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What Maryland Could Look Like Under Gov. Wes Moore, According to Political Experts – NBC4 Washington
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What Maryland Could Look Like Under Gov. Wes Moore, According to Political Experts – NBC4 Washington

Democrat Wes Moore is projected to become the first Black governor of Maryland, taking the office back from the GOP with a defeat of Republican state Del. Dan Cox, who was supported by former President Donald Trump but not term-limited Republican Gov. Larry Hogan. Moore, a combat veteran and former CEO of one of the nation’s largest anti-poverty organizations, campaigned on creating equal opportunity for Maryland residents. “He talks about social issues more than he talks about government itself,” said Sunil Dasgupta, a University of Maryland Baltimore County political science professor and host of the “I Hate Politics” podcast. “That’s what he does; that’s what he’s talked about throughout the campaign trail. Why should we not expect that to be what he will actually ...