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Adelaide Eckardt

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Adelaide Eckardt
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Current candidacy
Running for Maryland State Senate, District 37
Date of primaryJune 24, 2014
Current office
Maryland House of Delegates District 37B
In office
1995-Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 19
PartyRepublican
Leadership
Minority Caucus Leader, Maryland State House of Delegates
2007-2013
Deputy Minority Whip, Maryland State House of Delegates
1999-2003
Compensation
Base salary$43,500/year
Per diem$142/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected1994
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Maryland School of Nursing, 1978
Master'sUniversity of Maryland School of Nursing, 1981
OtherRN, Bryn Mawr Hospital School of Nursing, 1964
Personal
BirthdaySeptember 8, 1943
Place of birthBryn Mawr, Pennsylvania
ProfessionRegistered Nurse
ReligionChristian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Adelaide C. Eckardt (b. September 8, 1943) is a Republican member of the Maryland House of Delegates, representing District 37B. She was first elected to the chamber in 1994. She is a 2014 Republican candidate for District 37 of the Maryland State Senate.

Eckardt served Minority Caucus Leader from 2007 to 2013 and Deputy Minority Whip from 1999 to 2003.

Biography

Eckardt's professional experience includes working as a Clinical Nurse Specialist at Eastern Shore Hospital Center, Psychiatric Nurse Clinical Specialist, Adjunct Professor at University of Maryland and Salisbury University, a Consultant at Howard Community College, and a registered nurse.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Eckardt served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Eckardt served on these committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Maryland State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Maryland State Senate will consist of a primary election on June 24, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 25, 2014. Christopher R. Robinson is unopposed in the Democratic primary, while incumbent Richard Colburn will face Adelaide Eckardt in the Republican primary.[1]

2010

See also: Maryland House of Delegates elections, 2010

Eckardt successfully won re-election in the general election on November 2, 2010. She took the first of two available seats in the district.[2]

Maryland House of Delegates, District 37B General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Adelaide Eckardt (R) 23,106
Green check mark transparent.png Jeannie Haddaway (R) 22,309
Patrice Stanley (D) 10,476

2006

On November 7, 2006, Adelaide Eckardt ran for District 37B of the Maryland House of Delegates, winning the first of two seats, beating Jeannie Haddaway, James A. Adkins, and Tim Quinn.[3]

Adelaide Eckardt raised $70,250 for her campaign.[4]

Maryland House of Delegates, District 37B
Candidates Votes Percent


Adelaide Eckardt (R) 19,980 34.5%
Jeannie Haddaway (R) 18,677 32.2%
James A. Adkins (D) 9,640 16.6%
Tim Quinn (D) 9,588 16.6%
Write-Ins 34 0.1%

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, a year in which Eckardt was up for re-election, she collected $34,804 in donations.[5]

Her largest contributors in 2010 were:


2006

In 2006, Adelaide Eckardt collected $70,250 in donations.[6]

Her five largest contributors in 2006 were:

Donor Amount
Egypt Road LLC $1,900
Jean Shehan $1,000
Sonia Jones $1,000
Maryland State Dental Association $900
Constellation Energy Group $850

Personal

Eckardt is a member of the Maryland Bicycle and Pedestrian Caucus, Taxpayers Protection Caucus, Maryland Rural Caucus, Institute for Public Affairs and Civic Engagement Advisory Board at Salisbury University, Maryland Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus, and the House Special Task Force on Drug and Alcohol Abuse.[7]

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