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ⓘ Ben Cardin. Benjamin Louis Ben Cardin is an American politician and member of the Democratic Party. He serves as the senior United States Senator from Maryland, ..




Ben Cardin
                                     

ⓘ Ben Cardin

Benjamin Louis Ben Cardin is an American politician and member of the Democratic Party. He serves as the senior United States Senator from Maryland, in office since 2007.

Before his election to the Senate, Cardin, who has never lost an election, was a member of the United States House of Representatives, representing Marylands 3rd congressional district 1987-2007. He also served in the Maryland House of Delegates 1967–87, serving as Speaker 1979–87. He was the youngest Speaker in Maryland history.

Cardin was elected to succeed Paul Sarbanes in the 2006 U.S. Senate election, defeating Republican Michael Steele, the Lieutenant Governor of Maryland, by a margin of 54% to 44%. He was re-elected in 2012 with 55% of the vote.

He became the senior Senator on January 3, 2017 upon Barbara Mikulskis retirement.

                                     

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