Barbara Comstock

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Barbara Comstock
Barbara Comstock.jpg
Virginia House of Delegates District 34
Incumbent
In office
January 13, 2010 - Present
Term ends
January 8, 2014
Years in position 4
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,640/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 3, 2009
Next generalNovember 5, 2013
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sMiddlebury College
J.D.Georgetown University Law Center
Personal
ProfessionFounding Partner, Corallo Comstock
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Barbara Comstock is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 34 since 2010.

Comstock is a founding partner of Corallo Comstock. She previously worked as a Blank Rome, LLP and Blank Rome Government Relations, LLC. Comstock earned her B.A. in political science from Middlebury College and her J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

2010-2011

In the 2010-2011 session, Comstock served on the following committees:

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Barbara Comstock endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [1]

Elections

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Comstock won re-election to District 34 of the Virginia House of Delegates. She was uncontested in the August 23 primary and defeated Pamela Danner (D) in the November 8 general election.[2]

Virginia House of Delegates, District 34 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBarbara Comstock Incumbent 54.8% 11,628
     Democratic Pamela Danner 45.2% 9,573
Total Votes 21,201

2009

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2009

In 2009, Comstock was elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. She defeated incumbent Margaret Vanderhye in the General Election. [3]

Virginia House of Delegates General Election, District 34 (2009)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Barbara Comstock (R) 12,636
Margaret Vanderhye (D) 12,214

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Comstock received $898,370 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Virginia House of Delegates 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Barbara Comstock's campaign in 2011
Virginia Republican Party$107,177
Dominion Leadership Trust$104,104
Opportunity Virginia PAC$35,101
Howell For Delegate$35,000
Singer, Paul$25,000
Total Raised in 2011 $898,370
Total Votes received in 2011 11,628
Cost of each vote received $77.26

2009

The top 5 donors to Comstock's 2009 campaign:[5]

Contributor 2009 total
Republican Party of Virginia $130,577
Dominion Leadership Trust $28,075
Paul Singer $25,000
Presidential Coalition LLC $15,000
Bob J. Perry $3,500

Personal

Barbara and her husband, Chip, have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Margaret Vanderhye
Virginia House of Delegates District 34
2010-present
Succeeded by
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