Edward J Kasemeyer

Lam beats Sigaty in wide victory for District 12 Democratic candidate for state Senate

Lam beats Sigaty in wide victory for District 12 Democratic candidate for state Senate

In a race to replace retiring District 12 state Sen. Edward J. Kasemeyer, state Del. Clarence Lam notched a wide victory over Howard County Council member Mary Kay Sigaty in the June 26 Democratic primary election Tuesday.

In total, Lam received 9,243 votes and Sigaty, 3,466.

District 12 stretches from parts of Columbia in Howard County into Catonsville and Arbutus in Baltimore County. Lam received 67 percent of the vote in Baltimore County and about 75 percent of the vote in Howard County.

Lam will go on to face Republican Joseph D. “Joe” Hooe in the general election on Nov. 6. Hooe, of Lansdowne, was unopposed in the primary.

“I’m feeling pretty good,” Lam said...

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