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Barbara Robinson
Maryland House of Delegates District 40
Assumed office
January 10, 2007
Current term ends
Political party Democrat
Profession Talk Show Host, WEAA Radio
Website House site
Barbara Robinson is a Democratic member of the Maryland House of Delegates. She has represented District 40 since January 10, 2007.

Robinson is a talk show host on WEAA Radio and works for Dundalk Community College. She is previously taught at Anne Arundel Community College and Community College of Baltimore.

Robinson is Founder/Executive Director of Self Pride, Incorporated, and a member of the Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland, and Women Legislators of Maryland.[1]

Committee assignments

  • Appropriations
    • Oversight Committee on Pensions
    • Subcommittee on Public Safety and Administration



On November 7, 2006, Barbara Robinson ran for District 40 of the Maryland House of Delegates, winning the second of three seats, losing to Frank Conaway, Jr. but beating Shawn Tarrant, and Jan Danforth. [2]

Barbara Robinson raised $107,068 for her campaign.[3]

Maryland House of Delegates, District 40
Candidates Votes Percent
Frank Conaway, Jr. (D) 16,432 32.4%
Barbara Robinson (D) 16,032 31.6%
Shawn Tarrant (D) 13,921 27.5%
Jan Danforth (G) 4,135 8.2%
Write-Ins 177 0.3%

Campaign donors


In 2006 Barbara Robinson collected $107,068 in donations. [4]

Her three largest contributors in 2006 were:

Donor Amount
Barbara Robinson $77,500
Star Associates Inc. $2,500
Robert Ambush $2,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Maryland House of Delegates District 40
Succeeded by