Archive for October 2014

“Montgomery’s new public campaign financing bill explained”

From the The Gazette of October 6, 2014: Montgomery County became the first jurisdiction in Maryland to pass a local public campaign financing system Sept. 30.  Here’s a breakdown of how the new system will work…. A county executive candidate can receive up to $750,000 in matching funds for the primary and $750,000 for the…

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Video of school board challengers forum

In the evening of September 30, 2014, a forum was held in the Rockville Library to hear a what the five challengers for positions on the Montgomery County Board of Education has to say.  The challengers are Larry Edmonds, Shebra Evans, Laurie Halverson, Jill Ortman-Fouse and Kristin Trible.  This forum was for challengers only as the…

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