Maryland ranks 45th lowest in the nation on the Cato Institute 2021 list of freest states (in terms of personal and economic freedom). You can guess the states that are 46-50.
The only way to drive Maryland out of this mess is to make the current voters uncomfortable. Crime makes people uncomfortable. If it keeps spreading, you might see a change. Economic failure makes people uncomfortable. Problem is, gov't jobs keep people comfortable in their communism. O'Malley finally met the boundary of Marylanders' comfort with over 42 new taxes and fees, which gave us Hogan. It seems that people are already forgetting this lesson though.
OK, DC is officially a third world sh1thole. This prolly includes the burbs too. Local ABC News affiliate confirms and provides safe travel procedures.
Wow, Media Openly Advising Public to Use The Safari Rules When Entering Democrat Municipal Regions