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Rep. John Delaney (D-Md.)

District: 6th District
Political Highlights: no previous office, ; U.S. House of Representatives, 2013-present
Born: April 16, 1963; Wood-Ridge, N.J.
Residence: Potomac
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, April McClain-Delaney; four children
Education: Columbia U., B.S. 1985; Georgetown U., J.D. 1988
Military Service: None
Start of Service: Elected: 2012 (2nd term)
Committee Assignments: Financial Services (Financial Institutions & Consumer Credit; Oversight & Investigations); Joint Economic

Election History
2014generalJohn Delaney (D) 94,70449.7
Dan Bongino (R) 91,93048.2
George Gluck (GREEN) 3,7622.0
2012generalJohn Delaney (D) 181,92158.8
Roscoe Bartlett (R) 117,31337.9
Nickolaus Mueller (LIBERT) 9,9163.2
Roll Call Vitals


on the House Seniority List

Fellow Maryland Rep. Steny H. Hoyer (D) is 14th.


Maryland is 9th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state.


Twitter Followers (@RepJohnDelaney)


Rep. John Delaney has the 67th most Sunday talk show appearances amongst members of Congress.

Sen. Bernard Sanders (I-Vt.) has the most appearances so far this year.

John Delaney is ranked 3rd on the 50 Richest Members of Congress list.

Roll Call and CQ Weekly use ratings assigned by the Rothenberg Political Report, which are defined as follows: SAFE: As of today, the party indicated is all but certain to win the seat. FAVORED: One candidate has a substantial advantage, but an upset is still possible. LEAN: The party indicated has the edge, but the outcome is less certain than for races rated as favored. TILT: The outcome is effectively regarded as a tossup for each of these highly competitive seats, although the party indicated has a slight edge. TOSSUP: Neither party has an edge in these contests.