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  Ehrlich, Jr., Robert L. "Bob"
CANDIDATE DETAILS
AffiliationRepublican  
 
NameRobert L. "Bob" Ehrlich, Jr.
Address8600 La Salle Road, Suite 105
Baltimore, Maryland 21286, United States
EmailBob@BobEhrlich.com
Website [Link]
Born November 25, 1957 (64 years)
ContributorClassical Liberal
Last ModifedBarack O-blame-a
Nov 22, 2012 09:22pm
Tags Caucasian - Methodist -
InfoBob Ehrlich grew up in Arbutus, Md., the only son of Nancy and Bob Ehrlich, Sr. From modest beginnings, Bob believed in making the most of every opportunity that came his way. He excelled at academics and athletics, earning academic scholarships to the Gilman School in Baltimore and to Princeton University, where he was named captain of the football team. He graduated with a law degree from Wake Forest University and was elected to the Maryland House of Delegates in 1987 at the age of 28. He won the 2nd District seat to the United States House of Representatives in 1995, where he has taken on numerous leadership roles.

Leadership and Experience

* Law Offices of Ober, Kaler, Grimes & Shriver
Baltimore, Maryland, 1983-1994

* Maryland General Assembly, 1987-1995
House Judiciary Committee
Joint Legislative Committee on Ethics

* United State House of Representatives, 1995-Present
Member of the House Energy & Commerce Committee
Subcommittee on Health
Subcommittee on Telecommunications & The Internet
Subcommittee on Environment & Hazardous Materials
Co-Chairman, House Biotechnology Caucus

* Sponsored legislation to require minimum five year sentences for criminals arrested with guns, and to establish tax credits for parents who adopt children.

* Voted for large increases in federal funding for schools in poor neighborhoods, and to strengthen legal protections for battered spouses.

* Authored legislation to assist the blind and disabled to return to the workforce, and to reduce workplace regulation for small business.

* Fought for protections against IRS abuses of "innocent spouses," and for equal health insurance benefits for the mentally ill.



JOB APPROVAL POLLS
DateFirmApproveDisapproveDon't Know
10/22/2006-10/26/2006 Washington Post/ABC News 55.00% ( 0.0) 42.00% ( 0.0) 3.00% ( 0.0)
09/14/2006-09/17/2006 Survey USA 50.00% ( 2.0) 45.00% ( 2.0) 5.00% ( 1.0)
09/13/2006-09/13/2006 Rasmussen Reports 60.00% ( 0.0) 38.00% ( 0.0) 1.00% ( 0.0)
07/14/2006-07/16/2006 Survey USA 52.00% ( 8.0) 43.00% ( 8.0) 4.00% ( 2.0)
06/09/2006-06/11/2006 Survey USA 44.00% ( 0.0) 51.00% ( 1.0) 6.00% ( 0.0)
05/12/2006-05/14/2006 Survey USA 44.00% ( 11.0) 50.00% ( 11.0) 6.00% ( 1.0)
02/10/2006-02/12/2006 Survey USA 55.00% ( 7.0) 39.00% ( 4.0) 7.00% ( 1.0)
01/13/2006-01/15/2006 Survey USA 48.00% ( 1.0) 43.00% ( 0.0) 8.00% ( 0.0)
12/09/2005-12/11/2005 Survey USA 49.00% ( 3.0) 43.00% ( 0.0) 8.00% ( 2.0)
10/27/2005-11/01/2005 Potomac Survey Research 50.00% ( 1.0) 33.00% ( 5.0) 17.00% ( 6.0)
FAVORABILITY POLLS
DateFirmFavorableUnfavorableDon't Know
06/19/2006-06/25/2006 Washington Post/ABC News 55.00% ( 0.0) 38.00% ( 0.0) 7.00% ( 0.0)

BOOKS
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EVENTS
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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Dec 06, 2011 12:00pm Scandal [Ehrlich aide] Schurick guilty of election fraud in robocall case   Article TX DEM 
Mar 31, 2010 09:00am News Ehrlich 'missed being part of the debate'  Article WA Indy 
Jul 10, 2009 11:00am Speculative Smith as Ehrlich blocker  Article U Ole Polecat 
Mar 22, 2007 06:00am Endorsement (Former MD Gov) Ehrlich Joins Giuliani Team  Article U Ole Polecat 
Oct 18, 2005 11:00pm News Investigative Lawyer Hired to Lead [MD Gov] Ehrlich Personnel Inquiry  Article ArmyDem 
May 20, 2005 03:50pm News [MD Governor] Ehrlich Vetoes Gay Rights Bill  Article ArmyDem 

DISCUSSION
Importance? 8.33330 Average

FAMILY
Wife Kendel Sibiski Ehrlich 00, 0000-

INFORMATION LINKS
RACES
  11/02/2010 MD Governor Lost 41.79% (-14.46%)
  09/14/2010 MD Governor - R Primary Won 75.84% (+51.67%)
  11/07/2006 MD Governor Lost 46.16% (-6.53%)
  09/12/2006 MD Governor - R Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/05/2002 MD Governor Won 51.55% (+3.88%)
  09/10/2002 MD Governor - R Primary Won 92.88% (+89.17%)
  11/07/2000 MD District 2 Won 68.56% (+37.23%)
  11/03/1998 MD District 2 Won 69.32% (+38.65%)
  09/15/1998 MD District 2- R Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/05/1996 MD District 2 Won 61.83% (+23.65%)
  03/05/1996 MD District 2- R Primary Won 83.22% (+72.77%)
  11/08/1994 MD District 2 Won 62.74% (+25.51%)
  09/09/1994 MD District 2 - R Primary Won 57.16% (+19.18%)
  11/06/1990 MD State House 10 Won 23.59% (-0.43%)
  11/04/1986 MD State House 10 Won 21.03% (-5.51%)
  09/09/1986 MD State House 10 - R Primary Won 16.52% (-0.73%)
SPECULATIVE, DID NOT RUN
  06/07/2016 US President - R Primaries Lost 0.00% (-44.96%)
ENDORSEMENTS
MD District 02 - R Primary - Jun 02, 2020 R Johnny Ray Salling
MD US President - R Primary - Apr 03, 2012 R Mitt Romney
MD District 02 - R Primary - Apr 03, 2012 R Nancy C. Jacobs
MD Lt. Governor - R Primary - Sep 14, 2010 R Mary Kane
MD Slots - Nov 04, 2008 NO No
MD US President - R Primary - Feb 12, 2008 R Rudy Giuliani
MD District 1 - R Primary - Feb 12, 2008 R Andrew P. Harris
MD US President - R Primary - Feb 12, 2008 R John S. McCain
US President - R Primaries - Jun 03, 2008 R Rudy Giuliani
Harford County, MD Executive - (Replacement Candidate list) - Jul 05, 2005 R David R. Craig
MD District 6 - R Primary - Mar 02, 2004 R Roscoe G. Bartlett
Harford County, MD Executive - Nov 05, 2002 R James M. Harkins
MD Comptroller - R Primary - Sep 15, 1998 R Michael Steele