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  Franchot, Peter V. R.
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<-  2007-01-01  
 
NamePeter V. R. Franchot
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Takoma Park, Maryland , United States
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Born November 25, 1947 (71 years)
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Info33rd MD Comptroller 22 Jan 2007 -

Peter Franchot served 20 years in the Maryland General Assembly, in the House of Delegates, representing the residents of Silver Spring and Takoma Park. During his time in the House of Delegates, Peter was a member of the Appropriations Committee and served as Chairman of the Transportation & the Environment Subcommittee. Through his career, he has been a strong advocate for education, health care, transportation and environmental protection initiatives.

Staff director for U.S. Representative Edward J. Markey, 1980-86. Special counsel to chair of Subcommittee on Energy Conservation and Power, U.S. Congressional Committee on Energy and Commerce, 1985-86.

Peter Franchot attended Amherst College (B.A., 1973) and Northeastern School of Law (J.D., 1978). He served in the United States Army, from 1968 to 1970. Peter is married to Anne Maher, a lawyer, and they have two children, Abigail, 25, and Nick, 22.


JOB APPROVAL POLLS
DateFirmApproveDisapproveDon't Know
10/30/2009-11/02/2009 Clarus Research Group 35.00% ( 0.0) 18.00% ( 0.0) 48.00% ( 0.0)

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RACES
  06/22/2022 MD Governor - D Primary ???
  11/06/2018 MD Comptroller Won 72.07% (+44.27%)
  11/04/2014 MD Comptroller Won 62.50% (+25.14%)
  06/24/2014 MD Comptroller - D Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/02/2010 MD Comptroller Won 61.08% (+22.25%)
  09/14/2010 MD Comptroller - D Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/07/2006 MD Comptroller Won 58.97% (+18.14%)
  09/12/2006 MD Comptroller - D Primary Won 36.49% (+2.52%)
  11/05/2002 MD State House 20 Won 24.61% (-2.11%)
  09/10/2002 MD State House 20 - D Primary Won 24.09% (-4.20%)
  11/03/1998 MD State House 20 Won 25.77% (-1.44%)
  11/08/1994 MD State House 20 Won 28.48% (-0.86%)
  11/06/1990 MD State House 20 Won 33.01% (-0.80%)
  11/08/1988 MD District 8 Lost 37.25% (-25.50%)
  03/08/1988 MD District 8 - D Primary Won 61.18% (+33.29%)
  11/04/1986 MD State House 20 Won 23.84% (+0.19%)
SPECULATIVE, DID NOT RUN
  06/24/2014 MD Governor - D Primary Lost 0.00% (-51.41%)
ENDORSEMENTS
MD District 01 - D Primary - Jun 26, 2018 D Jesse Colvin
MD District 08 - D Primary - Apr 26, 2016 D Kathleen Matthews
Question 5: Maryland Redistricting Veto Referendum - Nov 06, 2012 NO No
MD District 06 - D Primary - Apr 03, 2012 D John Delaney
MD District 6 - Nov 04, 2008 D Jennifer P. Dougherty
MD Slots - Nov 04, 2008 NO No
MD District 4 - D Primary - Feb 12, 2008 D Albert R. Wynn
MD US President - D Primary - Feb 12, 2008 D Barack Obama
MD District 1 - D Primary - Feb 12, 2008 D Frank M. Kratovil, Jr.
Baltimore, MD Mayor - D Primary - Sep 11, 2007 D Sheila Dixon