Our Say: Anne Arundel’s next coronavirus test will be bridging the political divide

Friday, the Anne Arundel County Council will consider a measure to strip County Executive Steuart Pittman of his emergency powers. It is unlikely to pass. Not because extraordinary powers held by one man are unworthy of review. Pittman’s use of the emergency authorization granted authorized under the code and granted by the council in March have limited freedoms to worship and assemble guaranteed by the First Amendment to the Constitution. (Cap Gazette)

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