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David Harrington, Maryland Senator

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David Harrington
Maryland State Senate District 47
Former member
Term in office began
February 2008
Term in office ended
January 12, 2011
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
David Harrington was a Democratic member of the Maryland State Senate, representing District 47 from February 2008 to January 12, 2011.

Harrington served as Mayor of Bladensburg, Maryland from 1995 to 2002. He then served as a County Council Member for Prince George's County from 2002 to 2008. He joined the Maryland State Senate in 2008 and has served in that position since. He represents the 47th District.

Harrington is a Senior Fellow/Faculty Member for the James MacGregor Burns Academy of Leadership at the University of Maryland.

Harrington received his B.A. in Political Science from Howard University.

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See also: Maryland State Senate elections, 2010

Harrington ran for re-election to the 47th District seat in 2010. Victor Ramirez ran against him in the primary. The primary election took place on September 14, 2010.


Harrington is married and has two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Gwendolyn Britt
Maryland Senate District 47
February 2008–January 12, 2011
Succeeded by
Victor Ramirez