|Former candidate for|
|Maryland State Senate, District 36|
|Maryland House of Delegates|
Sossi's professional experience includes owning The Ship & Soldier Shop and working as Department Manager of Montgomery Wards and as a realtor. Sossi served in the United States Navy.
Sossi has served as Chair of the Queen Anne's County Delegation and a member of the Maryland Veterans Caucus, Task Force on Traffic Capacity Across the Chesapeake Bay, Bainbridge Development Advisory Board, Maryland Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus and the Maryland Rural Caucus.
- Environmental Matters
- Subcommittee on Agriculture, Agriculture Preservation and Open Space
- Subcommittee on Housing and Real Property
- Subcommittee on Natural Resources
- 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. Ben Tilghman was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Incumbent Stephen Hershey, Jr. defeated Richard Sossi in the Republican primary. Hershey defeated Tilghman in the general election.
|Maryland State Senate District 36, General Election, 2014|
|Republican||Stephen Hershey, Jr. Incumbent||67.2%||27,876|
|Maryland State Senate, District 36 Republican Primary, 2014|
|Stephen Hershey, Jr. Incumbent||56%||6,007|
Sossi was defeated by Stephen Hershey, Jr. in the September 14 Republican primary. Sossi lost by a margin of 5,382 to 5,229.
|Maryland House of Delegates, District 36|
|Richard Sossi (R)||19,450|
|Mary Walkup (R)||19,430|
|Michael Smigiel, Sr. (R)||17,764|
|Wheeler Baker (D)||16,950|
|Mark Guns (D)||15,475|
|Joan Horsey (D)||13,498|
|Joseph Sanchez (G)||4,137|
In 2006 Richard Sossi collected $35,882 in donations.
His five largest contributors in 2006 were:
|O'Donnell-Shank Victory Fund||$1,000|
|R W Marsh Enterprises Inc.||$750|
|Mullin Appraisal Service||$750|
|Chesapeake Bay Beach Club||$750|
|Ellery Adams & The Rescue Team||$700|
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- Maryland House of Delegates - Rep. Richard Sossi
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004
- Maryland Secretary of State, "Official primary election candidate list," accessed March 3, 2014
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Sossi
- Maryland State Board of Elections, "Official 2014 Gubernatorial Primary Election results for State Senate," accessed December 5, 2014
- Maryland State Board of Elections, "Official 2006 Gubernatorial General Election results for House of Delegates," accessed March 24, 2014
- 2006 contributors to Richard Sossi
|Maryland House of Delegates District 36
2003–January 12, 2011
| Succeeded by|
Stephen Hershey, Jr.
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