Harry Spikes was an aide to Rep. Elijah Cummings for 15 years, serving most recently as district director. He is also the vice president of the board of directors of the Community Assistance Network, a non-profit organization in Baltimore County that helps individuals and families who are homeless.
In 2014, Mr. Spikes ran unsuccessfully for a seat in the Maryland House of Delegates. He is 37 years old. He lives in Oliver, on the east side of Baltimore. He holds a B.A. in Political Science from Morgan State University and a Masters of Public Administration in Public Policy from the University of Baltimore.
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The special primary election will be held on February 4th. You have until January 28th to request an absentee ballot by mail, and January 31st for an on-line ballot. There is no early voting in the February 4th primary.