Saqib Ali

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Saqib Ali
Maryland House of Delegates District 39
Former member
Term in office began
January 10, 2007
Term in office ended
January 12, 2011
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Saqib Ali (b. January 21, 1975) was a Democratic member of the Maryland House of Delegates. He represented District 39 from January 10, 2007 to January 12, 2011.

Ali has worked as a Senior Software Engineer with The Mitre Corporation.

He is Co-Chair of the Longdraft Road Coalition, President of the District 39 Democratic Club, and a member of the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission Matters Committee of Montgomery County Delegation, and the Cable Communications Advisory Committee.[1]

Committee assignments

  • Environmental Matters
    • Subcommittee on Environment
    • Subcommittee on Housing and Real Property
    • Subcommittee on Motor Vehicles and Transportation



See also: Maryland House of Delegates elections, 2010

Ali did not run for re-election to the House in 2010.

See also: Maryland State Senate elections, 2010

Ali was defeated by Nancy King in the September 14 Democratic primary. King lost by a margin of 3,695 to 3,447 votes.


On November 7, 2006, Saqib Ali ran for District 39 of the Maryland House of Delegates, winning the third of three seats, losing to Nancy King and Charles Barkley but beating David Nichols, Gary Scott, and Bill Witham.[2]

Saqib Ali raised $121,887 for his campaign.[3]

Maryland House of Delegates, District 39
Candidates Votes Percent
Nancy King (D) 18,651 23.5%
Charles Barkley (D) 18,253 23.0%
Saqib Ali (D) 16,455 20.7%
David Nichols (R) 9,278 11.7%
Gary Scott (R) 8,363 10.5%
Bill Witham (R) 8,244 10.4%
Write-Ins 68 0.1%

Campaign donors


In 2006 Saqib Ali collected $121,887 in donations.[4]

His five largest contributors in 2006 were:

Donor Amount
Bruce Lee $2,500
Rashid Chaudary $2,000
Raida Alvi $1,500
Ellen Lanahan $1,250
Rafiq Mian $1,200

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Political offices
Preceded by
Maryland House of Delegates District 39
2007–January 12, 2011
Succeeded by
Shane Robinson