Michael Busch

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Michael Busch
Maryland House of Delegates District 30
Assumed office
January 14, 1987
Current term ends
Political party Democrat
Profession Administrator for Youth Athletics, Anne Arundel County
Website House site
Michael Busch (b. January 4, 1947) is a Democratic member of the Maryland House of Delegates. He has represented District 30 since January 14, 1987 and is currently the Speaker of the House.

Busch works as Administrator for Youth Athletics in Anne Arundel County, and previously was a coach and teacher at Saint Mary's High School.

He is a member of the University of Maryland Medical System Corporation Board of Directors, Government House Trust, and the Maryland Historical Trust.[1]

Committee assignments



On November 7, 2006, Michael Busch ran for District 30 of the Maryland House of Delegates, winning the first of three seats, beating Virginia Clagett, Ron George, Barbara Samorajczyk, Andy Smarick, Ron Elfenbein, and David Whitney. [2]

Michael Busch raised $773,672 for his campaign.[3]

Maryland House of Delegates, District 30
Candidates Votes Percent
Michael Busch (D) 22,479 17.1%
Virginia Clagett (D) 22,360 17.0%
Ron George (R) 21,811 16.6%
Barbara Samorajczyk (D) 21,758 16.5%
Andy Smarick (R) 20,594 15.6%
Ron Elfenbein (R) 20,457 15.5%
David Whitney (C) 2,225 1.7%
Write-Ins 80 0.1%

Campaign donors


In 2006 Michael Busch collected $773,672 in donations. [4]

His five largest contributors in 2006 were:

Donor Amount
Service Employees DC & Maryland State Council 54 $6,000
Mid-Atlantic Regional Council of Carpenters $5,500
Communications Workers Virginia $5,500
Maryland Bankers Association $4,000
Warminster Campus LP $4,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Maryland House of Delegates District 30
Succeeded by