MD Governor Larry Hogan

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Hogan to gather with supporters amid White House speculation

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is holding fundraisers for future political activity at events where the Republican is expected to talk about his eight years as governor, as well as plans for the future. Hogan has two separate fundraisers scheduled at a Maryland casino on Wednesday. The term-limited governor who leaves office in January has positioned himself to run as an alternative to former President Donald Trump, […]

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Maryland Governor, Governor-Elect meet, discuss transition

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Governor Larry Hogan met with Governor-Elect Wes Moore, saying his administration would work to ensure a peaceful transition. Hogan, a Republican, said at a media availability at the State House on Thursday that he and Moore, a Democrat, had a productive one-on-one conversation while their teams met. Moore said they're already seeing how seriously the Hogan administration is taking the transition. Moore announced that Lt. […]

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Judge postpones trial of former Chief of Staff to Gov. Hogan

BALTIMORE (AP) — A federal judge has postponed the trial for Gov. Larry Hogan's former chief of staff. The Baltimore Sun reports that Roy McGrath asked the judge through his lawyer to postpone the trial because federal prosecutors had handed over more than 8,800 pages of evidence in recent weeks. McGrath briefly served as Hogan's top adviser before resigning after a report in the newspaper detailed his outsize severance payment […]

today10/21/2022 2


Maryland Gov. Hogan to testify at former aide’s trial

BALTIMORE (AP) — Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan will be called as a witness in the federal fraud trial of his former chief of staff, Roy McGrath, a rarity for a sitting governor. The Daily Record reports that the disclosure is part of a joint filing of proposed questions for prospective jurors. McGrath faces an eight-count federal indictment. Charges include wire fraud, including securing a $233,648 severance payment equal to one […]

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Hogan leading economic development trip to Korea, Japan

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is leading an economic development trip to Korea and Japan. Hogan announced Thursday that he will take the trip from Sept. 12-24. He says it will include diplomatic engagements and economic announcements. The term-limited governor noted that his administration's first overseas trade mission in 2015 included stops in Korea and Japan. He says for eight years his administration has worked to expand […]

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Hogan directs police to suspend Maryland gun carry standard

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has directed the state police to suspend the state's "good and substantial reason" standard for permits to carry handguns after the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a similar New York law last month. The Republican governor said in a statement Tuesday that the New York law pertaining to handguns "is virtually indistinguishable from Maryland law." As a result, Hogan said he was […]

today07/06/2022 2


Former Hogan aide faces additional federal charge

BALTIMORE (AP) — Federal prosecutors have filed an additional charge against a former aide to Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan for allegedly falsifying records. A superseding indictment was announced against Roy McGrath by the U.S. attorney's office on Tuesday in a case that alleges he collected excessive expenses and arranged for an unprecedented $233,647 severance payment. The Baltimore Sun reports the new federal wire fraud charge against McGrath relates to a […]

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Hogan vetoes 18 bills, including ballot signature measure

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has announced vetoes of 18 bills, including a measure that would have allowed voters who forget to sign their mail-in ballot to do so after mailing to get it counted. The Republican governor also vetoed a bill that would have allowed union dues to be tax deductible, as well as a bill that would have stayed eviction proceedings against tenants who could […]

today05/31/2022 3


Governor Hogan signs bills to strengthen cybersecurity

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Gov. Larry Hogan signed measures Thursday to strengthen cybersecurity in state and local governments in Maryland. The bill signings happened after lawmakers approved legislation and big investments this year to protect vital systems against cyberattacks. One of the measures aims to help local governments, school systems and health departments work with more resources and assistance from the Maryland Emergency Management Agency to improve cybersecurity. The agency […]

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