|U.S. House, Maryland, District 6|
|Maryland State Senate District 3|
|Bachelor's||Dartmouth College (1993)|
Mooney received a B.A. in philosophy from Dartmouth College (1993).
In addition to serving as a state senator, Mooney is the executive director of the National Journalism Center. He previously worked as a staff assistant to U.S. Representative Roscoe Bartlett (1993-95) and as a vice-president of legislative analysis at the Council for National Policy Action, Inc. (1995-98). Mooney received the Taxpayer Advocate Award and the Legislator of the Decade Award from the Maryland Taxpayers Association in 2008.
Mooney was running in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing Maryland's 6th District. Mooney was seeking the nomination on the Republican ticket.  The signature filing deadline for candidates wishing to run was January 11, 2012. The primary elections were held on April 3, 2012. Candidates Charles Bailey, Robert Garagiola, Milad Pooran, Mark Shriver, John Delaney, and Ron Little ran on the Democratic ticket. Mooney faced opposition from David Brinkley, Robert Coblentz, Brandon Rippeon, Robin Ficker, Joseph Krysztoforski, Kathy Afzali, Peter James and incumbent Roscoe Bartlett on the Republican ticket.
- See also: Maryland State Senate elections, 2010
Mooney ran unopposed in the September 14 primary election.
Mooney raised $370,091 for his campaign.
|Maryland Senate, District 3|
|Alexander Mooney (R)||21,844||51.9%|
|Candy Greenway (D)||20,111||47.8%|
Below are Mooney's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:
|Frederick Air Inc.||$2,800|
Mooney was born in Washington, D.C. on June 7, 1971. He is married and has two children.
State capital office: James Senate Office Building, Room 402 11 Bladen St., Annapolis, MD 21401 Phone: 410-841-3575 'Mailing address: P.O. Box 669, Frederick, MD 21705 - 0669 Phone: 301-620-0200 E-Mail: email@example.com
- Senator Mooney's campaign website
- Official Maryland State Senate website
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 1998
- Senator Mooney's facebook
- Senator Mooney's campaign twitter
- State Surge profile - legislative and voting track record
- Campaign website
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 Roll Call "Alex Mooney Skips Maryland Race, Signals Roscoe Bartlett Definitely Running" Accessed February 16, 2012
- ↑ Maryland Senate,"Alexander Mooney," retrieved October 21, 2009
- ↑ Herald Mail "Vice president of Republican Club enters 6th Congressional District race" Accessed January 6, 2012
- ↑ Roll Call "Alex Mooney Skips Maryland Race, Signals Roscoe Bartlett Definitely Running" Accessed February 16, 2012
- ↑ Maryland State Board of Elections - 2010 Election results
- ↑ Maryland State Senate official election results for 2006
- ↑ Follow the Money's report on Mooney's 2006 campaign contributions
- ↑ Follow the Money,"Alexander Mooney 2008," retrieved October 21, 2009
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