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Josh Hicks
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Maryland Democrats propose automatic voter registration. State would be 3rd in the nation to adopt such a "universal registration" system wapo.st/1OWuq0N 
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Tax relief for Maryland businesses turns out to be not so simple - The Washington Post http://wapo.st/1lT9bSf
Gov. Larry Hogan (R) campaigned on lowering taxes for companies, but the legislature has thwarted his efforts.
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Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan to ask feds not to send more Syrian refugees to state 
First-term Republican governor says he wants “appropriate assurances” that refugees pose no danger.
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Johns Hopkins public-health leaders call for focus on prescribers and dispensers to address opioid epidemic http://wapo.st/1SU7Zc7
Public-health leaders from Johns Hopkins University say doctors often prescribe opioids excessively.
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From top cop and Senate sergeant at arms to guarding a marijuana farm: Terry Gainer’s new gig in Hagerstown, Md. 
Former U.S. Capitol Police chief is head of security for what could be one of Maryland’s first medical marijuna facilities.
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It's great to see the law start protecting the farms.
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How a law school dean and his student became partners in Md politics  
Isiah Leggett and Rushern Baker’s bond has had tangible effects on Montgomery and Prince George’s.
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Embattled Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane taps former Maryland attorney general Doug Gansler to lead ‘porngate’ investigation wapo.st/1jxseQh
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Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan rejects pressure to welcome Syrian refugees wapo.st/21djLnq 
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Meet Gov. Hogan’s pen pal. Andrew is 5 years old, and he has cancer too. He also thinks of the governor as the king of Maryland, in his 5-year-old way. http://wapo.st/1MS0RI9
Andrew’s tips for surviving cancer include “Find your hugging person” and “it’s okay to cry.”
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Maryland IT officials warn that state's new voting system may not be ready for 2016 cycle 
A state IT official warned that the system might not be ready for the 2016 election cycle, saying it “cannot be a success” as it stands.
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Minority Whip Kathy Szeliga launches bid to become Maryland's first GOP US senator in 30 years 
Republican state lawmaker, businesswoman was encouraged to run by several senior party leaders.
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In Maryland, 3 in 10 people have known someone addicted to opioids http://wapo.st/1LEs15m
A Post-U-Md. poll finds support for money to combat heroin, especially among those who know an addict.
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  • The Washington Post
    Reporter, present
  • The Philadelphia Inquirer
    Reporting Intern
  • Bellevue Reporter (WA)
    Reporter
  • Bothell-Kenmore Reporter (WA)
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Josh Hicks is a Washington Post reporter covering the federal government. He reported for newspapers in the Detroit and Seattle suburbs before joining the Post as a contributor to Glenn Kessler’s Fact Checker blog in 2011. Josh graduated from Albion College and Stanford. He also lived in New Zealand for eight months working as a commercial fisherman and fruit picker. Follow him on Twitter and Facebook.
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  • Stanford University
    Journalism
  • Albion College
    English
  • Fordham University
    Freshman year only
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