|Virginia House of Delegates District 90|
|2004 - Present|
|January 8, 2014|
|Years in position||10|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 8, 2011|
|Next general||November 5, 2013|
|Bachelor's||Norfolk Division, Virginia State College, 1967|
|Master's||Hampton Institute, 1973|
|Service/branch||United States Air Force|
|Years of service||4|
|Place of birth||Holland, VA|
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.
Howell's campaign website listed the following issues:
- "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"
In the 2012-2013 session, Howell served on the following committees:
In the 2010-2011 session, Howell served on the following committees:
- Capital Outlay Subcommittee
- Higher Education Subcommittee
- Transportation Subcommittee
- Health, Welfare and Institutions
- Subcommittee #1
- Subcommittee #4
- Counties, Cities and Towns
- Subcommittee #2
- Privileges and Elections
- Campaign Finance Subcommittee
- 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.
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.
|Virginia House of Delegates Democratic Primary, 2011|
|Algie Howell Incumbent||59.8%||1,311|
In 2009, Howell was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. 
|Virginia House of Delegates General Election, District 90 (2009)|
|Algie Howell (D)||7,398|
|Jason Call (R)||3,672|
In 2011, Howell received $79,737 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|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|
|Total Raised in 2011||$79,737|
|Total Votes received in 2011||1,311|
|Cost of each vote received||$60.82|
The top 5 donors to Howell's 2009 campaign:
|Virginia Legislative Black Caucus||$7,500|
|Medical Society of Virginia PAC||$2,000|
Howell and his wife, Leeser, have two children and two grandchildren. They currently reside in Norfolk, Virginia.
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- Campaign website
- Virginia House of Delegates - Rep. Howell
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions:2009, 2007, 2005, 2003
- Richmond Sunlight profile
- Virginia Public Access Project profile
- Project Vote Smart - Delegate Alexander
- Algie T. Howell, Jr. for House of Delegates, Accessed May 9, 2013
- Bill Tracking - Legislation as Chief Patron
- Virginia Board of Elections, "Unofficial Primary Results," Accessed June 13, 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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