2012 Maryland House Race for District 3 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Maryland house race in district 3. This includes candidates, dates, and political views. The tables below show the candidates for the general election with an option to compare those candidates after the primary. This is followed by the primary candidates and the number of political views we have for each representative. Selecting one of these representatives takes you to the profile for this candidate and a full list of their political positions, speeches, and controversies.

2012 Maryland House Race for District 3 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Maryland house election - class or district 3
PercVotesPartyCandidate
66.6%196111DJohn Sarbanes
29.8%87847REric Knowles
3.5%10342LPaul Drgos
Election Information for Maryland
Primary DateApril 03, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentJohn Sarbanes
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Democrat
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Maryland House Race for District 3

Democrats - Primary Election
Democrat house Primary Election in Maryland - class or district 3
PercVotesCandidateViews
86%31161John Sarbanes34
14%4909David H. Lockwood0
Republicans - Primary Election
Republican house Primary Election in Maryland - class or district 3
PercVotesCandidateViews
33%6633Eric Delano Knowles0
29%5704Thomas E. "Pinkston" Harris0
23%4628Armand F. Girard0
14%2844Draper S. Phelps0

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
March 13, 2012Last day to register to vote in the April 3, 2012 primary election.
April 03, 2012Primary election date for the House, Senate, and President.
October 16, 2012Last day to register to vote in the November 6, 2012 general election.
November 06, 2012General election date - House, Senate, and President on the ballot.

House District 3 in Maryland

House District 3 in Maryland

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 3 in Maryland in 2012
Past Election Results - Maryland District 3
John Sarbanes
61%
2010
36%
Jim Wilhelm
John Sarbanes
70%
2008
30%
Thomas Harris
John Sarbanes
64%
2006
34%
John White
Benjamin L. Cardin
63%
2004
34%
Robert P. Duckworth
Benjamin L. Cardin
66%
2002
34%
Scott Conwell
Benjamin L. Cardin
76%
2000
24%
Colin Harby
Benjamin L. Cardin
78%
1998
22%
Colin Felix Harby
Benjamin L. Cardin
67%
1996
33%
Patrick L. McDonough
Benjamin L. Cardin
71%
1994
29%
Robert Ryan Tousey
Benjamin L. Cardin
74%
1992
26%
William T. S. Bricke