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In fundraising pitch, Franchot mentions possible run for governor

Comptroller Peter Franchot. (The Daily Record / Maximilian Franz)

Comptroller Peter Franchot said he is “strongly considering a run for governor in 2022.” Franchot, now in his fourth term as the state’s top tax collector, expressed his interest in a campaign fundraising email sent Wednesday afternoon to potential donors. ...

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Maryland lawmakers remove regulatory powers of comptroller


ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The Maryland General Assembly has removed regulatory authority over alcohol, tobacco and gasoline from the comptroller’s office. Lawmakers in the House and Senate voted Thursday to override Gov. Larry Hogan’s veto of the measure. The bill ...

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Maryland deciding state government, US House races

A voting location at Jacksonville Elementary School in Baltimore County in 2018.  (The Daily Record file)

Maryland voters are deciding who will be the state's governor, as well as who will be in the 188 seats of the Maryland General Assembly and the state's eight-member U.S. House delegation.

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