Kenneth K. Lam, Baltimore Sun
January 12, 2010
Party affiliation: Republican
Education: attended University of Maryland
Experience: loan officer and mortgage broker; six-year member of Marine Corps reserves
Quote/top issue: Would exempt all businesses from complying with the payroll surcharge tax on its first 20 employees; would encourage states to deregulate small businesses; would go "toe to toe with government unions" to cut bureaucrats' pay to parity and to phase-out unsustainable, unjust pensions.