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Dan Morhaim
Maryland House of Delegates District 11
In office
Term ends
January 8, 2019
Years in position 20
Deputy Majority Leader, Maryland State House of Delegates
Base salary$43,500/year
Per diem$143/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First elected1994
Term limitsN/A
Associate'sUniversity Of California, Berkeley, 1970
M.D.New York Medical College, 1975
Date of birthDecember 27, 1948
Place of birthLos Angeles, California
ProfessionFire Surgeon, Baltimore County
Office website
Dan K. Morhaim (b. December 27, 1948) is a Democratic member of the Maryland House of Delegates, representing District 11 and serving as Deputy Majority Leader. He was first elected to the chamber in 1994.


Morhaim's professional experience includes working as n emergency physician at Sinai Hospital, stadium physician with the Baltimore Orioles, Assistant Professor at the University of Maryland Medical School, Baltimore County Fire Surgeon, Chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine at Franklin Square Hospital, and Medical Director of Region III at the Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services System.

Committee assignments

2015 legislative session

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

Maryland Committee Assignments, 2015


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


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



See also: Maryland House of Delegates elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Maryland House of Delegates 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. Shelly Hettleman and incumbents Dan Morhaim and Dana M. Stein defeated Don Engel, Alex B. Leikus and Theodore Levin in the Democratic primary, while Laura Harkins was unopposed in the Republican primary. Hettleman, Morhaim and Stein defeated Harkins for three seats in the general election.[1][2]

Maryland House of Delegates District 11, General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngShelly Hettleman Incumbent 27.7% 24,197
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngDana Stein Incumbent 26.6% 23,241
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngDan Morhaim 26.3% 22,991
     Republican Laura Harkins 19.4% 16,947
Total Votes 87,376

Maryland House of Delegates, District 11 Democratic Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngShelly Hettleman 26.4% 9,923
Green check mark transparent.pngDana Stein Incumbent 24.5% 9,221
Green check mark transparent.pngDan Morhaim Incumbent 24.1% 9,049
Theodore Levin 10.6% 3,998
Don Engel 10.6% 3,982
Alex B. Leikus 3.8% 1,434
Total Votes 37,607


See also: Maryland House of Delegates elections, 2010

Morhaim came in second in the general election on November 2, 2010, securing re-election to the second of three seats in the district.[3]

Maryland House of Delegates, District 11 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jon Cardin (D) 32,211
Green check mark transparent.png Dan Morhaim (D) 28,129
Green check mark transparent.png Dana Stein (D) 28,034
Michael Collins (R) 13,971
Carol Byrd (R) 13,952
Steven Smith (R) 13,647
Brandon Brooks (L) 2,341


On November 7, 2006, Dan Morhaim ran for District 11 of the Maryland House of Delegates, winning the second of three seats, losing to Jon Cardin but beating Dana Stein, Patrick Dyer, Patrick Abbondandolo, and Dave Goldsmith.[4]

Dan Morhaim raised $97,233 for his campaign.[5]

Maryland House of Delegates, District 11
Candidates Votes Percent
Jon Cardin (D) 32,747 25.8%
Dan Morhaim (D) 31,185 24.6%
Dana Stein (D) 30,481 24.0%
Patrick Dyer (R) 13,904 11.0%
Patrick Abbondandolo (R) 12,822 10.1%
Dave Goldsmith (G) 5,435 4.3%
Write-Ins 181 0.1%

Campaign donors


In 2010, a year in which Morhaim was up for re-election, he collected $56,383 in donations.[6]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Maryland House of Delegates 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Dan Morhaim's campaign in 2010
Maryland State Medical Society$4,000
The Barbour Group LLC$2,000
Physicians House Calls$2,000
Rachinsky, Daniel I$2,000
1199 Seiu United Healthcare Workers East$2,000
Total Raised in 2010 $56,383


In 2006, Dan Morhaim collected $97,233 in donations.[7]

His six largest contributors in 2006 were:

Donor Amount
International Bonding & Construction Services $4,000
Physicians for Tort Reform $2,500
Fontlab LTB Inc. $2,500
Sterling Group Holdings $2,000
Chesapeake Urology Associates $2,000
Maryland State Medical Society $2,000


Morhaim is a member of the Maryland Veterans Caucus, Governor's Council for Historically Underutilized Businesses, Maryland Bicycle and Pedestrian Caucus, State Commission on Infant Mortality Prevention, Maryland Green Caucus, and the State Advisory Council on Hereditary and Congenital Disorders.[8]

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