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Md. GOP chair Mooney drops House bid, keeps Bartlett job

WASHINGTON — The Maryland Republican Party chairman apparently erred by working for Rep. Roscoe Bartlett while simultaneously being a candidate for Bartlett’s seat. The Washington Post reports that Alex Mooney dropped his candidacy for 2014 in Maryland’s 6th Congressional District ...

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Mooney out, Afzali in for 6th District race

Maryland Republican Party Chairman Alex Mooney said Tuesday he will not run for Congress in the state’s 6th District and has endorsed incumbent Roscoe Bartlett. Separately, freshman Republican Del. Kathy Afzali, R-Frederick, announced Tuesday that she would enter the GOP ...

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Bartlett steps up fundraising for House race

FREDERICK — U.S. Rep. Roscoe Bartlett says he’s stepping up fundraising for a re-election bid now that a court has dismissed a challenge to the redistricting map that made Maryland’s 6th Congressional District more competitive. The 10-term Republican incumbent told ...

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GOP’s Mooney mulls run in Maryland’s 6th District

Updated 1:30 p.m.: The Associated Press is reporting that Rep. Roscoe Bartlett’s chief of staff has stepped down from his post to run for the 6th Congressional District seat. Bartlett, through a spokeswoman, however, said that he wants to hold ...

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Maryland GOP proposes redistricting map

ANNAPOLIS — The Maryland Republican Party has released a proposed map for congressional redistricting. Alex Mooney, chairman of the party, says the map protects voters’ interests instead of incumbent politicians. He criticized past redistricting processes, saying it caused residents to ...

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