|Virginia House of Delegates District 76|
|1998 - Present|
|January 13, 2016|
|Years in position||16|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 5, 2013|
|Next general||November 3, 2015|
|Bachelor's||Medical College of Virginia, School of Pharmacy, 1982|
|Place of birth||Suffolk, VA|
Jones earned his B.S. from the Medical College of Virginia, School of Pharmacy in 1982. His professional experience includes working as a pharmacist, assistant professor , and president of Bennett's Creek Pharmacy.
In the 2012-2013 session, Jones served on the following committees:
In the 2010-2011 session, Jones served on the following committees:
- General Laws, Chair
- Privileges and Elections
- Elections Subcommittee
- Compensation and Retirement Subcommittee, Chair
- Capital Outlay Subcommittee
- Health and Human Resources Subcommittee
- Higher Education Subcommittee
- HB 2210 Enforcement of traffic light signals; allows law-enforcement officers to arrest or detain persons.
- HB 2639 Freedom of Information Act; exempts certain records of Department of Veterans Services, etc.
- HB 2648 Absentee ballots; methods for counting.
Jones won re-election in the 2013 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 76. Jones ran unopposed in the June 11 Republican primary. He was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 5, 2013.
In 2009, Jones was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates.
|Virginia House of Delegates General Election, District 76 (2009)|
|Chris Jones (R)||21,210|
In 2011, Jones received $410,228 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|Virginia House of Delegates 2011 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Chris Jones's campaign in 2011|
|Virginia Beer Wholsalers Assoc Inc||$18,750|
|Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association||$11,883|
|Virginia Wine Wholesalers Assoc Inc-PAC||$11,000|
|Virginia Dental Association||$9,310|
|Virginia Health Care Association||$8,500|
|Total Raised in 2011||$410,228|
The top five donors to Jones' 2009 campaign:
|Virginia Wine Wholesalers Association||$12,500|
|Virginia Beer Wholesalers Association Inc.||$7,500|
|Virginia Dental Association||$5,000|
|Virginia Automobile and Truck Dealers Assoc PAC||$4,000|
Jones and his wife, Karen, have one child.
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- House and Senate in Virginia at loggerheads over Medicaid expansion - Washington Post
- Expanded Medicaid will be subject of forced vote by Republicans in Va. House - Washington Post
- Virginia Medicaid dispute is a shutdown in the works - The Virginian-Pilot
- House to vote on Senate Medicaid plan - Staunton News Leader
- Va. House, Senate budgets show sharp split - Richmond Times Dispatch
- Virginia lawmakers face off on the basketball court - The Virginian-Pilot
- House sets test vote on Senate healthcare proposal - The Daily Progress
- Virginia budget plans include new office building for lawmakers - Washington Post
- House Republicans Make it Clear they Won't OK Medicaid Expansion - NBC 29 News
- Va. House members say no to Medicaid expansion - Washington Post
- Delegate Chris Jones official website
- Virginia House of Delegates - Rep. Jones
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions:2009, 2007, 2005, 2003
- Virginia Public Access Project profile
- State Surge - legislative and voting track record
- Richmond Sunlight profile
- Wikipedia page
- Project Vote Smart - Delegate Jones
- Bill Tracking - Legislation as Chief Patron
- Virginia Board of Elections, “Official Results - 2013 General Election," accessed December 2, 2013
- Virginia State Board of Elections - November 2011 General Election Official Results
- Virginia House of Delegates 2009 General Election Results
- Follow the Money - 2011 contributions
- Follow the Money - 2009 Campaign Contributions
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