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What you need to know about Maryland GOP gubernatorial nominee Dan Cox

July 20, 2022

Maryland’s Republican Party just got turned on its head. Del. Dan Cox, a far-right conservative endorsed by former President Donald Trump, had the victory of the night in Tuesday’s primary as he defeated GOP Gov. Larry Hogan’s hand-picked successor, former state Commerce Secretary Kelly Schulz. After eight years of a moderate Republican governor — one who many Marylanders still give high marks — Cox represents a sharp turn for some conservatives in the state. Here are five things to know about, potentially, Maryland’s next governor.

Article Source: Baltimore Sun

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