Here’s a List of Citywide Candidates in Baltimore

Baltimore City Hall. File photo

This year, Baltimore City will elect a mayor, City Council president and City Council representatives, among others. The state deadline for all candidates to file for the April 28 primary election was 9 p.m. Friday. Democratic and Republican primary candidates vying to be their party’s nominees for citywide offices in the Nov. 3 general election follow.

Registered Democrats outnumber Republicans by more than 10 to 1 in Baltimore City, the most current voter registration figures with the Maryland State Board of Elections show.

Baltimore City Total Voter Registration, as of Dec. 31

Total Voters: 390,266

Democrats: 304,013

Republicans: 30,059

Bread and Roses: 54

Unaffiliated: 51,657

Other: 4,483

 

Here are the candidates:

Mayor

Democrats

  1. Carlmichael “Stokey” Cannady, 49

  2. Lou Catelli (legal name: William E. Bauer), 46

  3. Valerie L. Cunningham, 57

  4. Sheila A. Dixon, 66

  5. Liri Fusha, n/a**

  6. Sean Bernard Gresh, 78

  7. Michael Douglas Jenson, 70

  8. Ralph E. Johnson Jr., 57

  9. James Hugh Jones II, 66

  10. Terry Jay McCready, 76**

  11. Mary J. Miller, 64

  12. Erik Powery, n/a**

  13. Yolanda R. Pulley, 45

  14. Brian J. Salsberry, 48

  15. Brandon M. Scott, 35

  16. Keith B. Scott, n/a**

  17. Taiwan J. “T.J.” Smith, 42

  18. Dante C. Swinton, 31

  19. Richard B. “Rikki” Vaughn, 40

  20. Thiruvendran “Thiru” Vignarajah, 43

  21. Frederick D. Ware-Newsome, 54

  22. Mary L. Washington, 57

  23. Bernard C. “Jack” Young, 65*

  24. Yasaun C. Young, 28

Republicans

  1. Zulieka A. Baysmore, 61**

  2. Catalina A. Byrd, 38

  3. Ivan Gonzalez, n/a**

  4. William G. Herd, 66

  5. Collins O. Otonna, 57

  6. David Anthony Wiggins, 59

  7. Shannon L. Wright, 52

Unaffiliated

  1. Kahan S. Dhillon Jr., 39
  • Incumbent

** No candidate committee registration paperwork on file at Maryland State Board of Elections for active candidacy as of 9 p.m., Fri., Jan. 24, 2020, filing deadline.

President of the City Council

Democrats

  1. Leo W. Burroughs, 77

  2. Marques Dent, 35

  3. Nicholas J. “Nick” Mosby, 40

  4. Leon F. Pinkett III, 52

  5. Shannon C. Sneed, 39

  6. Daniel J. “Dan” Sparaco, 44

  7. Carl F. Stokes, 69

Republican

  1. Jovani M. Patterson, 33

(No incumbent)

Comptroller

Democrats

  1. William B. “Bill” Henry, 51

  2. Joan M. Pratt, 68*

Republicans

None

  • Incumbent