July 31, 2014

Rep. C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger (D-Md.)

  • District: 2nd District, Parts of Baltimore and Towson, Dundalk
  • Residence: Cockeysville
  • Born: January 31, 1946; Baltimore, Md.
  • Religion: Methodist
  • Family: Wife, Kay Ruppersberger; two children
  • Education: U. of Maryland, attended 1963-67; U. of Baltimore, J.D. 1970
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Democratic nominee for Md. Senate, 1978; Baltimore County Council, 1985-94; Baltimore County executive, 1994-2002; U.S. House, 2003-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2002 (6th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Select Intelligence - Ranking Member
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State Information: 2nd District, Parts of Baltimore and Towson, Dundalk

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general C.A. Ruppersberger (D) 194,088 65.6%
Nancy Jacobs (R) 92,071 31.1%
Leo Dymowski (LIBERT) 9,344 3.2%
Write In (WRI) 415 0.1%
Ray Bly (R) 22 0%
2010 general C.A. Ruppersberger (D) 134,133 64.2%
Marcelo Cardarelli (R) 69,523 33.3%
Lorenzo Gaztanaga (LIBERT) 5,090 2.4%
write-ins (WRI) 158 0.1%
2008 general C.A. Ruppersberger (D) 198,578 71.9%
Richard Matthews (R) 68,561 24.8%
Lorenzo Gaztanaga (LIBERT) 8,786 3.2%
write-ins (Write-In) 408 0.1%
2006 general C.A. Ruppersberger (D) 135,818 69.2%
Jimmy Mathis (R) 60,195 30.7%
write-ins (Write-In) 215 0.1%
2004 general C.A. Ruppersberger (D) 164,751 66.6%
Jane Brooks (R) 75,812 30.7%
Keith Salkowski (GREEN) 6,508 2.6%
write-ins (Write-In) 224 0.1%
2002 general C.A. Ruppersberger (D) 105,718 54.2%
Helen Bentley (R) 88,954 45.6%
write-ins (Write-In) 530 0.3%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 62% Mitt Romney: 36%
2008 Barack Obama: 61% John McCain: 38%