Maryland Republican Rep. Roscoe Bartlett is getting an endorsement from a Democratic former colleague.
Generous contributions from some top Republican leaders helped Maryland 6th District Congressman Roscoe Bartlett win the GOP primary last week.
Candidates in Maryland’s 6th Congressional District focused their last-minute campaigning mainly on Montgomery and Frederick counties Tuesday as voters went to the polls to choose their parties’ nominees.
Maryland Republican Party Chairman Alex Mooney says he will not run for Congress in the state’s 6th District and has endorsed incumbent Roscoe Bartlett.
Democrat Duchy Trachtenberg has dropped out of the race for Maryland’s 6th District Congressional seat due to health reasons.
Democratic state Sen. Rob Garagiola in launching his congressional campaign Tuesday appealed to rural and independent voters in his mostly western Maryland district that’s been redrawn to improve his party’s chances of unseating 10-term Republican Rep. Roscoe Bartlett.
A state senator says he will introduce legislation in Maryland’s upcoming special session on redistricting to preserve the 6th congressional district from changes made under a draft plan.