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Guest column: Annapolis a good vantage point for observing endless federal follies

Guest column: Annapolis a good vantage point for observing endless federal follies

Annapolis, I've come to discover, affords an excellent vantage to view the many machinations of Washington, D.C., aka America's Entertainment Capital. Our town is far enough from the Congress and the White House to escape the inside-the-Beltway mindset, yet close enough to get a sense of what's going on. From Annapolis, we've been treated so far to the first six months of the Republican-led 114th Congress. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky promised last November that he would convert the upper chamber from what he derided as a Democratic cave of winds into a productive, GOP-administered body that gets things done. Instead, McConnell has been...

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