Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Sam Faddis Announces Bid
From the Capital Gazette:
Flanked by several Anne Arundel County Republicans, Davidsonville resident Sam Faddis announced Monday he will seek the congressional seat in District 5.
He's one of four candidates making their future political plans known this week.
Faddis is attempting to beat longtime Democratic U.S. Rep. Steny Hoyer, who has held the seat since 1981. The district covers five Maryland counties: Calvert, Charles, St. Mary's and parts of Prince George's and Anne Arundel, including Bowie and Crofton.
State Sen. Ed Reilly, R-Crofton, led the Faddis event, where County Executive Steve Schuh also spoke.Del. Nic Kipke, R-Pasadena, and Council Chairman Jerry Walker, R-Crofton, attended, as well as Michelle Corkadel and Jonathan Boniface, who are both running for County Council in areas that include the congressional district.