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John Donoghue
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Maryland House of Delegates District 2C
Incumbent
In office
1991-Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 23
PartyDemocratic
Leadership
Chief Deputy Majority Whip, Maryland State House of Delegates
2003-2007
Compensation
Base salary$43,500/year
Per diem$142/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected1990
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Hagerstown City Council
1989-1990
Education
Bachelor'sCatholic University of America, 1981
Personal
BirthdayMay 24, 1957
Place of birthNew York, NY
ProfessionPark Avenue Securities/First Financial Group
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
John Donoghue (b. May 24, 1957) is a Democratic member of the Maryland House of Delegates, representing District 2C and serving as Chief Deputy Majority Whip. He was first elected to the chamber in 1990.

Donoghue's professional experience includes working as a Financial Advisor for Legg Mason.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2010

See also: Maryland House of Delegates elections, 2010

Donoghue defeated Cort Meinelschmidt (R) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[1]

Maryland House of Delegates, District 2C General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png John Donoghue (D) 4,426
Cort Meinelschmidt (R) 3,936

2006

On November 7, 2006, John Donoghue ran for District 2C of the Maryland House of Delegates, beating Paul Muldowney. [2]

John Donoghue raised $39,190 for his campaign.[3]

Maryland House of Delegates, District 2C
Candidates Votes Percent
John Donoghue (D) 5,099 55.5%
Paul Muldowney (R) 4,078 44.4%
Write-Ins 4 0.0%

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, a year in which Donoghue was up for re-election, he collected $42,884 in donations.[4]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Maryland House of Delegates 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to John Donoghue's campaign in 2010
Maryland Education Association$5,100
Quinn, Bruce W$4,000
Friends Of Martin Omalley$4,000
1199 Seiu United Healthcare Workers East$3,000
Friends Of Brian Mchale$2,000
Total Raised in 2010 $42,884

2006

In 2006 John Donoghue collected $39,190 in donations. [5]

His five largest contributors in 2006 were:

Donor Amount
Physicians for Tort Reform $2,500
Service Employees DC & Maryland State Council 54 $2,000
Maryland Optometric Association $1,500
Friends of Peter A Hamman $1,500
Maryland State Medical Society $1,000

Personal

Donoghue is a member of the Citizens Advisory Board for Western Maryland Center, 4th Degree - Knights of Columbus, National Conference of State Legislatures, Maryland Veterans Caucus, Task Force on Broadband Communications Deployment in Underserved Rural Areas, Maryland Rural Caucus, Maryland Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus, and Tri-County Council for Western Maryland.[6]

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Preceded by
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Maryland House of Delegates District 2C
1991–present
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