Polygon 147: More Equal Than Others?

Superintendent Martirano’s much-discussed redistricting plan has been touted by supporters as addressing wealth-based inequalities between Howard County Schools while at the same time relieving overcrowding. But Polygon 147, which houses the desirable (and...

One BILLION Dollars for Education?

Maryland Democrats in the General Assembly have rushed through a pair of bills which they say will “transform Maryland’s… education system to the levels of the highest-performing systems…” The price tag? $1,000,000,000 taxpayer dollars....

In Sympathy

The Republican Central Committee of Howard County would like to express its deepest sympathy to the family of Representative Elijah Cummings (7th District). During a 36-year political career, Representative Cummings served 23 years in Congress, was Chairman of the...

Maryland’s 7th District – What’s Next?

Following the untimely death of Representative Elijah Cummings, federal law specifies that Governor Larry Hogan must announce, within ten days, both a special primary and a special general election for the vacant seat in Maryland’s 7th Congressional District....

Upcoming Public Hearing – Howard County Charter Review Commission

On October 24th at the Gary Arthur Community Center in Glenwood, the Charter Review Commission will hold its third and final public hearing on the charter review process at 7:00 PM. The Howard County Republican Party encourages all County residents to attend and...