Headlines from HJM: April 23, 2020

Hogan Appoints Dana Jones as New Anne Arundel Delegate

Publisher Name : Maryland Matters
Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) appointed Dana Jones (D) to the House of Delegates on Thursday.
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Political Heavyweights Part Company in Competitive Baltimore Council Race

Publisher Name : Maryland Matters
In an open-seat race to replace Baltimore City Councilwoman Mary Pat Clarke (D) after 35 years on the job, four candidates are vying in the Democratic primary for the 14th District seat — but only two have gained much traction.
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Maryland elections board fills in blanks: Where are the drop boxes? When will I get my ballot? Where can I vote in person?

Publisher Name : The Baltimore Sun
In the upside-down world of COVID-19, the logistics of Maryland’s special general election on Tuesday and the June 2 statewide primary have evolved by the day.
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Hogan will announce plan to reopen Maryland on Friday

Publisher Name : Frederick News Post
Gov. Larry Hogan announced Wednesday that he will unveil plans for the eventual reopening of the state on Friday. But even as he mentioned the recovery plan, the governor reminded residents that the state is not yet ready to reopen.
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Young halts nearly $5 million in springtime mowing and planting contracts

Publisher Name : Baltimore Brew
Accusing the city’s chief lawnmowing vendor of “shoddy work,” Mayor Bernard C. “Jack” Young today terminated $4.7 million of contracts that keep roadway median strips mowed and city parks maintained.
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