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Maryland Attorney General election, 2010

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The Maryland Attorney General election of 2010 was held on November 2, 2010. Douglas Gansler went uncontested in his bid for re-election.

Race tracking

See also: 2010 State Attorneys General/Election Racetracking

Both Ballotpedia and Governing magazine predicted an easy Democratic win in the uncontested general election.

2010 Race Rankings for Maryland Attorney General
Race Tracker Race Rating
Ballotpedia Safe Democrat
Governing[1] Safe Democrat
Overall Call Safe Democrat

General Election campaign

General election results

Maryland Attorney General, General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngDoug Gansler Incumbent 98.2% 1,349,962
     Write-Ins Various 1.8% 25,033
Total Votes 1,374,995
Election Results via Maryland State Board of Elections

September 14, 2010 primaries

See also: Maryland gubernatorial election, 2010

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Electoral results


According to the Maryland Board of Elections, as of August 30, 2010, here is the breakdown of campaign finances for each of the candidates:

Douglas Gansler Campaign Finance Reports
Report Date Filed Beginning Balance Contributions In-Kind [3] Other Sources Expenditures Cash on Hand
January 1 - August 1, 2010[4] August 6, 2010 $2,071,946.44 $298,917.54 $2,302.00 $0.00 $65,322.07 $2,305,541.91
January 1 - December 31, 2009[5] January 19, 2010 $1,255,115.52 $863,000.33 $14,839.50 $0.00 $46,169.41 $2,071,946.44
January 1, 2008 - December 31, 2008[6] January 18, 2009 $645,930.74 $660,384.79 $6,798.99 $0.00 $51,200.01 $1,255,115.52

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  • No candidate ran for nomination

Electoral results

  • No candidate ran for nomination

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