Author Archives: Bryan P. Sears

Bryan P. Sears covers Maryland politics and government affairs for The Daily Record.

Oaks to repay $5,000 as part of plea


A former state senator awaiting sentencing on federal fraud charges has agreed to forfeit $5,000.  The forfeiture, filed Monday in U.S. District Court in Baltimore, is part of a plea agreement reached between federal prosecutors and former Sen. Nathaniel T. ...

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Memo: Hogan-Rutherford raise $900k

Republican Gov. Larry Hogan speaks during a news conference as  Lt. Gov. Boyd Rutherford, left, listens Tuesday, March 8, 2016, in Annapolis, Md. Hogan said he is “completely disgusted with national politics in both parties” in answer to a question during a news conference about whether he would support GOP front-runner Donald Trump, if he wins the party’s presidential nomination. (AP Photo/Brian Witte)

Gov. Larry Hogan added to his sizable campaign war chest, reportedly raising more than $900,000 in less than a month. The report comes from a memo released late Friday afternoon that is written by Tom Kelso, chairman of the governor’s re-election ...

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