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By ANDREW SCHOTZ | February 6, 2008
(Editor's note: The following story first appeared in The Herald-Mail on Nov. 29, 2007) WASHINGTON COUNTY - Calling for more highway money and a clearer approach to the Iraq War, a former Frederick, Md., mayor is running in the Maryland 6th District congressional race. Jennifer Dougherty, a Democrat, was mayor from 2002 to 2006. She said her top accomplishments include the development of Carroll Creek Park and straightening out the police department. "Part of my record is having a backbone ... ," she said.
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February 11, 2008
FREDERICK, Md. (AP) -- Sixth District congressional candidate Jennifer Dougherty says a laptop computer containing campaign information was stolen in a burglary at her Frederick restaurant. Police say Jennifer's Restaurant was among five downtown businesses burglarized Friday night or early Saturday morning. Dougherty says the computer contained general campaign information including polling places and volunteer names but did not contain voter information. Dougherty is a former Frederick mayor seeking the Democratic Party's nomination for the seat held by Republican Rep. Roscoe Bartlett.
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July 15, 2008
Dems, Dougherty holding events Western Maryland's Democrats are scheduled to gather Saturday for a "Unity Picnic. " It will be at AMVETS Valley Memorial Post 9, 408 W. Green St. in Middletown, from 3 to 6 p.m. Free food, drinks and games will be offered. For those who would like to attend Saturday's event, call Pat Heck at 301-432-2285 or send e-mail to pheck@sewanee.edu. Jennifer Dougherty, the Democrats' candidate in the 6th District race for Congress, is expected to attend.
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By ANDREW SCHOTZ | February 13, 2008
WASHINGTON COUNTY -- U.S. Rep. Roscoe Bartlett handily won a chance at a ninth term in Congress by winning a Republican primary on Tuesday, according to complete but unofficial results. His apparent opponent will be Jennifer Dougherty, who was leading Andrew Duck in the Democratic primary, according to results from about 98 percent of the 240 precincts in Maryland's 6th District. "We're certainly not done yet ... (but) I feel very optimistic about this," Dougherty said late Tuesday.
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February 14, 2008
Incumbent Roscoe Bartlett and former Frederick, Md., mayor Jennifer Dougherty will square off for the 6th District Congressional seat in the Nov. 4 general election. Bartlett garnered 78 percent of the vote in GOP balloting Tuesday for the seat in Maryland's primary election. He is serving his eighth term in Congress. Dougherty was the apparent winner on the Democratic side of the ballot, finishing with about 44 percent of the votes cast. Dougherty came out on top of a hard-fought battle with Democratic rival Andrew Duck, who finished with about 37 percent of the vote, according to complete but unofficial results.
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By ANDREW SCHOTZ | October 22, 2008
HAGERSTOWN -- College students who heard U.S. Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski, D-Md., and Democratic congressional candidate Jennifer Dougherty on Tuesday said they're concerned about gas prices, education costs and other rising expenses. The senator and the candidate spoke at Hagerstown Community College's Learning Resource Center on Tuesday before about two dozen students. After sharing some policy views and doing some politicking, Dougherty - who is trying to unseat Republican Congressman Roscoe Bartlett - and Mikulski heard from the audience.
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By ANDREW SCHOTZ | September 9, 2010
Democrat Andrew Duck wasn't sure about trying a third time to defeat U.S. Rep. Roscoe G. Bartlett in Maryland's 6th District. Then, people asked him to run again, he said. "Our country is in trouble and we need new representation in Washington," Duck said. Duck lost to Bartlett, a Republican, in the 2006 general election. In 2008, Jennifer Dougherty defeated Duck in a Democratic primary. Duck, 47, of Brunswick, Md., said his two previous campaigns have helped him get his name and message throughout the 6th District, which covers Washington County and parts or all of seven other counties.
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By ERIN JULIUS | September 13, 2008
HAGERSTOWN -- Following a week of mudslinging and discussions of pigs and lipstick in the national political scene, old-fashioned, door-to-door politicking happened Saturday morning in Hagerstown. Democratic nominee Jennifer Dougherty is running against U.S. Rep. Roscoe Bartlett, R-Md., and Libertarian candidate Gary W. Hoover Sr. for Maryland's 6th District seat in Congress. Saturday morning, she knocked on doors in Hagerstown, introducing herself as, "Hi, I'm Jennifer Dougherty, and I'm running for Congress.
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By MAREN WRIGHT / Capital News Service | August 25, 2008
COLLEGE PARK, Md. -- In any other Maryland congressional district, the campaign funds amassed by U.S. Rep. Roscoe Bartlett and his Democratic challenger, Jennifer Dougherty, would be anemic. Bartlett, a Republican from Frederick County, Md., had raised $196,693 as of June 30, according to the latest campaign finance reports filed with the Federal Election Commission. Dougherty had raised $87,152 in the same period. Combined, their campaign war chests are less than half that of any other district in the state.
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By ANDREW SCHOTZ | September 9, 2010
Democrat Andrew Duck wasn't sure about trying a third time to defeat U.S. Rep. Roscoe G. Bartlett in Maryland's 6th District. Then, people asked him to run again, he said. "Our country is in trouble and we need new representation in Washington," Duck said. Duck lost to Bartlett, a Republican, in the 2006 general election. In 2008, Jennifer Dougherty defeated Duck in a Democratic primary. Duck, 47, of Brunswick, Md., said his two previous campaigns have helped him get his name and message throughout the 6th District, which covers Washington County and parts or all of seven other counties.
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By ANDREW SCHOTZ | October 22, 2008
HAGERSTOWN -- College students who heard U.S. Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski, D-Md., and Democratic congressional candidate Jennifer Dougherty on Tuesday said they're concerned about gas prices, education costs and other rising expenses. The senator and the candidate spoke at Hagerstown Community College's Learning Resource Center on Tuesday before about two dozen students. After sharing some policy views and doing some politicking, Dougherty - who is trying to unseat Republican Congressman Roscoe Bartlett - and Mikulski heard from the audience.
NEWS
By ERIN JULIUS | September 14, 2008
HAGERSTOWN - Following a week of mudslinging and discussions of pigs and lipstick in the national political scene, old-fashioned, door-to-door politicking happened Saturday morning in Hagerstown. Democratic nominee Jennifer Dougherty is running against U.S. Rep. Roscoe Bartlett, R-Md., and Libertarian candidate Gary W. Hoover Sr. for Maryland's 6th District seat in Congress. Saturday morning, she knocked on doors in Hagerstown, introducing herself as, "Hi, I'm Jennifer Dougherty, and I'm running for Congress.
NEWS
By MAREN WRIGHT / Capital News Service | August 25, 2008
COLLEGE PARK, Md. -- In any other Maryland congressional district, the campaign funds amassed by U.S. Rep. Roscoe Bartlett and his Democratic challenger, Jennifer Dougherty, would be anemic. Bartlett, a Republican from Frederick County, Md., had raised $196,693 as of June 30, according to the latest campaign finance reports filed with the Federal Election Commission. Dougherty had raised $87,152 in the same period. Combined, their campaign war chests are less than half that of any other district in the state.
NEWS
July 15, 2008
Dems, Dougherty holding events Western Maryland's Democrats are scheduled to gather Saturday for a "Unity Picnic. " It will be at AMVETS Valley Memorial Post 9, 408 W. Green St. in Middletown, from 3 to 6 p.m. Free food, drinks and games will be offered. For those who would like to attend Saturday's event, call Pat Heck at 301-432-2285 or send e-mail to pheck@sewanee.edu. Jennifer Dougherty, the Democrats' candidate in the 6th District race for Congress, is expected to attend.
NEWS
February 14, 2008
Incumbent Roscoe Bartlett and former Frederick, Md., mayor Jennifer Dougherty will square off for the 6th District Congressional seat in the Nov. 4 general election. Bartlett garnered 78 percent of the vote in GOP balloting Tuesday for the seat in Maryland's primary election. He is serving his eighth term in Congress. Dougherty was the apparent winner on the Democratic side of the ballot, finishing with about 44 percent of the votes cast. Dougherty came out on top of a hard-fought battle with Democratic rival Andrew Duck, who finished with about 37 percent of the vote, according to complete but unofficial results.
NEWS
By ANDREW SCHOTZ | February 13, 2008
WASHINGTON COUNTY -- U.S. Rep. Roscoe Bartlett handily won a chance at a ninth term in Congress by winning a Republican primary on Tuesday, according to complete but unofficial results. His apparent opponent will be Jennifer Dougherty, who was leading Andrew Duck in the Democratic primary, according to results from about 98 percent of the 240 precincts in Maryland's 6th District. "We're certainly not done yet ... (but) I feel very optimistic about this," Dougherty said late Tuesday.
NEWS
February 11, 2008
FREDERICK, Md. (AP) -- Sixth District congressional candidate Jennifer Dougherty says a laptop computer containing campaign information was stolen in a burglary at her Frederick restaurant. Police say Jennifer's Restaurant was among five downtown businesses burglarized Friday night or early Saturday morning. Dougherty says the computer contained general campaign information including polling places and volunteer names but did not contain voter information. Dougherty is a former Frederick mayor seeking the Democratic Party's nomination for the seat held by Republican Rep. Roscoe Bartlett.
NEWS
By ANDREW SCHOTZ | February 6, 2008
(Editor's note: The following story first appeared in The Herald-Mail on Nov. 29, 2007) WASHINGTON COUNTY - Calling for more highway money and a clearer approach to the Iraq War, a former Frederick, Md., mayor is running in the Maryland 6th District congressional race. Jennifer Dougherty, a Democrat, was mayor from 2002 to 2006. She said her top accomplishments include the development of Carroll Creek Park and straightening out the police department. "Part of my record is having a backbone ... ," she said.
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