| Mar 24, 2012
| 2:45 PM
Republicans and Democrats are nine days away from choosing their party nominees in Maryland’s 6th District Congressional race.
Sparked by new congressional boundaries drawn last fall, seven Republicans and five Democrats are trying to unseat the...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 2:56 PM
Following are the responses to three questions The Herald-Mail posed to candidates for Maryland’s 6th Congressional District seat. The candidates were asked to limit their responses to 75 words. Those responses that exceeded that limit were edited....
| Mar 26, 2012
| 11:33 AM
Seated side by side at a candidates forum Monday morning, Democratic Congress hopefuls John Delaney and Robert J. Garagiolatook a break from their recent attacks on each other.
On Monday morning, in a forum largely free of negative comments, Democrats in...
| Apr 1, 2012
| 5:06 PM
Democrats and Republicans will choose nominees in city and federal races on Tuesday.
Voting will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Primary elections will be held for Maryland’s 6th Congressional District seat and one of its two U.S. Senate seats, as...
| Apr 9, 2012
In the stretch run before the recent 6th District primary elections, a few candidates proclaimed that polls had them in or near the lead.
Republican Joseph T. Krysztoforski cited a TelePoll showing him with 37.8 percent and incumbent...
| May 9, 2012
| 2:10 PM
The state of Maryland has certified the results of the April 3 primaries.
The winners of the races in which Washington County residents voted remain the same as they were on the night of the primary.
The winners, noted with an asterisk unless...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 3:35 PM
Editor’s note: This is one in an occasional series of profiles about candidates running for election in the 6th Congressional District.
State Sen. Robert J. Garagiola said he’ll gladly compare his record to anyone else’s in the 6th...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 3:38 PM
Editor’s note: This is one in an occasional series of profiles about candidates for the 6th Congressional District seat seeking their parties’ nomination in the April 3 primary election.
Peter James said his concern about the nation’s...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 2:30 PM
When asked about running for re-election, U.S. Rep. Roscoe G. Bartlettusually mentions his concern for the future of his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
But, several months ago, the 20-year incumbent was wavering, possibly leaning...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Bud Otis, U.S. Rep. Roscoe G. Bartlett's chief of staff, has resigned after news circulated that he was testing the waters for a possible 6th District campaign if Bartlett didn't run again.
Bartlett, R-Md., said "a flurry" of news stories about Otis'...
| Dec 4, 2011
| 11:55 AM
Flocking to their candidates
Alliances are forming in Maryland’s 6th District Congress race, with four months to go before the primary and the general election 11 months away.
When state Sen. David R. Brinkley, R-Carroll/Frederick, announced...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 2:01 PM
Whew, what a week. First, my Frosty the Snowman costume gets trashed, then the 6th District congressional race gets even more trashed before it even starts.
Really, what was that? I know there'd been what the weather forecasters call an "upper atmosphere...