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BEN CARDIN (D)

Cardin, a congressman, was nominated in an 18-way primary.

  • Born: Oct. 5, 1943; Baltimore, Md.
  • Family: Married (Myrna); one child
  • Education: University of Maryland, LL.B., J.D. 1967; University of Pittsburgh, B.A., 1964
  • Professional Career: Practicing attorney, 1967-86
  • Military Career: None
  • Previous Elective Office: House of Delegates, 1966-86, Speaker, 1979-86

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MICHAEL STEELE (R)

Steele is Maryland's lieutenant governor.

  • Born: Oct. 19, 1958; Andrews Air Force Base, Md.
  • Family: Married (Andrea); two children.
  • Education: Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 1991; Johns Hopkins University, B.A., 1981; Augustinian Friars Seminary, Villanova University, 1981-83.
  • Professional career: Principal, Steele-Barnes Group, 1999-present; corporate finance counsel, Mills Corp., 1997-98; practicing attorney, 1991-97.
  • Military career: None.
  • Previous elective office: Lieutenant governor, 2002-06.

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