Episode #16: House Minority Leader Nic Kipke

Talking about COVID and the upcoming General Assembly Session

This week we talk with House Minority Leader Nic Kipke about the upcoming Maryland General Assembly session.

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About the Episode: In this episode we discuss;

  • Delegate Kipke’s recovery from COVID-19;

  • Maryland’s response to the pandemic;

  • Democratic attempts to override Governor Larry Hogan’s vetoes on the Kirwan Commission, taxes, and more;

  • The challenge of mandated spending;

  • How sharing a district with Senate Minority Bryan Simonaire impacts their relationships with their caucus;

  • Redistricting and prospects for single-member districts in the House of Delegates;

  • Looking forward to the 2022 Election.

About the Guest: Delegate Nic Kipke is the Minority Leader of the Maryland House of Delegates. He has served in the House of Delegates since 2007. Delegate Kipke and his family live in Pasadena. Follow him on Twitter @Kipke.