Del. Nancy R. Stocksdale, a Westminster Republican, has been appointed a deputy whip for the party, Republican leaders of the House of Delegates announced yesterday.
As a deputy whip, Stocksdale will be responsible for helping the minority whip and chief deputy whip find the votes necessary to pass legislation. Stocksdale has been a delegate and a member of the House Appropriations Committee since 1995.
Yesterday's announcement was made by House Minority Leader George C. Edwards of Garrett County and Minority Whip Anthony J. O'Donnell of Calvert County.