May 21, 1995
Del. Kenneth C. Holt, a 6th District Republican, has appointed Rajiv Goel as a special assistant to his legislative staff.Mr. Goel of Havre de Grace has worked with Mr. Holt as a legislative aide during the past General Assembly session. Prior to his new position, Mr. Goel was a special projects coordinator with the Maryland Republican Party and assisted Republican candidates during the 1994 election.
August 27, 1995
For the city's 32,000 registered Republicans -- and 18,000 registered independents who can vote in the GOP primary -- the mayoral race is a low-key contest between Victor Clark, a car salesman, Arthur Coffey, a retired budget analyst, and S. Scott McCown, a security consultant.The Sun endorses Mr. Clark, a one-time Democrat who 20 years ago became a GOP convert and is the second vice chairman of the Maryland Republican Party. His leadership offers the best hope to begin the process of building a genuine two-party system in this city.
November 21, 2013
This weekend Maryland Republican central committee members, elected officials, candidates, activists and hangers on will gather in Annapolis for the semi-annual convention of the Maryland Republican Party. The event will be held at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in Annapolis, Maryland. There are plenty of details about the convention at the Maryland Republican Party's website . Friday night is highlighted by campaign training, a meeting of the state party's executive board and, most importantly, hospitality suites and parties thrown by a wide array of Republican candidates and organizations.
August 7, 2005
Mary D. Kane Occupation: Maryland secretary of state. In the news: Gov. Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. appointed her last week to be secretary of state. She is responsible for overseeing and registering charitable organizations; administering the Maryland Charity Campaign; and recording executive orders and registrations for condominiums, notaries public and trademarks. The secretary also administers the state's international sister states program and other foreign affairs. Career highlights: After earning a business and finance degree from Mount St. Mary's College, the Wilmington, Del., native worked for Sen. Joseph R. Biden Jr. on Capitol Hill and then for the American Trucking Association.
January 9, 2003
The Maryland Republican Party has hired former Delaware GOP official Eric Sutton as executive director, directing him to capitalize on the win of Gov.-elect Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. to build a competitive two-party system. Sutton, 26, was introduced to Republican leaders this week, and accompanied new party Chairman John M. Kane in the State House yesterday during the General Assembly's opening day. His most recent experience is as Delaware Republican State Committee executive director. "He comes from an environment that I said I was looking for: running a state party when the governor has control," Kane said.
August 26, 2013
Your article about the inept Maryland Republican Party's struggles just scratches the surface (" GOP struggles to overcome adversity, Aug. 23). As an independent, non-ideological voter, I am nonpartisan in this affair, but you were very kind in your treatment of the individuals named. You really could have taken the Republicans to task for their ineptness. I do not think our delegation from Harford County has contributed a thing to those of us that live here. Yet, you will see them at any photo opportunity available.