Former Gov. Harry Hughes Dies

Former Maryland Governor Harry Hughes is dead at the age of 92. Gov. Larry Hogan confirmed Hughes' passing in a statement released this afternoon. Hughes served two terms from 1979 to 1987. “The First Lady and I are deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Governor Harry Hughes, a longtime friend and Maryland legend whom I deeply admired. His dedication to our great state - as a distinguished member of the Maryland General Assembly and as our 57th governor - and his service to our nation as a member of the Navy Air Corps during World War II leave a legacy behind that will be forever remembered," Hogan said. (WBAL-Radio)

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