Why I Will Vote for Eric Wargotz

    A while back, I wrote an article explaining why I wasn’t planning to vote for Eric Wargotz in the primary. Since that point – quite a few things have changed, not the least of which is the fact that he won the primary for US Senate. I congratulate Dr. Wargotz on his primary victory and plan to vote for him in the general election. What | Read More »

    Meet Eric Wargotz (R CAND, MD-SEN).

    Eric is one of the candidates running in next week’s primary: he’s the one who did the (accurate) Barbara Mikulski as ‘Political Insidersaurus‘ campaign ad recently. We interviewed him yesterday on the primary and the race: Eric’s site is here, and his Political Insidersaurus site is here. Moe Lane Crossposted to Moe Lane.

    Meet Eric Wargotz (R CAND, MD-SEN).

    Eric is one of the candidates running in next week’s primary: he’s the one who did the (accurate) Barbara Mikulski as ‘Political Insidersaurus‘ campaign ad recently. We interviewed him yesterday on the primary and the race: Eric’s site is here, and his Political Insidersaurus site is here. Moe Lane Crossposted to Moe Lane.

    My Primary Vote: US Senate

    I was originally going to go into a lengthy article about my vote for US Senate – but I feel that with my link on the sidebar and my discussions on the candidates in the past, that this vote is patently obvious. I will be voting for Jim Rutledge in the primary for US Senate. The reasons are many – ranging from his support of | Read More »

    The Wargotz-Wyndham Connection

    A review of US Senate candidate Eric Wargotz’s financials will notice that he received one major PAC donation – $5,000 from Wyndham Worldwide Corp PAC. Wyndham Worldwide is the the corporation that owns the Days Inn, Super 8, Travelodge, Ramada, Wyndham Hotels / Resorts, and Howard Johnson. I honestly did not know much about their political action committee – so I checked with the FEC | Read More »

    2009 Wargotz Interview Used to Attack

    US Senate candidate Jim Rutledge (R-MD) has gone on the offensive. Not just against incumbent Barbara Mikulski (D-MD) – but against his leading primary opponent, Eric Wargotz. I recently received an email from the Rutledge campaign stating that Wargotz supports free health care for illegal immigrants. It says as much based on a quote from an October 2009 interview Wargotz did with the Jewish Times. | Read More »

    Donation Analysis of MD US Senate Candidates

    How a person spends their money can tell you a bit about a person, including who and what kind of candidate they’ve supported in the past. So, I decided to do a little investigating into the donor records of the two leading Republican candidates for US Senate in Maryland. Using a combination of NewsMeat and the Maryland Board of Elections website, I found the following | Read More »

    2010 Candidate Interview: Eric Wargotz (R-MD)

    A well respected physician and Queen Anne’s County Commissioner, Eric Wargotz is one of a number of Republicans fighting for the opportunity to duke it out with intrenched incumbent Barbara Mikulski. I had profiled Wargotz on the old version of Old Line Elephant and he agreed to a web-based interview. To follow are his answers to my interview questions: Matthew Newman: What made you decide | Read More »