Primary Election - April 3, 2012
Early voting centers were open 10am to 8pm on March 24, 2012 and March 26 - March 29, 2012. On Sunday, March 25, 2012 early voting centers were open 12pm to 6pm.
General Election - November 6, 2012
Early voting centers are open Wednesday, October 31, 2012 through Friday, November 2, 2012 from 8am until 9pm. Centers were closed on Monday, October 29th and Tuesday, October 30th due to the weather.
Certified list of presidential candidates to appear on Maryland's primary election ballot as certified by Maryland Secretary of State John P. McDonough
Each political party in each of the 50 States and the District of Columbia submits a list of individuals pledged to their candidate for President and equal in number to the State's electoral vote (10 for Maryland). View the current list of Presidential electors submitted by the recognized political parties in Maryland.
To learn more about the Electoral College, see our Electoral College page. For historical information on the presidential Electors of Maryland see the Maryland State Archives's list of the presidential Electors in Maryland from 1789 to 2008.
Voter Turnout and Election Related Statistics
View various turnout related reports from the 2012 General Election.
View various voter registration statistics at the close of registration, October 16, 2012.
View various turnout related reports from the 2012 Primary Election.
View various voter registration statistics at the close of registration, March 13, 2012.
General Election Results
Primary Election Results
Post-General Election Certifications and Proclamations
Signed Board of State Canvasser's Minutes (PDF) - November 27, 2012
Governor signed proclamations (PDF) for United States Senate, United States House of Representatives, and Ballot Questions 1 through 7 - December 6, 2012.
State Question Certifications as signed by the Administrator of Elections.
Montgomery County Local Question C Certification as signed by the Administrator of Elections.
There were three Constitutional Amendments and three Statewide Referendums and one other question that appeared statewide on the general election ballots. The ballot language was certified by the Secretary of State on the 3rd Monday in August. Additionally, local ballot questions may appear on the ballot in certain counties. The General Assembly local referendum for Montgomery County's 12th Election District ballots was certified on August 9, 2012. Read the ballot question language.
General Election Precincts
Delegate Selection Plans
Judicial elections differ in several ways from the election of other public offices. Detailed information on how judges are appointed and run for continuance in office for the Court of Appeals, Court of Special Appeals, Circuit Court and District Court is available.