November 7, 2014

With the 2014 general elections now complete, here is an overview sketch of the results:

County Results:Overall "turnover" for county elected officials is 45%. Of the 94 incumbents seeking re-election to their current county offices, 72 (or 77%) were successful in their re-election bids. 


General Assembly: In the 141-member House of Delegates, Republicans appear to have won 9 contested seats, though the changes arising from redistricting make this a net gain of 7.  This gives Democrats 91 seats total and Republicans 50 seats total.

In the 47-member Senate, Republicans appear to have picked up 2 seats. This gives Democrats 33 seats total and Republicans 14 seats total.


Larry Hogan Wins Race to be Maryland's Next Governor 

 2014 General Election Resources 
                                   Schuh Wins Anne Arundel County Executive Race    
                                   Gardner Wins Frederick County Executive Seat
                                   Kittleman Wins Howard Executive Race
                                   Culver Over Pollitt in Wicomico County Executive Race
                                   Glassman Wins Harford County Executive Race
                                   Five Rural Democrats Fall in General Election
                                   Anne Arundel County Council Elections
                                   2014 County General Election Results - MACo Summary 
Ballot Questions:   Voters Overwhelmingly Approve Transportation Lockbox
                                   Voters Approve Option for Special Election for County Executives
                                   Prince George's County Keeps Two Term Limit
                                   Charles County Voters Defeat Charter Government Proposal

                                   Six County Officials Advance To State Positions 
                                   Larry Hogan Wins Race to be Maryland's Next Governor  
                                   Brian Frosh Wins Maryland Attorney General Race  
                                   Comptroller Peter Franchot Easily Wins Reelection Bid  
                                   2014 Election General Assembly Recap  

 Environment and Land Use News      

MACo & Maryland Counties Submit Comments on EPA "Waters of the US" Rule 


Opinions Still Differ on Conowingo Role in Bay Cleanup      


Howard County Launches Virtual Town Hall for Land Use Projects 


Science Advisory Board Reviews EPA's "Waters of the US" Stream Connectivity Report 


Maryland Environmental & Community Development Grant Deadlines Approaching 


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