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C. Anthony Muse
Maryland State Senate District 26
In office
Term ends
January 8, 2019
Years in position 8
Base salary$43,500/year
Per diem$143/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First elected2006
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Maryland State House of Delegates, District 26
Bachelor'sMorgan State University, 1981
OtherMDiv, Wesley Theological Seminary, 1984
Date of birthApril 17, 1958
Place of birthBaltimore, Maryland
ProfessionMethodist Pastor
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C. Anthony Muse is a Democratic member of the Maryland State Senate, representing District 26. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.

Muse served in the Maryland House of Delegates from 1995 to 1998.


Muse earned his B.A. in History from Morgan State University and his Doctor of Ministry from Howard University. His professional experience includes working as a pastor.

Committee assignments

2015 legislative session

At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Muse served on the following committees:

Maryland Committee Assignments, 2015
Judicial Proceedings
Fair Practices and State Personnel Oversight, Chair


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

Note: Muse also served on the Subcommittee on Transportation.


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



See also: Maryland State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Maryland State Senate took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 24, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 25, 2014. Incumbent C. Anthony Muse defeated Jerry Mathis, Veronica Turner and Brian Woolfolk in the Democratic primary, while Kelley Howells was unopposed in the Republican primary. Muse defeated Howells in the general election.[1][2]

Maryland House of Delegates District 26, General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngC. Anthony Muse Incumbent 89.8% 29,753
     Republican Kelley Howells 10.2% 3,370
Total Votes 33,123

Maryland State Senate, District 26 Democratic Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngC. Anthony Muse Incumbent 50.7% 7,676
Veronica Turner 33% 5,002
Brian Woodfolk 8.9% 1,351
Jerry Mathis 7.4% 1,116
Total Votes 15,145


See also: United States Senate elections in Maryland, 2012

Muse ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. Senate, representing Maryland. He was defeated by incumbent Ben Cardin in the Democratic primary on April 3, 2012.[3][4]

U.S. Senate-Maryland Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngBen Cardin Incumbent 74.2% 240,704
Raymond Blagmon 1.8% 5,909
C. Anthony Muse 15.7% 50,807
J.P. Cusick 1.5% 4,778
Christopher Garner 2.9% 9,274
Ralph Jaffe 1% 3,313
Blaine Taylor 1.3% 4,376
Ed Tinus 0.3% 1,064
Lih Young 1.2% 3,993
Total Votes 324,218


See also: Maryland State Senate elections, 2010

Muse won re-election to the 26th District seat in 2010. He received 30,492 votes.[5]

Muse defeated Albert Chatmon by a margin of 11,529 to 2,642 in the primary on September 14, 2010.[6]

Maryland State Senate, District 26 (2010) General Election
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png C. Anthony Muse (D) 30,492 100%


On November 7, 2006, Muse ran unopposed for District 26 of the Maryland State Senate.[7]

Muse raised $170,846 for his campaign.[8]

Maryland Senate, District 26
Candidates Votes Percent
C. Anthony Muse (D) 26,361 98.8%
Write-Ins 310 1.2%

Campaign donors


In 2010, a year in which Muse was up for re-election, he raised $99,072 in donations.[9]

His four largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
County 1 Now $6,000
Wayne Curry for Maryland Cmte $5,000
D S G $4,000
Fentress, Chadwick $4,000


In 2006, C. Anthony Muse collected $170,846 in donations.[10]

His four largest contributors in 2006 were:

Donor Amount
Charles Muse $62,000
C. Anthony Muse $5,000
Latasha Stroud $4,000
Division 2 LLC $4,000


Muse is married and has two children.[11]

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