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Maryland State Board of Elections
1998 Maryland Congressional and Statewide Primary Results
Filing Deadline: July 17, Primary: September 15
Predictions, Notes, List of State Parties
Governor, 50% in '94, 1st term
Charles Cook's prediction: Toss Up, Stu Rothenberg's prediction: Toss Up, Campaign & Election's prediction: 1:1, D.C.'s Report's prediction: 50% Democrat
Parris N. Glendening (D), Harford Co. Exec. Eileen M. Rehrmann (D) (suspended campaign but will still be on ballot), physician / pro-life activist Terry McGuire (D), LaRouchite Lawrence K. Freeman (D), '94 Gov. nominee Ellen R. Sauerbrey (R), Howard Co. Exec. Charles I. Ecker (R), correctional officer Daniel Thomson (WI),
Lt. Governor - Tied with Gov.,
Kathleen Kennedy Townsend (D), ex-Montgomery Co. executive Sidney Kramer (D) (campaign suspended), Robert J. Dalton (D), LaRouchite Mark S. Nafziger (D), Richard D. Bennett (R), Barbara Windsor (R),
Attorney General
J. Joseph "Bob" Curran Jr. (D), ex-Howard Co. Police Chief / '94 Lt. Governor nominee Paul H. Rappaport (R),
Comptroller, Louis L. Goldstein (D) died
ex-Gov. William Donald Schaefer (D), Gerald E. Berg (D), perennial candidate Lawrence E. Keval (D), Baltimore City Comptroller Joan Pratt (D), Eugene A. Walsh (D), Lih Young (D), accountant / '90 nominee Larry Mark Epstein (R), Anne Arundel Co. Human Services Director Ardath M. Cade (R), Robert W. Kearns (R), '94 nominee Timothy R. Mayberry (R), attorney Michael Steele (R), marketing consultant Eugene Robert Zarwell (R),
Senator, 71% in '92, 2nd term
Stu Rothenberg's prediction: Safe Democrat, Charles Cook's prediction: Safe Democrat, Roll Call's prediction: Safe Democrat, Campaign & Election's prediction: Democrat favored 1:6, D.C.'s Report's prediction: 90% Democrat
Barbara A. Mikulski (D), perennial candidate Kauko H. Kokkonen (D), Ann L. Mallory (D), Karen King (D), physician Ross Z. Pierpont (R), investment consultant John Stafford (R), contractor Thomas L. Scott (R), attorney George W. Liebmann (R), Dr. Michael Gloth (R), computer executive Kenneth L. Waymann II (R), Barry Steve Asbury (R), perennial candidate Bradlyn McClanahan (R), John Taylor (R), '94 candidate Howard David Greyber (R),
1st Cong. District, 61.3% in '96, 4th Term
Roll Call's prediction: Safe Republican, Campaign & Election's prediction: Republican favored 1:6, D.C.'s Report's prediction: 90% Republican
Irving Pinder (D), Thomas Morse Jenkins (D), Michael J. Serabian Sr. (D), '88/'96 candidate John Rea (D), Peter Cooper (D), Wayne T. Gilchrest (R),
2nd Cong. District, 61.7% in '96, 2nd term
Roll Call's prediction: Safe Republican, Campaign & Election's prediction: Republican favored 1:15, D.C.'s Report's prediction: 90% Republican
farmer Kenneth T. Bosley (D), '90 nominee Ronald P. Bowers (D), '92 / '94 candidate James Edward DeLoach, Jr. (D), Walter T. Kuebler (D), Robert L. Ehlrich Jr. (R), John J. Sweeney (WI),
3rd Cong. District, 67.0% in '96, 6th term
Roll Call's prediction: Safe Democrat, Campaign & Election's prediction: Democrat favored 1:15, D.C.'s Report's prediction: 90% Democrat
Benjamin L. Cardin (D), '94 / '96 candidate Dan Hiegel (D), Colin Felix Harby (R),
4th Cong. District, 85.4% in '96, 3rd term
Roll Call's prediction: Safe Democrat, Campaign & Election's prediction: Democrat favored 1:20, D.C.'s Report's prediction: 90% Democrat
Albert Russell Wynn (D), Krisnan Persaud (D), E. Richard Rosenthal (D), '96 nominee John B. Kimble (R), Roscoe Jerome Mitchell (R), John W. Wrightson (R),
5th Cong. District, 57% in '96, 9th term
Roll Call's prediction: Likely Democrat, Campaign & Election's prediction: Democrat favored 1:8, D.C.'s Report's prediction: 77% Democrat
Steny H. Hoyer (D), Orville Arnett (D), tax reform activist Robert B. Ostrom (R),
6th Cong. District, 56.9% in '96, 3rd term
Roll Call's prediction: Safe Republican, Campaign & Election's prediction: Republican favored 1:12, D.C.'s Report's prediction: 77% Republican
Addictions counselor Timothy D. McCown (D), Roscoe G. Bartlett (R),
7th Cong. District, 83.2% in '96, 2nd term
Roll Call's prediction: Safe Democrat, Campaign & Election's prediction: Democrat favored 1:20, D.C.'s Report's prediction: 90% Democrat
Elijah E. Cummings (D), Joseph E. Ward (D), '92/ '94 / '96 nominee / dental technician Kenneth Kondner (R), car leasing consultant Antonio W. "Tony" Campbell (R), Dorothy C. Jennings (R),
8th Cong. District, 61.3% in '96, 6th term
Charles Cook's prediction: Lean Republican, Roll Call's prediction: Likely Republican, Campaign & Election's prediction: Republican favored 3:8, D.C.'s Report's prediction: 77% Republican
civil rights activist Ralph G. Neas (D), agriculture specialist Donald M. Deichman (D), Mignon Bush Davis (D), George English (D), Deborah A. Vollmer (D), Donald E. Geis (D), Michael Anthony Enriquez Ibanez (D), Constance A. Morella (R), Luis F. Columba (R), Gilbert Muirhead (R),

1. Key to Predictions: Roll Call,
The Cook Political Report,
The Rothenberg Political Report,
Campaign & Election Magazine,
D.C.'s Political Report

2. Bold indicates incumbent. Yellow district indicates open races. Blue boxes indicates winner. Red print indicates change in party control.

3. Key to Party Identification.
(D) = Democratic Party
(I) = independent candidates
(R) = Republican Party
(WI) = Write-in candidates


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