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Franchot, Hogan clash over issue of police funding (access required)

Gov. Larry Hogan and Comptroller Peter Franchot, who often have been allies on the Board of Public Works, are at sharp odds over the governor's comments last week about police funding. Hogan, in an announcement last week and subsequent fundraising email, described calls to defund or abolish police departments "left-wing lunacy." Franchot, a Democrat running for ...