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{{TOCnestright}}'''Algie Howell''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 90. He was first elected to the chamber in 2003.   
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{{TOCnestright}}'''Algie T. Howell, Jr.''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 90. He was first elected to the chamber in 2003.   
  
 
==Biography==
 
==Biography==

Revision as of 10:57, 29 May 2013

Algie Howell
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Virginia House of Delegates District 90
Incumbent
In office
2004 - Present
Term ends
January 8, 2014
Years in position 10
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$17,640/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First elected2003
Next generalNovember 5, 2013
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sNorfolk Division, Virginia State College, 1967
Master'sHampton Institute, 1973
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Air Force
Years of service4
Personal
Birthday01/08/1938
Place of birthHolland, VA
ProfessionEducator/Business owner
ReligionProtestant
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Algie T. Howell, Jr. is a Democratic member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 90. He was first elected to the chamber in 2003.

Biography

Howell earned his B.A. from Norfolk Division, Virginia State College in 1967 and his M.A. from the Hampton Institute in 1973. A former member of the Norfolk Public School Board, Howell has worked as a business owner and educator. He served in the United States Air Force from 1956-1960.[1]

Campaign Themes

2013

Howell's campaign website listed the following issues:[2]

  • "Establish hospital and nursing home staffing standards for the elderly"
  • "Preserve current Medicare * Medicaid standards"
  • "Fully fund K-12 & higher education"
  • "Support pay raises for public school teachers, administrators & staff"
  • "Create good jobs, including green jobs, throughout Hampton Roads and Virginia"

Committee assignments

2012-2013

In the 2012-2013 session, Howell served on the following committees:

2010-2011

In the 2010-2011 session, Howell served on the following committees:

  • HB 1615 Wireless telecommunications devices; prohibits use of text messaging while driving certain vehicles.
  • HB 1704 Smoke Free Air Act; smoking in public places, civil penalties.
  • HB 2578 Novelty cigarette lighters; prohibiting purchase to persons under age of 18.[3]

Elections

2013

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013

Howellran in the 2013 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 90. Howell is opposed by Richard James in the June 11 Democratic primary. The general election takes place on November 5, 2013.

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Howell won re-election to District 90 of the Virginia House of Delegates. He defeated Richard James in the primary on August 23, 2011 and ran unopposed in the November 8 general election.[4]

Virginia House of Delegates Democratic Primary, 2011
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngAlgie Howell Incumbent 59.8% 1,311
Richard James 40.2% 883
Total Votes 2,194

2009

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009

In 2009, Howell was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. [5]

Virginia House of Delegates General Election, District 90 (2009)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Algie Howell (D) 7,398
Jason Call (R) 3,672

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Howell received $79,737 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[6]

2009

The top 5 donors to Howell's 2009 campaign:[7]

Contributor 2009 total
ActBlue $21,708
Virginia Legislative Black Caucus $7,500
VAD-PAC $6,750
Dominion $2,000
Medical Society of Virginia PAC $2,000

Personal

Howell and his wife, Leeser, have two children and two grandchildren. They currently reside in Norfolk, Virginia.

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Preceded by
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Virginia House of Delegates District 90
2004–present
Succeeded by
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