► Public Interest Litigator
Mike Hethmon is Senior Counsel for the Immigration Reform Institute, where he advocates against illegal immigration and public corruption for citizens and communities nationwide. Mike knows how to write laws that operate efficiently and avoid more red tape. He has litigated public interest cases across America, up to the Supreme Court, and he will fight to defend you, the middle class citizen, from special intests.
► Family Business Owner
Mike’s family owns and operates Granite Grannies, a proud local granite fabrication company based in the Upper Marlboro Trade Zone on Route 301. He has experienced first-hand how small employers have to fight the Democratic red tape that is driving businesses and jobs out of Maryland. As a former procurement specialist for three federal agencies, Mike also understands the business side of cost-efficient government operations.
► Civic Association President
As the president of the Friends of Croom Civic Association, Mike has successfully brought citizens across the spectrum together to fight sprawl and protect the Prince George’s Rural Tier from overdevelopment and congestion.
► Whistleblower & Tax Watchdog
Mike worked his way through law school as a mid-career federal whistleblower in a dangerous corruption case involving our U.S. military in Saudi Arabia. He is passionate about uncovering waste and fraud, and has the experience to make sure that Maryland agency spending and tax collection laws promote honesty, transparency, and taxpayer value.