As soon as U.S. Rep. John Sarbanes announced on Thursday afternoon that he won’t run for reelection, cellphones in the political world lit up with texts and calls: Who might run for his seat? Sarbanes is a Democrat serving his ninth term representing the state’s 3rd Congressional District. In its current form, it encompasses all of Howard County, a small bit of Carroll County and a large swath of northern and central Anne Arundel County.
With Congressman Sarbanes retiring, who might run for the seat?
October 30, 2023