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Alvin Peschke
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Candidate for
Virginia House District 75
PartyRepublican
Education
Bachelor'sIndiana State University, 1978
Personal
Birthday4/30/1950
Place of birthHammond, IN
Websites
Campaign website
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Alvin Peschke (b. April 30, 1950) was a 2013 Republican candidate for District 75 of the Virginia House of Delegates.[1]

Biography

Peschke graduated from Indiana State University in 1978 with a bachelor's degree in accounting. He served 25 years in the Navy, including several years before college, and has worked as a farmer.[2]

Issues

Campaign themes

2013

Peschke’s website highlighted the following campaign themes:[3]

  • Jobs

Excerpt: "As a small businessman, Al understands the challenges involved with running a business and making payroll. If elected to the House of Delegates Al would bring this experience with him and work to lower the tax burden on Virginia businesses and eliminate the bureaucratic red tape that slows job creation. Al knows the best way to create jobs is to reduce government spending and provide incentives to businesses to create long-term jobs in order to put Virginians back to work and get government out of the way of job creators."

  • Economy

Excerpt: "Al wants to strengthen our economy and attract new businesses, entrepreneurs and startups to Virginia. He knows that it needs to be easier and more affordable for businesses to retain and hire new employees. That’s why he will fight to keep taxes low and reduce regulations that stand in the way of job creation. Al will work to cut the waste and bring more stability and certainty to our economy."

  • Govt. Accountability

Excerpt: "Al will lead the fight in Richmond to make government more transparent and accountable. He will take advantage of new technologies to stay connected to the public and keep them informed of all legislative actions. Al strongly believes that taxpayers deserve to have all the information on how their money is being spent."

Elections

2013

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2013

Peschke is running in the 2013 election for Virginia House of Delegates District 75. Peschke ran unopposed in the June 11 Republican primary. The general election takes place on November 5, 2013.

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

Peschke ran for election to the District 75 seat of the Virginia House of Delegates. He obtained the GOP nomination and was defeated by incumbent Roz Tyler (D) in the November 8 general election.[4]

Virginia House of Delegates, District 75 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRoz Tyler Incumbent 66.1% 12,613
     Republican Alvin Peschke 33.9% 6,460
Total Votes 19,073

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