| Oct 24, 2011
| 3:13 PM
Potential Congressional candidate picks up endorsements
State Sen. Robert J. Garagiola hasn’t committed yet to running for the 6th District Congress seat, yet on Monday, his campaign released a list of 17 Democratic state senators and delegates...
| Oct 30, 2011
| 3:53 PM
Dems try new fundraising tactic
The Washington County Democratic Central Committee is trying something new this campaign season.
The committee is holding a $250-a-plate fundraising dinner with state Sen. Robert J. Garagiola, a Montgomery County...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 7:32 PM
Maryland Senate Majority Leader Sen. Robert J. Garagiola Tuesday concluded his campaign kickoff tour for the 6th Congressional District in Washington County among supporters of the county Democratic Central Committee.
Hagerstown was the final stop for...
| Nov 5, 2011
Krysztoforski’s message resonating with letter writer
To the editor:
I don’t believe adding Montogomery County to the 6th District is going to change the outcome of the general election. Most Democrats and Independents in the 6th are social...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 3:15 PM
Editor's note: This is one in an occasional series of profiles about candidates running for election in the 6th Congressional District.
For years, U.S. Rep. Roscoe G. Bartlett, R-Md., has championed the concept of "peak oil," that oil is a finite...
| Nov 9, 2011
Garagiola’s views are contradictory
To the editor:
Now that Sen. Robert Garagiola, D-Montgomery, has announced his intentions to run for Congress, the voters of Western Maryland should know where he stands.
According to The Herald-Mail, he...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 4:12 PM
U.S. Rep. Roscoe G. Bartlett received a surprise Tuesday as he entered the Dual Highway building where his Hagerstown office is located.
Bartlett, R-Md., learned that he had been named the new lifetime honorary chairman of the Antietam National...
| Nov 26, 2011
| 1:57 PM
Speculation that U.S. Rep. Roscoe G. Bartlett is about to give up his 6th District seat in Congress is groundless, the 10-term congressman said in an interview about his re-election campaign.
"The job is not done," Bartlett, R-Md., said Tuesday. "We...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Bud Otis, U.S. Rep. Roscoe G. Bartlett's chief of staff, has resigned after news circulated that he was testing the waters for a possible 6th District campaign if Bartlett didn't run again.
Bartlett, R-Md., said "a flurry" of news stories about Otis'...
| Dec 4, 2011
| 11:55 AM
Flocking to their candidates
Alliances are forming in Maryland’s 6th District Congress race, with four months to go before the primary and the general election 11 months away.
When state Sen. David R. Brinkley, R-Carroll/Frederick, announced...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 2:01 PM
Whew, what a week. First, my Frosty the Snowman costume gets trashed, then the 6th District congressional race gets even more trashed before it even starts.
Really, what was that? I know there'd been what the weather forecasters call an "upper atmosphere...