Rodricks: Larry Hogan, ‘consoler-in-chief’ for West Baltimore? Please.

Will it be noted anywhere — perhaps in a chapter of the book I’ve not yet been privileged to read — that, just two months after the Freddie Gray uprising in West Baltimore, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan killed a $2.9 billion transit project 10 years in the making and promising economic development for the city? Certainly the governor will explain for the masses eager to read his forthcoming memoir why he scuttled the Red Line, refused nearly a billion federal dollars toward the light rail project and spent the state’s share on roads everywhere but in Baltimore. (Balt Sun)

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