Difference between revisions of "Maryland's 1st Congressional District"

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
m (Text replace - "the Congressional districts" to "the congressional districts")
Line 1: Line 1:
{{tnr}}The '''1st Congressional District''' of [[Maryland]] is a congressional district encompassing the entire Eastern Shore.
+
{{congress district infobox
 +
|District=Maryland's 1st congressional district
 +
|Incumbent=[[Andrew Harris]] {{reddot}}
 +
|Picture=
 +
|Population=
 +
|Gender=
 +
|Race=
 +
|Ethnicity=
 +
|Unemployment=
 +
|Median income=
 +
|High school=
 +
|College=
 +
|Special date=
 +
|Special year=
 +
}}{{tnr}}The '''1st Congressional District''' of [[Maryland]] is a congressional district encompassing the entire Eastern Shore.
  
 
{{Mddis1counties2012census}}
 
{{Mddis1counties2012census}}

Revision as of 10:36, 9 September 2013





Maryland's 1st congressional district
Current incumbentAndrew Harris Republican Party
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
The 1st Congressional District of Maryland is a congressional district encompassing the entire Eastern Shore.

Maryland's 1st Congressional District encompasses Carolina, Cecil, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne's, Somerset, Talbot, Wicomico and Worcester counties. Additionally, the district includes parts of Baltimore, Carroll and Harford counties.[1]

The district previously included Salisbury, as well as parts of Anne Arundel, Baltimore and Harford counties.

The current representative of the 1st congressional district is Andrew Harris (R).

Elections

2012

See also: Maryland's 1st congressional district elections, 2012

The 1st congressional district of Maryland held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012, in which incumbent Andrew Harris (R) won re-election. He defeated John LaFerla (D), Muir Boda (L), Michael Calpino (I) and Douglas Dryden Rae (I) in the general election.[2]

U.S. House, Maryland District 1 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngAndy Harris Incumbent 63.4% 214,204
     Democratic Wendy Rosen 27.5% 92,812
     Libertarian Muir Boda 3.8% 12,857
     Democratic John LaFerla (Write-in) 4.4% 14,858
     Independent Michael Calpino (Write-in) 0% 71
     Independent Douglas Dryden Rae (Write-in) 0% 26
     N/A Other Write-ins 0.9% 2,932
Total Votes 337,760
Source: Maryland State Board of Elections "Representative in Congress"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Andy Harris won election to the United States House. He defeated Frank Kratovil, Jr (D), Richard James Davis (L) and write-in candidates in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Maryland District 1 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngAndy Harris 54.1% 155,118
     Democratic Frank Kratovil, Jr. 42% 120,400
     Libertarian Richard James Davis 3.8% 10,876
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 242
     N/A Jack N. Wilson (Write-in) 0.1% 158
     N/A Michael Kennedy (Write-in) 0% 18
Total Votes 286,812

2008
On November 4, 2008, Frank M. Kratovil, Jr. won election to the United States House. He defeated Andy Harris (R) and Richard James Davis (L) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Maryland District 1 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngFrank M. Kratovil, Jr. 49.1% 177,065
     Republican Andy Harris 48.3% 174,213
     Libertarian Richard James Davis 2.5% 8,873
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 329
Total Votes 360,480

2006
On November 7, 2006, Wayne T. Gilchrest won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Jim Corwin (D) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Maryland District 1 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngWayne T. Gilchrest 68.8% 185,177
     Democratic Jim Corwin 31.1% 83,738
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 232
Total Votes 269,147

2004
On November 2, 2004, Wayne T. Gilchrest won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Kostas Alexakis (D) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Maryland District 1 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngWayne T. Gilchrest incumbent 75.9% 245,149
     Democratic Kostas Alexakis 24.1% 77,872
Total Votes 323,021

2002
On November 5, 2002, Wayne T. Gilchrest won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Amy D. Tamlyn (D) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Maryland District 1 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngWayne T. Gilchrest incumbent 76.8% 192,004
     Democratic Amy D. Tamlyn 23.2% 57,986
Total Votes 249,990

2000
On November 7, 2000, Wayne T. Gilchrest won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Bennett Bozman (D) and David M. Gross (Green) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Maryland District 1 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngWayne T. Gilchrest incumbent 64.4% 165,293
     Democratic Bennett Bozman 35.5% 91,022
     Green David M. Gross 0% 73
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 294
Total Votes 256,682

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 1st congressional district of Maryland after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Maryland

In 2011, the Maryland State Legislature re-drew the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.


External links

See also

References