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Jessica Haire on Masking in Anne Arundel County

May 20, 2022

WBAL Torrey Snow Program: “Haire also discussed the background for the text message, as well as the ongoing discussion about masks in county Schools.”

Meet The Candidates: County Executive

May 13, 2022

Pasadena Voice: “Jessica Haire is an engineer, attorney, wife and mom who has represented District 7 on the Anne Arundel County Council since 2018. She is running for county executive to bring commonsense, innovation and efficiency to county government. Her priorities are reducing and eliminating taxes and fees, promoting quality infrastructure and reducing regulatory burdens.”

Pittman unveils $2.16 billion budget proposal to Anne Arundel County Council

April 29, 2022

Capital Gazette: “Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman unveiled his $2.16 billion operating budget proposal to the County Council Friday with about $300 million more in spending than the fiscal 2022 budget, which planned for about $1.87 billion.”

Pittman gives budget highlights ahead of meeting with Anne Arundel County Council

April 27, 2022

Capital Gazette: “Council members Jessica Haire, an Edgewater Republican, and Amanda Fiedler, an Arnold Republican, said they wouldn’t comment on the released pieces of the budget. They are waiting to see the entire fiscal plan before they weigh in.”

One Anne Arundel County executive candidate has more than $600,000 in campaign funds as election season nears

January 25, 2022

Capital Gazette – “With respect to the loan, I believe in a better future for our county and am personally committed to our shared success. Unlike my opponents, I’m not just spending other people’s money.”

Politcal Notes – Haire tops McMillan in GOP poll

January 14, 2022

Maryland Matters – Anne Arundel County Councilmember Jessica Haire has a solid lead over former state Del. Herbert R. McMillan in a test of the leading Republican candidates for county executive. The survey, conducted for Haire’s campaign by the Tarrance Group, a national GOP polling firm, showed Haire with 38% of the vote compared to…

Anne Arundel County Council votes against extending county COVID mask mandate

January 7, 2022

WJLA – …In the same statement, Councilwoman Jessica Haire said, ““I encourage those who feel safer wearing a mask to do so and for business owners to do what is best for their employees and customers.”

District 7 council member Jessica Haire officially files to run for Anne Arundel County executive

November 24, 2021

Capital Gazette – Haire said she decided to run after speaking to her constituents about their frustration over decisions from the past three years under the Pittman administration, like tax increases and inefficiencies with local government processes.

For Third Straight Year, County Budget Is Passed Along Party Lines

July 2, 2021

Severna Park Voice – Councilwoman Jessica Haire said based on the budget recommended by the county’s spending affordability committee, this budget “exceeds that wildly.” “I can’t support it,” Haire said. “The overall growth of about 18 percent in the last three years to the county budget is just not sustainable.”

Anne Arundel County Councilwoman Jessica Haire announces Republican run for county executive

June 16, 2021

Capital Gazette – Republican Councilwoman Jessica Haire announced her candidacy for county executive Wednesday, making her the third to officially throw her hat in the ring in what will be a contentious Republican primary. Elected to the County Council in 2018, the Edgewater Republican formed an exploratory committee led by Del. Nic Kipke, R-Pasadena. Kipke…