had Little Bite

One of the central points of Governor Larry Hogan's gubernatorial campaign was repealing the stormwater utility fee.  But in his first General Assembly session, the stormwater utility fee bill - or "rain tax" as critics call it - only got stronger.  Fraser Smith and The Daily Record's Bryan Sears discuss the regulations that were added to the bill and the finances behind stormwater runoff treatments.