April 2018 – Facebook Outreach – State Senate Districts 9, 12 and 13

I have not written about the technology outreach of candidates in a while and thought it would fun to end the month with one of these posts. I already had this data queued up for something else...so why not use it in a post today. This is a look at the recent Facebook activity for candidates running for Maryland...

Photos And Thoughts From The Columbia Democratic Club Meeting

I got a few (if you think 56 is a few) photos from the Columbia Democratic Club Endorsement meeting yesterday. Here are a few observations I have from the event: I am in no way the photographer that Pam Long Photography (one of my favorites in HoCo) is...but I did my best to capture the event. Not everyone that I am...

Podcast Interview – Elizabeth Ann Fitch – April 26th

On April 26th I interviewed Howard County Judge of the Orphans' Court candidate Elizabeth Ann Fitch on Scott E’s Blog Talk Radio Show. We did this interview in-person at Nottingham’s (my favorite location to conduct interviews). 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/2018/04/28/howard-county-judge-of-the-orphans-court-candidate-interview--elizabeth-fitch You...

Podcast Interview – Christiana Rigby – April 26th

On April 26th I interviewed Howard County Council District 3 candidate Christiana Rigby on Scott E’s Blog Talk Radio Show. We did this interview in-person at Nottingham’s (my favorite location to conduct interviews). 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/2018/04/28/howard-county-council-district-3-candidate-interview--christiana-rigby You can also download...

Podcast Interview – Chao Wu – April 26th

On April 26th I interviewed Howard County Board of Education candidate Chao Wu 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/2018/04/27/howard-county-board-of-education-candidate-interview--chao-wu 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 scheduling more...

Gene Ryan Withdraws From Howard County Council District 3 Race

It was reported back on April 14th that Gene Ryan had filed to run for Howard County Council in District 3 as an Independent. Yesterday he posted the following on Facebook: Thank you for your support and for liking our FB page. After much thought and conversation with my family, I have decided to withdraw as a candidate in the...

The Columbia Democratic Club Endorsement Meeting – April 28th

The Columbia Democratic Club will hold a meeting on April 28th and will be voting on club endorsements. Candidates in the following races may be endorsed by the club: Governor / Lt. Gov State Senate District 9 State Delegate District 9A and 9B State Senate District 12 State Delegate District 12 State Delegate District 13 County Executive County Council...

Podcast Interview – Hiruy Hadgu – April 26th

On April 26th I interviewed Howard County Council District 3 candidate Hiruy Hadgu on Scott E’s Blog Talk Radio Show. We did this interview in-person at Nottingham’s (my favorite location to conduct interviews). 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/2018/04/27/howard-county-council-district-3-candidate-interview--hiruy-hadgu You can also download...

HCEA State Senate and Delegate Endorsements

I had this information emailed to me yesterday: These recommendations are now approved for General Assembly races—   HCEA Recommended Candidates District 9 Senate Katie Fry Hester (D) Delegate 9A (2 seats)                 Steven Bolen (D)                 Natalie Ziegler (D) Delegate 9B (1 seat)                 Courtney Watson (D) District 12 Senate Clarence Lam (D)              Delegate (3 seats)                 Eric Ebersole (D)                 Jessica Feldmark (D)                 Terri Hill (D) District 13 Senate Guy Guzzone (D) Delegate (3 seats)                 Vanessa Atterbeary (D)                ...

April 2018 Goucher Poll Shows Governor Larry Hogan Remains Very Popular In Maryland

The latest Goucher Poll was released last night...and Democrat candidates running for Governor can not be thrilled with the numbers. Here are a few items that caught my eye: Who was surveyed: Additional information: Governor Hogan continues to earn high marks from Marylanders. Sixty-nine percent of Marylanders approve of the job Hogan is doing as governor and 21 percent disapprove. President Donald...