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MARYLAND

Your complete directory of Maryland candidates for Governor, State Cabinet, United State Senator and Congress in the current election cycle ... state political parties ... the official state election office ... and state news sources.

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George Mahoney for Governor 1958

ELECTION CALENDAR:
Filing Deadline (Major Parties): February 27, 2018
Filing Deadline (Third Parties/Indep): August 29, 2018
Filing Deadline (Write-In Candidates): October 31, 2018
Primary: June 26, 2018
CANDIDATE DIRECTORY LEGEND:
Bold = Active Candidate
Italics = Potential Candidate
* = Incumbent
= Winner
(Incumbent Party Listed First)
 

This page was last updated on August 11, 2017


STATE CONSTITUTIONAL OFFICERS:

GOVERNOR & LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR:
(Governor & Lt. Governor candidates run together on tickets in the primary)


Larry Hogan (R)* - (Campaign Site)
& Boyd Rutherford (R)*
- (Campaign Site)

Rushern Baker (D) - Prince George's County Executive, Ex-State Del. & Attorney
& Runningmate Not Yet Named


Doug Gansler (D) - Ex-Attorney General, Ex-Montgomery County State's Attorney & '14 Candidate


Ralph Jaffe (D) - Retired Teacher & Frequent Candidate
& Freda Jaffe (D) - Ralph Jaffe's Wife & Frequent Candidate

Ben Jealous (D) - Ex-NAACP National President & Venture Capitalist
& Runningmate Not Yet Named

Kevin Kamentetz (D) - Baltimore County Executive, Ex-Baltimore County Councilman & Attorney


Rich Madaleno (D) - State Sen., Ex-State Legislative Aide & Ex-Budget Analyst
& Runningmate Not Yet Named

Maggie McIntosh (D) - State Del., Ex-House Majority Leader & Ex-Teacher

Joseline Peña-Melnyk (D) - State Del., Ex-College Park City Councilwoman, Attorney & '16 US Rep. Candidate

Maya Rockeymoore (D) - Policy Consultant, Ex-Congressional Aide & Wife of Cong. Elijah Cummings


Alec Ross (D) - Technology Executive, Author & Ex-Hillary Clinton Advisor
& Runningmate Not Yet Named

John Sarbanes (D) - Congressman & Attorney


Jim Shea (D) - Attorney & Ex-State University Regent
& Runningmate Not Yet Named

Krish Vignarajah (D) - Ex-Michelle Obama Policy Director & Attorney
& Runningmate Not Yet Named

Shawn Quinn (Libertarian) - Truck Driver, Navy Veteran, '14 Nominee & '10 State Del. Nominee
& Christina Smith (Libertarian) - Minister

Next State Constitutional Officer Elections in 2018.

Harry Hughes for Governor 1978

STATE COMPTROLLER:
Peter Franchot (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Maggie McIntosh (D) - State Del., Ex-House Majority Leader & Ex-Teacher
Joseline Peña-Melnyk (D) - State Del., Ex-College Park City Councilwoman, Attorney & '16 US Rep. Candidate

Anjali Reed Phukan (R) - Accountant, IT Engineer, '14 Candidate & '16 School Board Candidate

ATTORNEY GENERAL:
Brian Frosh (D)* - (Campaign Site)


GENERAL ASSEMBLY:

State House of Delegates

State Senate


U.S. SENATOR:

Ben Cardin (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Rikki Vaughan (D) - Restaurants Owner & Felon
Debbie "Rica" Wilson (D) - Teacher, Poet & Motivational Speaker
Sam Faddis (R) - Retired CIA Officer, Attorney, Author, Army Veteran & '16 US Rep. Candidate
David Pae (R) - USMC Veteran
Arvin Vohra (Libertarian) - Libertarian National Vice Chair, Businessman & Frequent Candidate 

Mac Mathias for Senate - 1974

Chris Van Hollen (D)* - (Campaign Site) - Next Election in 2022.


U.S. CONGRESS:

District 1:
Andy Harris (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Martin Elborn (R) - Police Officer & Iraq War Veteran
Lamont Taylor (R) - Janitorial Contractor
Allison Galbraith (D) - Business Contracting Consultant
Mike Pullen (D) - Talbot County Attorney & Sanders Campaign Activist

District 2:
C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger (D)* - (Campaign Site)

Roy Dyson for Congress

District 3:
John Sarbanes (D)* - (Campaign Site)
J. David Evans (R)

District 4:
Anthony Brown (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Thereasa Black (D) - Law School Graduate & Naval Reserve Officer
George McDermott (R) - Construction Company Owner & Frequent Candidate
David Therrien (R) - Realtor, Retired Navy Officer & '16 Candidate

District 5:
Steny Hoyer (D)* - (House Minority Whip Site) - (Campaign Site)
Johnny Rice (R) - Executive Assistant & Trump Campaign Activist

Helen Delich Bentley for Congress

District 6:
[ John Delaney (D)* - Not Seeking Reelection in 2018. ]
Andrew Duck (D) - Stockbroker, Army Veteran & Frequent Candidate
Bill Frick (D) - State House Majority Leader & Attorney
Roger Manno (D) - State Sen., Ex-State Del., Attorney & Ex-Congressional Aide
Aruna Miller (D) - State Del. & Civil Engineer
David Trone (D) - National Chain Wine Store Owner  & '16 Candidate in CD-8

Terry Baker (R) - Washington County Commissioner, Ex-Clear Spring City Councilman & '16 Candidate
Michael Higgs (R) - State Director of Assessments and Taxation, Attorney & GOP Activist
Amie Hoeber (R) - Military Consultant, Ex-Deputy Under Secretary of the Army & '16 Nominee
Frank Howard (R) - Businessman, '16 Candidate & '14 State Sen. Candidate 
Adam McKee (R) - Software Engineer

Matt Mossburg (R) - Ex-State Del. & Businessman

Kelly Schulz (R) - State Labor Secretary & Ex-State Del.
Dave Vogt (R) - State Del., Afghan War Veteran & '16 Candidate

George Gluck (Green) - IT Consultant & Frequent Candidate
Ted Athey (Independent) - Electrical Contractor, Sanders Campaign Activist & '16 Candidate

District 7:
Elijah Cummings (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Anthony Carter (D)
John Moser (D) - Systems Engineer
Richmond Davis (R) - Attorney & Vietnam War Veteran
Michael Pearson (R) - '14 State Del. Candidate & '16 US Sen. Candidate
Thomas "Pinkston" Harris (R) - Insurance Broker & Frequent Candidate

District 8:
Jamie Raskin (D)* - (Campaign Site)


Kweisi Mfume for Congress

STATE POLITICAL PARTIES:

Constitution Party of Maryland
Maryland Democratic Party
Maryland Green Party
Libertarian Party of Maryland
Maryland Republican Party


STATE ELECTION OFFICE:

Maryland State Board of Elections


Frank Mankiewicz for Congress 1974

STATE NEWS SOURCES:

The Capital (Annapolis)
Arbutus Times
Baltimore Business Journal
Baltimore Chronicle (Alternative)
Baltimore City Paper (Alternative)
Baltimore County Jeffersonian
Baltimore County North East Times
Baltimore Gay Paper
Baltimore Jewish Times
Baltimore Messenger
Baltimore Sun
Bowie Blade-News
Carroll County Times
Catonsville Times
Cecil County Post
University of Maryland Diamondback (College Park)
Columbia Flier
Cumberland Times-News
Deale Bay Weekly
Easton Star Democrat
Frederick News-Post
Gaithersburg Gazette
Hagerstown Herald-Mail
` County Times
Laurel Leader
Maryland Daily Record (Business & Legal News)
Maryland Public Television (MPT)
Maryland Reporter
Montgomery County Journal
Mt. Airy Messenger
Oakland Republican
Owings Mills Times
PolitickerMD.com
Prince George's County Journal
Salisbury Daily Times
Takoma Voice
Towson Times
Washington Post
Washington Times

Bill Shepard for Governor - 1990

WBAL TV-11 (NBC - Baltimore)
WJZ TV-13 (CBS - Baltimore)
WMAR TV-2 (ABC - Baltimore)
WBFF TV-45 (FOX - Baltimore)
WHAG TV-25 (NBC - Hagerstown)
WBOC TV-16 (CBS - Salisbury)
WMDT TV-47 (ABC - Salisbury)

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