Annapolis - U.S. Marine veteran David E. Vogt III today announced his withdrawal from the Republican primary in the 6th congressional district.
Vogt has been campaigning since June for the seat currently held by U.S. Rep. John Delaney (D).
In the press release announcing his departure from the race, Vogt indicated he'd made his decision "after spending much time discussing with friends, family and supporters."
He also expressed support for Dan Bongino, another Republican running in the 6th district.
Vogt indicated he is thinking about running in a local race in 2014.