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  |Position = Virginia House of Delegates District 90
 
  |Position = Virginia House of Delegates District 90
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  |Status = Former member
  |Tenure = 2004 - Present
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  |Tenure = 2004 - 2014
  |Term ends = January 8, 2014
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  |Last election = [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]]
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  |Profession = Educator/Business owner
 
  |Profession = Educator/Business owner
 
  |Religion = Protestant
 
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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.
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{{TOCnestright}}'''Algie T. Howell, Jr.''' is a former [[Democratic]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing [[Virginia House of Delegates District 90|District 90]] from 2003 to June 30, 2014.<ref>[http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/august-special-elections-set-for-2-va-house-seats/2014/07/01/86f81b2a-011d-11e4-9a6a-955ebcaa3334_story.html ''The Washington Post'', "August special elections set for 2 Va. House seats," July 1, 2014]</ref>
  
 
==Biography==
 
==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 [[sunshinereview:Norfolk, Virginia|Norfolk]] Public School Board, Howell has worked as a business owner and educator. He 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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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 name=bio>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=50927 ''Project Vote Smart'', "Delegate Howell," accessed May 15, 2014]</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"
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2014-2015===
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At the beginning of the 2014 legislative session, Howell served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|year = 2014
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|Chamber = House
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|Committee1 =Appropriations
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|Chair1=
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|Committee2 = Health, Welfare and Institutions
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|Chair2=
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|Committee3 = Privileges and Elections
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|Chair3=
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|Committee4 = Rules
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|Chair4=
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}}
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===2012-2013===
 
===2012-2013===
In the 2012-2013 session, Howell served on the following committees:
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In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Howell served on the following committees:
* [[Appropriations Committee, Virginia House|Appropriations]]
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* [[Counties, Cities and Towns Committee, Virginia House|Counties, Cities and Towns]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Health, Welfare and Institutions Committee, Virginia House|Health, Welfare and Institutions]]
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|State = Virginia
* [[Privileges and Elections Committee, Virginia House|Privileges and Elections]]
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|year = 2012
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|Chamber = House
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|Committee1 =Appropriations
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|Chair1=
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|Committee2 = Counties, Cities and Towns
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|Chair2=
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|Committee3 = Health, Welfare and Institutions
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|Chair3=
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|Committee4 = Privileges and Elections
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|Chair4=
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}}
  
 
===2010-2011===
 
===2010-2011===
In the 2010-2011 session, Howell served on the following committees:
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In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Howell served on the following committees:
*[[Appropriations Committee, Virginia House|Appropriations]]
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**Capital Outlay Subcommittee
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{{Committee Assignments
**Higher Education Subcommittee
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|State = Virginia
**Transportation Subcommittee
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|Collapse=Yes
*[[Health, Welfare and Institutions Committee, Virginia House|Health, Welfare and Institutions]]
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|year = 2010
**Subcommittee #1
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|Chamber = House
**Subcommittee #4
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|Committee1 =Appropriations
*[[Counties, Cities and Towns Committee, Virginia House|Counties, Cities and Towns]]
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|Chair1=
**Subcommittee #2
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|Committee2 = Health, Welfare and Institutions
*[[Privileges and Elections Committee, Virginia House|Privileges and Elections]]
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|Chair2=
**Campaign Finance Subcommittee
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|Committee3 = Counties, Cities and Towns
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|Chair3=
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|Committee4 = Privileges and Elections
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|Chair4=
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}}
  
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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>
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* 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 ''Virginia State Legislature'', "Bill Tracking - Legislation as Chief Patron," accessed May 15, 2014]</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>[https://web.archive.org/web/20130731220739/http://algiehowell.com/p/wfc/web/candidate/issue/public/ ''Algie T. Howell, Jr. for House of Delegates'', "Issues," 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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:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013]]''
  
Howell {{2013isrunning}} 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. The general election takes 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>
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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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|winner1 = Algie Howell, Jr.
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|candidate2 = Richard James
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|votes1 = 1759
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|votes2 = 821
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===2011===
 
===2011===
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 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.<ref>[https://www.voterinfo.sbe.virginia.gov/election/DATA/2011/EB178FD6-875D-4B0D-A295-900A0482F523/Official/8_s.shtml ''Virginia State Board of Elections'' - November 2011 General Election Official Results]</ref>
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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.<ref>[https://www.voterinfo.sbe.virginia.gov/election/DATA/2011/EB178FD6-875D-4B0D-A295-900A0482F523/Official/8_s.shtml ''Virginia State Board of Elections'', "November 2011 General Election Official Results," accessed May 15, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009]]''
  
In 2009, Howell was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=VA&y=2009#results_summary_H Virginia House of Delegates 2009 General Election Results]</ref>
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In 2009, Howell was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=VA&y=2009#results_summary_H ''Follow the Money'', "Virginia House of Delegates 2009 General Election Results," accessed May 15, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
 
===2011===
 
===2011===
In 2011, Howell received $79,737 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=VA&y=2011&f=H&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2011 contributions]</ref>
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In 2011, Howell received $79,737 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=VA&y=2011&f=H&so=O#sorttable ''Follow the Money'', "2011 Campaign Contributions," accessed May 15, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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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," accessed May 15, 2014]</ref>
 
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==Personal==
 
==Personal==
Howell and his wife, Leeser, have two children and two grandchildren. They currently reside in Norfolk, Virginia.  
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Howell and his wife, Leeser, have two children and two grandchildren. They currently reside in Norfolk, Virginia.<ref name=bio/>
  
 
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==See also==
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*[[Virginia State Legislature]]
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*[[Virginia House of Delegates]]
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*[[Virginia House of Delegates#Standing committees|Virginia House of Delegates Committees]]
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*[[Virginia state legislative districts]]
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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* [http://www.algiehowell.com/ Campaign website]
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*[http://web.archive.org/web/20130518172135/http://algiehowell.com/ Campaign website] (Archive)
*[http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/014f2f536999a31885256c0d005171db/0b5bd4b2f2d2bf4f85257535005773b1?OpenDocument Virginia House of Delegates - Rep. Howell]  
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*[http://dela.state.va.us/dela/MemBios.nsf/a7b082ef6ed01eac85256c0d00515644/04fedfbce199b1a885257b64004568d2?OpenDocument Virginia House of Delegates - Rep. Howell]
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*[http://openstates.org/va/legislators/VAL000078/algie-t-howell-jr/ Profile from Open States]
 
*[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]
*Campaign Contributions:[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113879 2009], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94969 2007], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77295 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19379 2003]
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*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113879 2009], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94969 2007], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77295 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=19379 2003]
 
*[http://www.richmondsunlight.com/legislator/athowell/ Richmond Sunlight profile]
 
*[http://www.richmondsunlight.com/legislator/athowell/ Richmond Sunlight profile]
 
*[http://www.vpap.org/candidates/profile/home/56472 Virginia Public Access Project profile]
 
*[http://www.vpap.org/candidates/profile/home/56472 Virginia Public Access Project profile]
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Algie Howell
Algie Howell.jpg
Virginia House of Delegates District 90
Former member
In office
2004 - 2014
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 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
CandidateVerification
Algie T. Howell, Jr. is a former Democratic member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 90 from 2003 to June 30, 2014.[1]

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.[2]

Committee assignments

2014-2015

At the beginning of the 2014 legislative session, Howell served on the following committees:

Virginia Committee Assignments, 2014
Appropriations
Health, Welfare and Institutions
Privileges and Elections
Rules

2012-2013

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

2010-2011

In the 2010-2011 legislative 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.[3]

Campaign themes

2013

Howell's campaign website listed the following issues:[4]

  • "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.[5][6]

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.[7]

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.[8]

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.[9]

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:[10]

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.[2]

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