Local reporter covering Maryland state politics Education: Rutgers University
Ovetta Wiggins covers Maryland state politics in Annapolis. She came to The Washington Post in 2003 and has covered numerous stories about Prince George's County during that time, including the rise and fall of former County Executive Jack B. Johnson, the county's foreclosure crisis, and the attempt by County Executive Rushern L. Baker III to take over the school system. She graduated from Rutgers University and previously worked at the Philadelphia Inquirer and the Bergen Record in New Jersey.
The decision not to persuade the team to build its next stadium near MGM National Harbor is a reversal from Hogan’s acknowledgement of negotiations in December. Barring a change in heart, the change strips owner Daniel Snyder of leverage in getting a new venue built.