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{{TOCnestright}}'''Algie Howell''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 90 since 2004.  
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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. 
  
A former member of the [[sunshinereview:Norfolk, Virginia|Norfolk]] Public School Board, Howell has worked as a business owner, educator, and served in the United States Air Force from 1956-1960.<ref>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=50927 Project Vote Smart - Delegate Alexander]</ref>
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==Biography==
 
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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, Virginia|Norfolk]] Public School Board, Howell worked as a business owner and educator. He served in the United States Air Force from 1956 to 1960.<ref>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=50927 Project Vote Smart - Delegate Alexander]</ref>
Howell earned his B.A. from Norfolk Division, Virginia State College in 1967 and his M.A. from the Hampton Institute in 1973.
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
 
===2012-2013===
 
===2012-2013===
In the 2012-2013 session, Howell has been appointed to the following committees:
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In the 2012-2013 session, Howell served on the following committees:
 
* [[Appropriations Committee, Virginia House|Appropriations]]
 
* [[Appropriations Committee, Virginia House|Appropriations]]
 
* [[Counties, Cities and Towns Committee, Virginia House|Counties, Cities and Towns]]
 
* [[Counties, Cities and Towns Committee, Virginia House|Counties, Cities and Towns]]
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**Campaign Finance Subcommittee
 
**Campaign Finance Subcommittee
  
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==Issues==
 
===Sponsored legislation===     
 
===Sponsored legislation===     
 
* HB 1615 Wireless telecommunications devices; prohibits use of text messaging while driving certain vehicles.  
 
* 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 1704 Smoke Free Air Act; smoking in public places, civil penalties.
 
* HB 2578 Novelty cigarette lighters; prohibiting purchase to persons under age of 18.<ref>[http://leg1.state.va.us/cgi-bin/legp504.exe?091+mbr+H168C Bill Tracking - Legislation as Chief Patron]</ref>
 
* HB 2578 Novelty cigarette lighters; prohibiting purchase to persons under age of 18.<ref>[http://leg1.state.va.us/cgi-bin/legp504.exe?091+mbr+H168C Bill Tracking - Legislation as Chief Patron]</ref>
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===Campaign themes===
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====2013====
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Howell's campaign website listed the following issues:<ref>[http://algiehowell.com/p/wfc/web/candidate/issue/public/ Algie T. Howell, Jr. for House of Delegates, Accessed May 9, 2013]</ref>
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* "Establish hospital and nursing home staffing standards for the elderly"
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* "Preserve current Medicare * Medicaid standards"
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* "Fully fund K-12 & higher education"
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* "Support pay raises for public school teachers, administrators & staff"
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* "Create good jobs, including green jobs, throughout Hampton Roads and Virginia"
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2013===
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013]]''
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Howell won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2013|2013 election]] for [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013|Virginia House of Delegates]] District 90. Howell defeated [[Richard James]] in the June 11 Democratic primary. He was unopposed in the general election which took place on November 5, 2013.<ref>[http://electionresults.virginia.gov/resultsSW.aspx?type=HOD&map=CTY ''Virginia Board of Elections,'' "Unofficial Primary Results," Accessed June 13, 2013]</ref><ref>[http://electionresults.virginia.gov/resultsSW.aspx?type=HOD&map=CTY  ''Virginia Board of Elections,'' “Official Results - 2013 General Election," accessed December 2, 2013]</ref>
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===2011===
 
===2011===
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011]]''
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===2009===
 
===2009===
The top 5 donors to Howell's 2009 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113879 Follow the Money - 2009 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
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Listed below are the top five donors to Howell's 2009 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113879 Follow the Money - 2009 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
 
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==Personal==
 
==Personal==
Howell and his wife, Leeser, have two children.
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Howell and his wife, Leeser, have two children and two grandchildren. They currently reside in Norfolk, Virginia.  
  
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==Recent news==
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*[http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/014f2f536999a31885256c0d005171db/0b5bd4b2f2d2bf4f85257535005773b1?OpenDocument Virginia House of Delegates - Rep. Howell]  
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*[http://web.archive.org/web/20130518172135/http://algiehowell.com/ Campaign website] (Archive)
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*[http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/a7b082ef6ed01eac85256c0d00515644/04fedfbce199b1a885257b64004568d2?OpenDocument Virginia House of Delegates - Rep. Howell]  
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=50927 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=50927 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=50927 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=50927 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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Revision as of 18:30, 30 December 2013

Algie Howell
Algie Howell.jpg
Virginia House of Delegates District 90
Incumbent
In office
2004 - Present
Term ends
January 13, 2016
Years in position 10
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$17,640/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 5, 2013
First elected2003
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
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
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 worked as a business owner and educator. He served in the United States Air Force from 1956 to 1960.[1]

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:

Issues

  • 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.[2]

Campaign themes

2013

Howell's campaign website listed the following issues:[3]

  • "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"

Elections

2013

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013

Howell won re-election in the 2013 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 90. Howell defeated Richard James in the June 11 Democratic primary. He was unopposed in the general election which took place on November 5, 2013.[4][5]

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.[6]

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. [7]

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.[8]

Virginia House of Delegates 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Algie Howell's campaign in 2011
American Federation For Children$7,500
House Democratic Caucas$7,000
Mcauliffe, Terrance$5,000
Perry, Wayne$4,012
VAD PAC$3,000
Total Raised in 2011 $79,737
Total Votes received in 2011 1,311
Cost of each vote received $60.82

2009

Listed below are the top five donors to Howell's 2009 campaign:[9]

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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