County Council President Tom Hucker Forms Exploratory Committee Ahead of Expected Run for County Executive
On Thursday, Montgomery County Council President announced he Tom Hucker has formed an “exploratory” committee ahead of an expected bid to challenge Marc Elrich for the County Executive position in 2022. Hucker currently represents District 5.
Hucker made the announcement Thursday evening at Kaldi’s Social House in Silver Spring.
Local businessman and philanthropist David Blair, announced his campaign for Montgomery County Executive back in March. Blair came just 77 votes short of winning the primary in 2018.
Montgomery County Councilmember Hans Riemer has also announced he will be running for County Executive. Former has been a Montgomery County Councilmember since successfully running for an at-large seat in 2010 and winning re-election in 2014 and 2018.