Tag: Robin Ficker

6th District update: Bartlett gets protection; Garagiola demands Delaney records

After a shaky entrance into his 2012 reelection campaign and polling data suggesting vulnerability, 10-term Republican Congressman Roscoe Bartlett was placed in the incumbent protection program this week by the National Republican Congressional Committee. On the Democratic primary front, Senate Majority Leader Rob Garagiola on Twitter is calling on Democratic challenger John Delaney of Montgomery County to produce his personal financial records.

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Rob Garagiola’s Robin Ficker problem

You couldn’t miss the signs as supporters gathered Tuesday at a Germantown arts center for state Sen. Rob Garagiola’s announcement that he was running for Congress. High above the small crowd, plastered on pieces of lumber, the signs said, “NO Gas Tax Hike.” Holding up the signs was Robin Ficker – former delegate, Montgomery County gadfly, perennial candidate and thorn in the side to the MoCo establishment.

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