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|Name            = Anthony Flaccavento
 
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|Position        = U.S. House, Virginia, District 9
 
|Position        = U.S. House, Virginia, District 9
 
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{{tnr}}'''Anthony Flaccavento''' is a 2012 [[Democratic]] candidate seeking election to the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] representing [[Virginia's 9th congressional district elections, 2012|the 9th Congressional District]] of [[Virginia]]. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 12, 2012.
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{{tnr}}{{Retired candidate submit info}}'''Anthony Flaccavento''' was a 2012 [[Democratic]] candidate who sought election to the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] representing [[Virginia's 9th congressional district elections, 2012|the 9th Congressional District]] of [[Virginia]]. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 12, 2012.   He was defeated by [[Morgan Griffith]] on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/Elections/Virginia ''ABC News'' "2012 General Election Results"]</ref>
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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According to Flaccavento's website, his campaign themes included:
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* Taxes: "Fair regulatory, tax, labor and economic policies that stop subsidizing the 1%, huge corporations and off-shoring jobs at the expense of small to mid-size businesses, middle class homeowners, local banks, family and organic farms, and clean energy."
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* Jobs: "Creating jobs through support for dynamic small businesses, sustainable farmers, local banks and credit unions and young entrepreneurs."
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* Healthcare: "Health care policy that provides access to all citizens and that encourages healthy living, preventative and primary care and local innovations that improve care and reduce cost."<ref>[http://flaccaventoforthe9th.com/about-anthony/the-issues/ ''Flaccavento for the 9th'', "The Issues," Accessed September 26, 2012]</ref>
  
 
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia's 9th congressional district elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia's 9th congressional district elections, 2012]]''
  
Flaccavento is running in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]], representing [[United States House of Representatives elections in Virginia, 2012|Virginia's]] [[Virginia's 9th congressional district elections, 2012|9th District]]. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary and will face Republican incumbent [[Morgan Griffith]] in the November general election.<ref>[http://www.roanoke.com/politics/wb/309068 ''The Roanoke Times'' "Democrats pick Douglass, Flaccavento to challenge in 5th, 9th Districts," May 20, 2012]</ref>
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Flaccavento ran in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]], representing [[United States House of Representatives elections in Virginia, 2012|Virginia's]] [[Virginia's 9th congressional district elections, 2012|9th District]]. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary and faced Republican incumbent [[Morgan Griffith]] in the November general election.<ref>[http://www.roanoke.com/politics/wb/309068 ''The Roanoke Times'' "Democrats pick Douglass, Flaccavento to challenge in 5th, 9th Districts," May 20, 2012]</ref>  He was defeated by [[Morgan Griffith]] on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/Elections/Virginia ''ABC News'' "2012 General Election Results"]</ref>
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==Campaign donors==
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===2012===
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[[File:Anthony Flaccavento Donors 2012.PNG|right|375px|thumb|Breakdown of the source of Flaccavento's campaign funds before the 2012 election.]]
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Flaccavento lost an election to the [[U.S. House]] in 2012. During that election cycle, Flaccavento's campaign committee raised a total of $450,092 and spent $449,436.<ref>[http://www.opensecrets.org/races/summary.php?cycle=2012&id=VA09 ''Open Secrets'' "Anthony Flaccavento 2012 Election Cycle," Accessed April 9, 2013]</ref>
  
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{{Congress donor box 2012
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|Chamber = U.S. House, Virginia District 9
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = $450,092
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|total spent = $449,436
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|opponent raised = $1,399,363
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|opponent spent = $1,320,306
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|org1 = Intl Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
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|org2 = Louisville Stoneware
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|org3 = National Amusements Inc
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|org4 = United Mine Workers of America
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|org5 = Asbury & Gilbert
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|orgdonor1 = $5,000
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|orgdonor2 = $5,000
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|orgdonor3 = $5,000
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|orgdonor4 = $5,000
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|orgdonor5 = $4,000
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|ind1 = Retired
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|ind2 = Industrial Unions
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|ind3 = Lawyers/Law Firms
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|ind4 = Education
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|ind5 = Health Professionals
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|inddonor1 = $78,634
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|inddonor2 = $11,250
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|inddonor3 = $11,150
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|inddonor4 = $9,925
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|inddonor5 = $7,960
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Revision as of 08:13, 10 April 2013

Anthony Flaccavento
Anthony Flaccavento.jpg
Candidate for
U.S. House, Virginia, District 9
PartyDemocratic
Personal
ProfessionFarmer, Consulting firm Director
Websites
Campaign website
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Anthony Flaccavento was a 2012 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. House representing the 9th Congressional District of Virginia. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 12, 2012. He was defeated by Morgan Griffith on November 6, 2012.[1]

Issues

Campaign themes

According to Flaccavento's website, his campaign themes included:

  • Taxes: "Fair regulatory, tax, labor and economic policies that stop subsidizing the 1%, huge corporations and off-shoring jobs at the expense of small to mid-size businesses, middle class homeowners, local banks, family and organic farms, and clean energy."
  • Jobs: "Creating jobs through support for dynamic small businesses, sustainable farmers, local banks and credit unions and young entrepreneurs."
  • Healthcare: "Health care policy that provides access to all citizens and that encourages healthy living, preventative and primary care and local innovations that improve care and reduce cost."[2]

Elections

2012

See also: Virginia's 9th congressional district elections, 2012

Flaccavento ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing Virginia's 9th District. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary and faced Republican incumbent Morgan Griffith in the November general election.[3] He was defeated by Morgan Griffith on November 6, 2012.[4]

U.S. House, Virginia District 9 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Anthony Flaccavento 38.6% 116,400
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMorgan Griffith Incumbent 61.3% 184,882
     Write-In N/A 0.1% 376
Total Votes 301,658
Source: Virginia State Board of Elections "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

Campaign donors

2012

Breakdown of the source of Flaccavento's campaign funds before the 2012 election.

Flaccavento lost an election to the U.S. House in 2012. During that election cycle, Flaccavento's campaign committee raised a total of $450,092 and spent $449,436.[5]

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