Cathy Johnson Pendleton

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Cathy Johnson Pendleton
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Maryland, District 5
Bachelor'sCornell College
Campaign website
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Cathy Johnson Pendleton was a 2012 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 5th Congressional District of Maryland. Pendleton was defeated by incumbent Steny Hoyer in the Democratic primary on April 3, 2012.[1]


Pendleton is a native of Washington, D.C.[2]


  • Washington Tech Institute (University of DC)
  • Cornell College, Mt. Vernon, Iowa: B.S.S. (Bachelor's of Special Studies) in Political Science and History


Pendleton founded GAM-JAM Publishing Company.[2]



See also: Maryland's 5th Congressional District elections, 2012

Pendleton ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Maryland's 5th District. Pendleton sought the nomination on the Democratic ticket but was defeated by incumbent Steny Hoyer in the primary on April 3, 2012.[3]

The signature filing deadline for candidates wishing to run was January 11, 2012.[4]

U.S. House, Maryland, District 5 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngSteny Hoyer Incumbent 84.7% 36,961
Cathy Johnson Pendleton 15.3% 6,688
Total Votes 43,649

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