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Maryland

The state of Maryland has two senators in the United States Senate and eight representatives in the United States House of Representatives.

Senators

Each state in the United States elects two senators, regardless of the state’s population. Senators serve six-year terms with staggered elections. Americans in the United States’s six territories do not have senators.

Maryland’s senators are:

Benjamin Cardin
Senior Senator

Benjamin Cardin

Democrat
Since Jan 4, 2007
Current Term Ends Jan 3, 2019
Chris Van Hollen Jr.
Junior Senator

Chris Van Hollen Jr.

Democrat
Since Jan 3, 2017
Next Election in 2022

Representatives

The United States is divided into 435 congressional districts, each with a population of about 710,000 individuals. Each district elects a representative to the House of Representatives for a two-year term. Representatives are also called congressmen/congresswomen. Americans in the United States’s six territories are represented in the House of Representatives by an additional six non-voting delegates.

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Maryland’s eight representatives are:

Andy Harris
1st District

Andy Harris

Republican
Since Jan 5, 2011
(Current term ends Jan 3, 2019)
A. Dutch Ruppersberger
2nd District

A. Dutch Ruppersberger

Democrat
Since Jan 7, 2003
(Current term ends Jan 3, 2019)
John Sarbanes
3rd District

John Sarbanes

Democrat
Since Jan 4, 2007
(Current term ends Jan 3, 2019)
Anthony Brown
4th District

Anthony Brown

Democrat
Since Jan 3, 2017
(Current term ends Jan 3, 2019)
Steny Hoyer
5th District

Steny Hoyer

Democrat
Since Jan 5, 1981
(Current term ends Jan 3, 2019)
John Delaney
6th District

John Delaney

Democrat
Since Jan 3, 2013
(Current term ends Jan 3, 2019)
Elijah Cummings
7th District

Elijah Cummings

Democrat
Since Apr 16, 1996
(Current term ends Jan 3, 2019)
Jamie Raskin
8th District

Jamie Raskin

Democrat
Since Jan 3, 2017
(Current term ends Jan 3, 2019)

Map of Congressional Districts