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Corrogan R. Vaughn, frequent Republican candidate for office

Corrogan R. Vaughn, frequent Republican candidate for office

Corrogan R. Vaughn, a frequent Republican candidate who challenged Rep. Elijah E. Cummings in two campaigns, died Aug. 17 of a heart attack at his Pikesville home. He was 51.

“I was deeply saddened to learn of Corrogan Vaughn’s passing from this life,” Mr. Cummings, a Baltimore Democrat, said in a statement.

“As a lifelong Republican, Mr. Vaughn stepped forward to run against me in two successive congressional elections,” he said. “Although he and I disagreed on many of the central public policy issues of our time, Mr. Vaughn was a vigorous advocate for core values of our society that he, I and all Americans share.”

“Corrogan was a good friend and had a great feel for...

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