Olszewski and Redmer: Candidates for Baltimore County Executive | WYPR

Olszewski and Redmer: Candidates for Baltimore County Executive

Oct 22, 2018

Democrat John Olszewski, Jr. and Republican Al Redmer, Jr.
Credit Olszewski and Redmer campaigns.

Today, we continue our series of Conversations with the Candidates with John Olszewski, Jr. and Al Redmer, Jr. who are running to be the next Baltimore County Executive. 

Redmer, a Republican, is a former delegate and the current Maryland Insurance Commissioner. Olszewski, a Democrat, is also a former delegate who taught in Baltimore County Schools. He’s currently working in the private sector.

Some of the issues that have dominated the discussion during the campaign include school overcrowding, universal Pre-K, affordable housing, development, public safety and addressing the opioid crisis. 

Today, the candidates will have a chance to share their ideas about the future of the state’s third largest jurisdiction. They join Tom in Studio A for a moderated discussion. 

This conversation was streamed live on WYPR's Facebook page. You can watch the video here.

Election Day is Tuesday, November 6th.  Early Voting begins Thursday, October 25th.