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}}{{tnr}} '''Augustus Benton Chafin''' is a [[Republican]] representative-elect for [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013|District 4]] of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]].<ref>[http://www.sbe.virginia.gov/Files/Cast%20Your%20Ballot/Candidate%20List/Official%20List%20of%2011_5_13%20House%20of%20Delegates%20Candidates%20by%20District.pdf ''Virginia State Board of Elections'', "2013 Official Candidates List for House of Delegates by District", Accessed July 11, 2013]</ref>
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}}{{tnr}} '''Augustus Benton Chafin''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 4. He was first elected to the chamber in 2013.
  
 
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* [http://virginiageneralassembly.gov/house/members/members.php?id=H0256 Del. Chafin's website]
 
* [http://www.tricities.com/news/local/article_e10bc67a-9030-11e2-a3cb-001a4bcf6878.html ''TriCities.com'', "Russell Co. attorney to run for 4th District Va. House seat," March 18, 2013]
 
* [http://www.tricities.com/news/local/article_e10bc67a-9030-11e2-a3cb-001a4bcf6878.html ''TriCities.com'', "Russell Co. attorney to run for 4th District Va. House seat," March 18, 2013]
 
* [http://vote-va.org/intro.aspx?state=va&id=vachafinabentonjr Vote VA profile]
 
* [http://vote-va.org/intro.aspx?state=va&id=vachafinabentonjr Vote VA profile]
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Revision as of 18:01, 14 January 2014

A. Benton Chafin
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Virginia House of Delegates, District 4
Incumbent
In office
January 8, 2014
Term ends
January 13, 2016
Years in position 0
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,640/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 5, 2013
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionAttorney and Farmer
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Augustus Benton Chafin is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 4. He was first elected to the chamber in 2013.

Biography

Chafin is a beef cattle farmer and an attorney with a local practice. He served as general counsel for the Russell County Industrial Development Authority for 18 years.[1]

Elections

2013

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013

Chafin won the 2013 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 4. Chafin ran unopposed in the June 11 Republican primary. He was unopposed in the general election which took place on November 5, 2013.[2]

Personal

Chafin and his wife, Lora, have three children, Sophia Vance, Audra Chafin and Augustus Chafin III.[1]

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Preceded by
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Virginia House of Delegates District 4
2014–present
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