Campaign Finance Numbers – Maryland State Senate Districts 9, 12 and 13 – April 2018

The Spring Campaign Finance numbers were due on the 17th (This report is only required for new committees that were not required to file the 2018 Annual Report) and I thought it would be a good idea to update the numbers published back in January. The items bolded were reported in the Spring report…other numbers listed below are from back...

Campaign Finance Numbers – Howard County Board Of Education Candidates – April 2018

The Spring Campaign Finance numbers were due yesterday (This report is only required for new committees that were not required to file the 2018 Annual Report) and I thought it would be a good idea to update the numbers published back in January. The items bolded were reported in the Spring report…other numbers listed below are from back in January. ...

Podcast Interview – Sabina Taj – April 18th

On April 18th at 3:00pm I interviewed Howard County Board of Education candidate Sabina Taj on Scott E’s Blog Talk Radio Show. The format is pretty simple: Candidate introduction One or two questions for the candidate Where to learn more about the candidates campaign for office You can listen to the interview here: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/scotteshow/2018/04/18/howard-county-board-of-education-candidate-interview--sabina-taj You can also download the shows on iTunes for free:  https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/scott-es-blog-talk-radio-show/id1080841093?mt=2 I am working on...

Campaign Finance Numbers – Howard County Council Candidates – April 2018

The Spring Campaign Finance numbers were due yesterday (This report is only required for new committees that were not required to file the 2018 Annual Report) and I thought it would be a good idea to update the numbers published back in January. The items bolded were reported in the Spring report...other numbers listed below are from back in...

Scott E's Blog Talk Radio Interviews today – Taj and Rigby

My schedule is just crazy these days...which is a good thing...but limits my ability to write and podcast as much as I would like for the community. I spent some time yesterday attempting to setup meetings with candidates for the podcast show today...and while a great number of candidates were not able to meet with me on short notice...two...

Jonathan Bratt Announces End Of Campaign For District 12 House Of Delegates Seat

Jonathan Bratt has announced he is withdrawing from the Delegate District 12 race (text below via his press release): Ellicott City, MD – Jonathan Bratt has announced the end of his campaign bid for one of Maryland’s 12th House of Delegate’s seats. In a statement on his website Mr. Bratt announced: It is with a heavy heart that I must end my pursuit...

Gene Ryan Files For Howard County Council – District 3

I have known about this for a little while...just held off reporting until it became official...Gene Ryan has filed to run for Howard County Council in District 3 as an Independent. Ryan will take on the winner of the Democratic Primary between Hadgu, Hunt, Jennings and Rigby. Ryan has a Facebook campaign page for voter outreach:  https://www.facebook.com/Gene-Ryan-Independent-for-Howard-County-Council-2059613074053608/ Update: Ryan also has a website: http://electgeneryan.com/ Can...

Ellicott City and Western Howard Democratic Club Endorsements

On April 10th, The Ellicott City & Western Howard Democratic Club met and voted on endorsements for various races. Here is a listing of candidates that received enough votes to earn the club endorsement: Federal Senate Ben Cardin Congress District 2 Dutch Ruppersberger District 3 John Sarbanes District 7              Elijah Cummings State Comptroller Peter Franchot Attorney General Brian Frosh MD District 9 Senate Katie Hester MD District 9A Delegate Steven Bolen Natalie Ziegler MD District 9B Delegate Courtney Watson Howard County County Executive Calvin...

Podcast Interview – Greg Jennings – April 12th

On April 12th I interviewed Howard County Council District 3 candidate Greg Jennings on Scott E’s Blog Talk Radio Show. We did this interview in-person at Nottingham’s in Columbia, MD. The format is pretty simple: Candidate introduction One or two questions for the candidate Where to learn more about the candidates campaign for office You can listen to the interview here: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/scotteshow/2018/04/13/howard-county-council-district-3-candidate-interview--greg-jennings You can also download the shows on...

Podcast Interview – Steve Hunt – April 12th

On April 12th I interviewed Howard County Council District 3 candidate Steve Hunt on Scott E’s Blog Talk Radio Show. We did this interview in-person at Nottingham's (something new for the show). The format is pretty simple: Candidate introduction One or two questions for the candidate Where to learn more about the candidates campaign for office You can listen to the interview here: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/scotteshow/2018/04/13/howard-county-council-district-3-candidate-interview--steve-hunt You can also...