Statewide Analysis

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Presidential:
With 10 electoral votes Maryland continued to be a strong supporter of Democratic presidential nominees and went for Hillary Clinton.

Senate:
U.S. Representative Chris Van Hollen (D) won the race to fill the open U.S. Senate seat from Maryland.

House:
Maryland saw 2 new members added to their delegation to the United States House of Representatives delegation: Anthony Brown in the 4th and Jamie Raskin in the 8th

Other Notable Election Results:
No major state or local races were on the ballot this November.

 

Race by Race Details

Maryland Senate
Percent Reporting: 99    Last Update: 11/15/2016 11:31:14 AM

Candidate NamePercent Vote ReceivedWinner
Greg Dorsey (Independent)   
Margaret Flowers (Green Party)  3.2%
Bob Robinson (Write-In)   
Charles Smith (Write-In)   
Kathy Szeliga (Republican Party)  36.4%
Ed Tinus (Independent)   
Chris Van Hollen (Democratic Party)  60.4% Winner
Lih Young (Write-In)   
U.S. Representative Chris Van Hollen (D) won the seat being vacated by the retirement of Senator Barbara Mikulski (D). Van Hollen had won the de facto election which was the Maryland Democratic primary over fellow U.S. Representative Donna Edwards (D) and several other candidates. Van Hollen is seen as a candidate that will bring a more moderate view to the Senate if he continues the policies her pursued in the House of Representatives.

Maryland Congressional District 01
Percent Reporting: 100    Last Update: 11/14/2016 1:13:05 PM

Candidate NamePercent Vote ReceivedWinner
Matt Beers (Libertarian Party)  4.2%
Andy Harris (Republican Party)  67.8% Winner
Joseph Werner (Democratic Party)  28.0%

Maryland Congressional District 02
Percent Reporting: 94    Last Update: 11/14/2016 1:13:21 PM

Candidate NamePercent Vote ReceivedWinner
Kristin Kasprzak (Libertarian Party)  4.5%
Pat McDonough (Republican Party)  33.3%
Dutch Ruppersberger (Democratic Party)  62.2% Winner

Maryland Congressional District 03
Percent Reporting: 86    Last Update: 11/14/2016 1:13:37 PM

Candidate NamePercent Vote ReceivedWinner
Ann Dalrymple (Write-In)   
Nnabu Eze (Green Party)  2.7%
Mark Plaster (Republican Party)  34.5%
John Sarbanes (Democratic Party)  62.8% Winner

Maryland Congressional District 04
Percent Reporting: 100    Last Update: 11/14/2016 1:13:58 PM

Candidate NamePercent Vote ReceivedWinner
Anthony Brown (Democratic Party)  74.1% Winner
Kamesha Clark (Green Party)  2.5%
Benjamin Krause (Libertarian Party)  1.8%
George McDermott (Republican Party)  21.6%
Adrian Petrus (Write-In)   
Former Lt. Governor Anthony Brown (D) won the seat being vacated by Representative Donna Edwards (D) who had run for the open Maryland U.S. Senate seat.

Maryland Congressional District 05
Percent Reporting: 100    Last Update: 11/9/2016 4:38:50 AM

Candidate NamePercent Vote ReceivedWinner
Mark Arness (Republican Party)  29.7%
Steny Hoyer (Democratic Party)  67.3% Winner
Jason Summers (Libertarian Party)  3%

Maryland Congressional District 06
Percent Reporting: 100    Last Update: 11/14/2016 1:14:30 PM

Candidate NamePercent Vote ReceivedWinner
Ted Athey (Independent)   
John Delaney (Democratic Party)  55.4% Winner
George Gluck (Green Party)  1.7%
Amie Hoeber (Republican Party)  40.9%
David Howser (Libertarian Party)  2.1%
Representative John Delaney (D) won re-election in his race for his western Maryland congressional district. The district stretches from suburban Washington, D.C. to the western edge of the state. This mostly rural district trended towards Trump outside its suburban core population, but the heavily populated suburbs went for Delaney giving him another term in Congress.

Maryland Congressional District 07
Percent Reporting: 100    Last Update: 11/14/2016 1:15:25 PM

Candidate NamePercent Vote ReceivedWinner
Elijah Cummings (Democratic Party)  75.1% Winner
Myles Hoenig (Green Party)  3%
William Newton (Write-In)   
Michael Pearson (Write-In)   
Corrogan Vaughn (Republican Party)  21.9%

Maryland Congressional District 08
Percent Reporting: 100    Last Update: 11/9/2016 4:40:38 AM

Candidate NamePercent Vote ReceivedWinner
Dan Cox (Republican Party)  35.6%
Jamie Raskin (Democratic Party)  59.3% Winner
Nancy Wallace (Green Party)  3%
Jasen Wunder (Libertarian Party)  2%
State Senator Jamie Raskin (D) won the Maryland 8th District seat being vacated by Chris Van Hollen (D) after his successful run for the open U.S. Senate seat from Maryland. Raskin had defeated a large primary field in this heavily Democratic district in suburban Washington, D.C.

*The analysis on this page is provided by the Business-Industry Political Action Committee (BIPAC). BIPAC is an independent, bipartisan organization, that is supported by several hundred of the nation's leading businesses and trade associations. The views expressed in this analysis do not necessarily represent the views of our organization.